Whether you prefer swimming, cycling or sweating it out in a class, there's an activity in Stonnington to match your fitness level—and then improve it! Interested in joining a new team? Browse our directory of over 60 sporting clubs below, covering everything from basketball to table tennis.
Heated and open year-round, both the Harold Holt Swim Centre and the Prahran Aquatic Centre are great places to keep fit. Stay active and alert during a five-week self defence class or improve your two-wheeled skills with the Cycling Education Program. Browse below for a full list of free and affordable activities for all ages.
To meet your needs for sport and recreation in Stonnington, we have in place the Recreation Strategy 2014-2024(PDF, 687KB) . This provides our framework to plan, develop and implement initiatives that encourage and increase health and wellbeing for the community.
Sporting Clubs and Sports for All Abilities
The City of Stonnington encourages people of all ages and abilities to participate in sport.
The City of Stonnington promotes active recreation for people of all ages with a range of exciting, and often free, programs that offer social and physical health benefits. So, go on, be active!
Personal training sessions for individuals and groups is very much part of Stonnington's health and fitness landscape. However, it is necessary for personal trainers to apply to Council for a permit which are issued free of charge subject to conditions being met.
The City of Stonnington offers a choice of recreational facilities suitable for activities ranging from theatre, meetings and gentle exercise to dance, sport and even gymnastics.
Sport is high on the agenda at Stonnington where we boast a range of excellent facilities for the likes of football, netball, tennis, basketball, skate boarding, as well as the beautiful Yarra River for rowing.
Malvern Tennis Centre and Orrong Park Tennis Centre
Malvern Tennis Centre and Orrong Park Tennis Centre will have new management from 1 January 2019