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Castle Hill Goat Track | Townsville

Townsville

Start your Friday off with an invigorating walk up the Castle Hill main goat track. Once we reach the peak, enjoy the stunning views and a rest before we head back down. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself, and up to one other adult and

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free
Event Series TAFRD – Jiu-Jitsu | Townsville

TAFRD – Jiu-Jitsu | Townsville

Townsville

Come and join us for a Jiu-Jitsu class with an experienced Jiu-Jitsu coach. Get fitter, learn something new and build your mental focus in this 1-hour session. This class is for any level of fitness or knowledge, beginner or experienced. These classes will run one Thursday a month for June, July & August. Full bathroom

Free

Train like a Ninja | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for a ninja play session at Ninja Parc these school holidays Training 'like a ninja' helps improve things such as balance, co-ordination, endurance, grip strength and overall strength and power, plus it's a lot of fun! This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself, and

Free
Event Series Monthly Art Classes | Virtual

Monthly Art Classes | Virtual

ACTCS , Australia +31 more

Art provides food for the soul. Each month we will dabble in a different type of beginner-friendly art mediums. Classes will offer opportunities to be expressive, focused and reflective. July: Paint your Pet August: Funky Giraffes September: Spring Flora These classes are perfect if you're looking to boost workplace wellbeing in your office, want to

Free

TAFRD | Driving Range | Townsville

Townsville

Join us at the Driving Range to see how accurate your swings are. Connect with your partner, family member, and other local first responders and their partners. It's a fun way to keep fit, connect and stay active! This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself, and

Free

TAFRD – Barefoot Bowls | Townsville

Townsville

Kick off your shoes and enjoy an afternoon barefoot "on the green" learning the art of lawn bowls! This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself, and up to one other adult and up to two children.  All Fortem Wellbeing Activities are underpinned by the 5 Ways to Wellbeing.

Free

Bunnings – Make a terrarium | Townsville

Townsville

Brighten up your indoor space and create your own unique terrarium in this creative and fun activity. A terrarium is a collection of small, decorative plants, growing in a glass bowl. A terrarium lives inside and only needs to be watered intermittently, making it great for those who are looking for a low-maintenance introduction to

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free

TAFRD – First Responder BBQ | Townsville

Townsville

In celebration of Thank a First Responder Day, we invite all first responders and their families to join Fortem at CQU Townsville for a BBQ. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself, and up to one other adult and up to two children.  All Fortem Wellbeing

Free

TAFRD – Cotters Markets | Townsville

Townsville

The weekly Sunday Cotters markets in Townsville will be a celebration of First Responders for TAFRD 2024. The community will be encouraged to share messages of gratitude and thanks for the amazing job first responders do in the community. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself,

Free

TAFRD – NQ Cowboys Community Corner | Townsville

Townsville

Community Corner has been giving charities and community organisations a voice at game day for 15 years. The program provides a dedicated space on the Northern Green of Queensland Country Bank Stadium to community groups and organisations to showcase their contribution to the North Queensland community. Fortem will participate in Community Corner at the Cowboys v

Free

TAFRD | MindBody | Townsville

Townsville

Start your Friday morning on the beachfront with this MindBody session designed to leave you feeling energised and restored. This session includes 60 mins of gentle stretching, Pilates and mindfulness and is the perfect way to start your day. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself,

Free
Event Series TAFRD – Jiu-Jitsu | Townsville

TAFRD – Jiu-Jitsu | Townsville

Townsville

Come and join us for a Jiu-Jitsu class with an experienced Jiu-Jitsu coach. Get fitter, learn something new and build your mental focus in this 1-hour session. This class is for any level of fitness or knowledge, beginner or experienced. These classes will run one Thursday a month for June, July & August. Full bathroom

Free

TAFRD | Coffee and Connect | Townsville

Townsville

Come and grab a coffee "on the (Fortem) house" in celebration of Thank a First Responder Day. Grab a take-away or stay and chat with other members of the First Responder Community. The Fortem Team will be there to greet you from 9am to 11am (drop in at any point). A great way to start

Free
Event Series Monthly Art Classes | Virtual

Monthly Art Classes | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Art provides food for the soul. Each month we will dabble in a different type of beginner-friendly art mediums. Classes will offer opportunities to be expressive, focused, and reflective. May: Loveable Llamas. June: Drawing Techniques for Beginners. These classes are perfect if you're looking to boost workplace wellbeing in your office, want to improve your

Free

Walk Mount Louisa | Townsville

Townsville

Join us on this 3.5km circuit track to take in stunning sweeping views over Townsville, Cleveland Bay, magnetic Island and Kirwan. This track is a well-constructed, official bushwalking track that has over 1,700 steps. The track winds its way up the contours of the mountain eastward and then turns to the west and comes back

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free

Condiment Class – Crackers and Cashew Cheese | Virtual

ACTCS , Australia +31 more

Learn how easy it is to make homemade crackers that are packed with protein and will last for a month in an airtight container. We will also discover how delicious and easy it is to make homemade cashew cheese - a perfect match to go with the crackers. Important note: This online activities is accessed via

Free

Recover and Rejuvenate | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for the ultimate rejuvenation session as we enhance your physical and mental wellbeing with 3 different recovery techniques. Spend approximately 2 hours relaxing your mind and body with Compression technology, Infared Sauna and NuCalm. Compression Technology: This therapy helps reduce muscle fatigue, enhances circulation, and aids in flushing out toxins, setting the stage

Free
Event Series Monthly Art Classes | Virtual

Monthly Art Classes | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Art provides food for the soul. Each month we will dabble in a different type of beginner-friendly art mediums. Classes will offer opportunities to be expressive, focused, and reflective. May: Loveable Llamas. June: Drawing Techniques for Beginners. These classes are perfect if you're looking to boost workplace wellbeing in your office, want to improve your

Free

Social Smoothies | Townsville

Townsville

Come and enjoy a Friday morning walk or run on the strand. Afterwards we will enjoy a smoothie or cuppa together as we enjoy the relaxed Northern Queensland vibe and stunning views. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve here). Register yourself, and up to one other adult

Free

Outrigging on the Strand | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for a morning of social paddling on the gorgeous Strand. This outrigging session will include the culture of outrigging, safety on the water, and basic outrigging techniques, followed by scenic paddling along The Strand with maybe a few friendly races included! This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who

Free

Yoga | Townsville

Townsville

Escape the demands of everyday life in this yoga class. Target areas of tension through gentle movement and breathing techniques. This class is perfect for everyone, beginner to experienced. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve). Register yourself, and up to one other adult and up to two

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free

Ice Skating | Townsville

Townsville

Join us as we escape the heat and skate through the school holidays! Enjoy 2 hours of Ice Skating with your family and other first responders. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve here). Register yourself, and up to one other adult and up to two children (your

Free

Vegan Cooking | Sri Lankan Curry and Kitchari | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Indian (Kitchari) and Sri Lankan food lends well to a vegan diet. These two meals are great as the flavours infuse making them taste even better the next day and also a portion of them can be saved to pop into the freezer for those days you are too busy to cook. This online activities

Free

Geocaching Adventure | Townsville

Townsville

Come and have a fun morning out trying this high-tech treasure hunting game. This fun activity can be experienced by all ages, involves challenging yourself to locate hidden containers (Geocaches) using coordinates and then solve the puzzle or sign the log. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve

Free

Axe Throwing | Townsville

Townsville

Unleash your adventurous spirit through the thrill of axe throwing in state-of-the-art facilities. Learn to throw an axe and play a range of fun and challenging games designed to work your mind and body and relieve stress! From beginners to pros, everyone's in for an exhilarating experience. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free

Canvas Paint Pour Art | Bunnings | Townsville

Townsville

Explore your creative side and create your own stunning artwork in this acrylic paint pouring workshop. Be shown how to mix and pour paint for maximum effect in this step-by-step workshop that is fun, relaxing and unpredictable! This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve here). Register yourself, and

Free

River Walk | Townsville

Townsville

Meet us for a 3 - 5km walk (or run) along the stunning Ross River. This is a great opportunity to meet some new people, get some exercise, or just get out and about. Following the walk, we will finish at a local coffee shop for a cuppa. This free wellbeing activity is for first

Free

Reformer Pilates | Townsville

Townsville

Get moving with reformer Pilates. Whether you're new to Pilates or have done it before this session will combine traditional Pilates moves with strengthening and toning aspects of circuit training for a great full body workout. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve here). Register yourself, and up

Free

Beach Walk | Townsville

Townsville

Come and enjoy a relaxed afternoon walk at the stunning Rowes Bay beach. Participants can come along for the walk and learn more about Fortem Australia and what activities/services we provide, as well as meet new people and develop relationships through socialising. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we

Free

Breathe Easy: Transformative Breathwork Workshop | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Fortem Australia is thrilled to introduce a Breathwork Workshop designed for first responders in an era where well-being takes precedence. Taught by a seasoned Intensive Care Paramedic of 23 years, this transformative workshop is crafted to enhance resilience, supercharge exercise performance, and provide practical tools for managing anxiety, panic disorders, and sleep issues. This free

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free

Fishing Charter | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for this half day fishing charter at the start of the open Barramundi season as we explore the best fishing locations Townsville has to offer. The charter will start with live bait catching and on any given day you could experience encounters with many species such as Mangrove Jack, Fingermark, Javelin (commonly known

Free

Coffee & Connect | Townsville

Townsville

Come and grab a coffee "on the (Fortem) house". Pop into one of Townsville's popular coffee spots and grab a take-away OR stay and chat with other members of the First Responder Community. The Fortem Team will be there to greet you from 9:30am to 11:00am (drop in at any point). A great way to

Free

Let’s Make Probiotic Rich Foods | Kimchi and Jamu | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Explore the fun of making Kimchi and Jamu. Part art and part science, you will learn the process of creating probiotic-rich foods that are both delicious and healthy! Kimchi originates from Korea, where most homes have a dedicated kimchi fridge. Jamu originates from Java, is a health tonic and is thought to have been around

Free

Bunnings – Paint a Pot Plant | Townsville

Townsville

Come and join us to design and decorate your own pot plant. This activity will allow your creative side to shine, and you get to take home a gorgeous new pot plant for your house/garden. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve here). Register yourself, and up to

Free
Event Series Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Greek Cooking Class | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one-off class or to join them all. You will get to learn how to cook a delicious Greek dish to eat for the evening dinner alongside other first responders and their families. The recipes will vary

Free

School Holiday Baking – Triple Chocolate Brownies | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Spend your Saturday morning school holidays learning how to make triple chocolate brownies! YUM. This is a great one for the kids and adults alike. This virtual class has been designed to give participants and their families the opportunity to come together in a one off class. Important note: This online activity is accessed via

Air Locker Training | Townsville

Townsville

Come and train in an altitude environment in the brand-new Townsville Air Locker gym. Simulated altitude training is designed to mimic the effects of training at high altitudes with less oxygen in the air. Training at altitude is proven to help decrease average heart rate and blood pressure plus increase your energy levels, improve focus

Family Golf Day | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for this fun family friendly day of golf. Enjoy a round of traditional golf on the Par 3 course or play a game of ÔÇÿFootGolf' for kids or adults who are looking for a something a little simpler! We will also have Christmas craft activities and games for those with young kids or

Free

Restorative Yoga | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for a restful yoga class that starts with some slow gentle movement designed to release stress and tension from the body. We will then move into a mindfulness practice that will calm and settle your mind into a state of deep relaxation. This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out

Free

Meet and Draw a Christmas Reindeer | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Get in the festive spirit and learn how to draw a reindeer in this virtual drawing class. You'll base your illustrations on real-life animals. Start with a virtual meet and greet and animal tour via zoom, from the comfort of your home or office. You will meet Cindy the miniature donkey who thinks she is

Free

Build a Serving Tray Workshop | Bunnings | Townsville

Townsville

Join us for this fun family friendly craft activity to build and decorate a serving tray. The perfect activity to do with the kids to enjoy some time together and maybe even make a gorgeous gift for someone for Christmas! This free wellbeing activity is for first responder families (check out who we serve here).

Free

Learn to Bake | Scones | Virtual

Townsville +29 more

Spend your Saturday morning learning how to make old-school scones with jam and cream! This is a great one for kids and adults alike. This online activity is accessed via Zoom. There is no need to download any software as Zoom can be accessed through most internet browsers. This free wellbeing activity is for first

Free

Family Ten Pin Bowling | Townsville

Townsville

Come along and join us and bring the family for an afternoon of Ten Pin Bowling. Together we will aim to knock over a few pins, share a laugh or two between strikes and engage in some competitive family fun. The sport of Ten Pin not only provides physical and mental health benefits through exercise

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