Award winning swim instructors

Award winning swim instructors

Article by Maddie Jordan, YMCA Swim School Coordinator. Here at the YMCA of Hobart we have a fantastic team of swimming instructors. Recently some of our staff were nominated and received awards for their excellent work.  Austswim Annual State Awards nominees were Kim Hill, Alyce Hennessy and Ada Crantock with both Kim and Ada receiving… Read more…

Reducing our footprint

Reducing our footprint

By YMCA Programs Officer, Louise Ims Since 2018 the YMCA at Glenorchy has been working towards reducing our environmental impact and providing ways for our members to participate. As a way to reduce our waste we changed from using single use plates to using reusable plates and cutlery.  As our staff love their coffee, we… Read more…

Learn 2 Swim Week at the YMCA

Learn 2 Swim Week at the YMCA

FREE swimming lessons for under-fives! It’s the time of the year when we all start to think about that great Aussie pastime – swimming! Little kids are drawn to the water like magnets, which is why it is so important that we start teaching them lifesaving water skills early. We are excited to be partnering… Read more…

Swing into Spring

Swing into Spring

**Sale ends soon…** Join and Get 30 Days Free* at Rosny Golf… Become a Rosny Park Golf Member in September and get your first 30 days of Golf completely free… Memberships start as low as $10* per week and you can play as often as you like with no further green fees. Enjoy weekly GA… Read more…

New Wellness Classes in Glenorchy

New Wellness Classes in Glenorchy

Barossa Park YMCA Wellness Centre is proud to be able to offer a new range of wellness studio classes at our state of the art facility, located in Glenorchy.  Classes in Tai Chi, Yoga, Pilates and more are available.  For more information, please check out the wellness Studio Timetable… View the Wellness Studio Timetable here… Read more…

Adult Swimming Lessons

Adult Swimming Lessons

Adult Swimming Lessons >>1st Lessons Free<< Get fitter Improve your stroke Swim with confidence Weekly small group lessons focusing on building your individual ability, for beginners to advanced swimmers. Session are on every Monday and Thursday. Beginner sessions: Monday 6:30-7pm Intermediate Sessions: Monday and Thursday 6-6:30pm Advanced Sessions: Monday 6-6:30pm and Thursday 5:30-6pm Only $17.8… Read more…

Happy Birthday YMCA – 175 years!

Happy Birthday YMCA – 175 years!

Happy 175th birthday YMCA 🎂 The YMCA was founded in on 6 June, 1844 during the Industrial Revolution in England, a time of great despair and poverty. George Williams, a truly inspired 22 year old, decided that something had to be done. He gathered together a few friends to form a society that met regularly… Read more…

YMCA’s ‘CEO For A Day’

YMCA’s ‘CEO For A Day’

Chloe Morgan, our Chief of business development, recently got the chance to participate in the YMCA’s ‘Young CEO Movement’. This national program provides opportunities for staff at Y’s all around Australia to work with their CEO’s & receive training opportunities to develop leadership skills, build connectivity & truly live our belief of young inspired people.… Read more…

Glenorchy Aqua-Play – Sensory Playgroup

Glenorchy Aqua-Play – Sensory Playgroup

Creating fun experiences for physical development. The YMCA Aqua-Play Sensory Playgroup is all about creating fun experiences for physical development, social interaction and also building parental support networks. Our Playgroup instructor can help you learn about water safety, child development activities & water activities that you can do on your own. All activities are self-paced… Read more…

Active Kids After School Program

Active Kids After School Program

Active Kids After School Program is a 45 min program for kids aged 7-12 that focuses on fun, game based activities such as dodge ball and other sports.  While kids do get a great workout and learn sports skills, the focus of the program is to keep it fun and entertaining for kids of all… Read more…

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