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Active Parramatta Van

The Mobile active Parramatta Van
The Active Parramatta Van is temporarily suspended. Alternative arrangements to programming can be found on this page. This decision was made in response to the current circumstances presented by Coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit City of Parramatta's COVID-19 webpage for the latest information.


The Active Parramatta Van is a free service operated by the City of Parramatta.

The Active Parramatta Van aims to make Parramatta a more active, healthy and connected city by delivering community health programs targeting early years’ development, primary school-aged children, youth, adults and seniors by promoting healthy lifestyles, better ageing and lifelong learning.

The objectives of the Active Parramatta Van include:

  • Increasing awareness of the benefits of healthy and active lifestyles;
  • Increasing participation to improve the community’s health and well-being;
  • Improving community cohesion and connectedness through active participation and social inclusion;
  • Increasing opportunities to engage with local youth through active participation and counsel;
  • Providing access to literacy and educational programs to connect residents with their local communities; and
  • Increasing the presence of partner organisations to deliver community-based, health and well-being outcomes.

Current programs

Online program guides:

How to use ZOOM on smart phones
How to use ZOOM on computers
How to use Kahoot
How to use Kahoot on a device

Online Programs:

Free programs that are designed and delivered in-house by the Active Parramatta Van staff who are qualified and experienced health professionals.

Program Name



How to register

Free Mums N Bubs Fitness

Tuesdays, 20 Oct – 8 Dec

11am – 11:30am


Free Rhythm Aerobics

Tuesdays, 17 Nov - 8 Dec

12pm – 12:30pm


Better Ageing fitness at home:

The Active Parramatta Van invites you to sign up for our new program, Better Ageing fitness at home. This free program has been designed to keep people over 65 active from the comfort of your own home, and has been developed in response to the social distancing measures in place due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Whether we guide you through fitness programs via an online live video link, by posting printed programs to your home or taking you through sessions over the phone, there is an option to suit everyone.

Please read the Terms and Conditions of the Active Parramatta Online Programs before registering. 

To register, contact Nicholas on recreation@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au or 9806 5269

Stay connected and engaged with Parramatta from the comfort of your home. This is our HOME, from your home. This is HOME AT PARRAMATTA. To discover more online events, arts & culture and activities, click here to visit the website. Tag us @atparramatta.com, #atparramatta to share your slice of HOME.