Thrive: Active living program

Victoria University's active living program – Thrive – encourages us all to be more active and mindful.

Our free activities are designed improve your health, performance and personal fulfillment … and help you thrive.

We have five exciting program streams:

  • Have fun, be happy and feel calm
  • Stay healthy and live vital
  • Build your fitness, challenge yourself and be fierce
  • Join a team and come play
  • Learn new things and make new friends, let’s chat.

What's on

Fancy a free game of social sport? What about a nice walk along the Maribyrnong River? We’ve got you covered.

Download the Thrive activity timetable to see what's on this week.

Social sport

Bring your friends and socialise! All abilities are welcome. Games are held at the Footscray Park Campus Aquatic & Fitness Centre (VUAFC)

  • Volleyball every Monday, 4.15pm, Court 2*
  • Badminton every Tuesday, 5pm, Court 3
  • Basketball every Wednesday, 4.15pm, Court 1
  • Table tennis every Friday, 4.15pm, Court 1.

*Volleyball will be running from 3-4pm on Monday the 6 August and Monday 13 August due to court availability.

VU River Walkers

Get your steps up, de-stress, socialise, relax and enjoy the scenery. VU River Walkers are walking every day at 12.15pm, from the VUAFC.

When & where

Thrive activities are held mostly at our Footscray Park Campus:

Download the Thrive activity timetable for times and locations.

Contact us

Email thrive@vu.edu.au to find out more.