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Fernwood Fitness Announced as 2022 AUSactive Awards Finalists

Announcement posted by Fernwood Fitness 05 Aug 2022

The leaders in women’s health and fitness secure three group nominations, plus People’s Choice



The AUSactive National Awards Program, formerly known as the Fitness Australia Awards, has announced the finalists of this year’s awards. Fernwood Fitness were thrilled to receive three nominations as a group, plus two clubs being nominated for People’s Choice Business of the Year. 


Of their nominations, Fernwood Fitness is up for two awards in the Community category. The first, the Mental Health Awareness Award for the group’s implementation of the Mental Health First Aid program across their network, which is available to all staff and designed to train people on how to recognise the signs of a mental health problem or crisis and how to help.


The second Community nomination saw Fernwood’s sister brand, Fernwood Fusion selected as a finalist of the Industry Innovation Award for its revolutionary design, offering a complete fitness and wellness experience that caters to women wanting aspects of yoga and mindfulness, Pilates, plus more intense workouts in a blissful setting. Finally, in the Business category, Fernwood Fitness is up for Franchise Group of the Year where they’re guaranteed to be a standout. With their dynamic franchise model, Fernwood franchisees are given ongoing support and training in all aspects of the business, so they can focus on empowering members to reach their health and fitness goals. 


“Our members are the heart of Fernwood, and we do everything in our power to ensure they’re supported in all aspects of their lives from fitness and nutrition to mental health,” said Fernwood Fitness General Manager, Caitlin Jury. “To be recognised by AUSactive for the impact we have on our community is a huge honour and a testament to our expertise in women’s health and wellness and the strength of our franchise model.” 


It's clear that Fernwood’s members are a dedicated bunch, with Fernwood Toowoomba and Fernwood Beverly Hills both receiving People’s Choice Business of the Year nominations. Voters can click here to cast their vote for Fernwood Toowoomba and Fernwood Beverly Hills. 


State winners of the 2022 AUSactive Awards will be announced at state events throughout August, with those that won moving through to the National Awards Gala in October where national winners will be announced. 


Please don’t hesitate to reach out to aimee.goder@fernwoodfitness.com.au should you have any questions or queries. 




Fernwood Fitness are the health, fitness and wellness clubs more than 70,000 women across Australia love. Every club is purpose-built with women in mind, so they feel empowered to shine in all aspects of their lives. From strength and weight training to high-intensity workouts, yoga, Pilates, meditation, nutrition coaching and more – Fernwood Fitness supports every woman to feel fitter, stronger and healthier in a supportive, diverse and welcoming environment.

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