About the studio

Xtend Barre Broadwater is QLD’s first free standing barre studio!

Xtend Barre Broadwater offers a fast-paced, 55-minute full body workout that fuses dance, Pilates and sculpting exercises at the ballet barre to give you a chiseled body – and fast! We are located on the Gold Coast on the cusp of Biggera Waters and the Marine Parade cafes and bars, just a short stroll from the sparkling Broadwater. Take a class, then take in some sun by the sea, Xtending a fabulous beach body chiseled at the barre of our elegant studio. Plenty of free parking and the bus stops right outside our front door! We deliver some of the hottest workouts including Xtend Barre, Xtend Barre Stick Fusion, Xtend Privé, Dance Class & Yoga.

With something for everyone, you can join multi-level, safe, fun and effective classes where you are part of a family and community.

Meet you at the Barre!

Before Your First Class…

New clients must fill out their liability waiver form before their first class. Grippy socks are required. Feel free to bring your own or buy a pair from us. Don’t be late. If you’re more than 10 minutes late, we can’t let you into the class. No mobile phones permitted in the studio. Please inform your instructor if you are pre/post-natal or have any pre-existing medical conditions. If you need to cancel your reservation, please note your studio’s cancellation policy in order to avoid being charged a late fee. You may cancel online or by using the Xtend Barre app. Email and phone cancellations are not accepted.

A note from the studio owners…

We invite all new clients to try 2 weeks of unlimited Xtend Barre classes for just $49.

Meet our instructors

Stacey Chew

Having operated her own dance school, toured and performed internationally with live children’s shows and as a dancer and performer for many years in live Action & Entertainment shows, Stacey embraced dance and movement from a very young age and immediately became addicted! Stacey has over 20 years teaching experience and is invested personally in individual results.  Employed for almost 10 years at one of Australia’s leading Health Retreats as National Boutiques Manager and Buyer leading and inspiring her team and creating unique and luxurious retail for the retreats and their guests Australia wide. Side to this role Stacey played an important role as movement coach on the world class program guiding Yoga, Tai Chi, Boxing, Stretch and Dance. Stacey guided bush walks, meditation, water activities and worked closely with Wellness Coaching Mentor Fiona Cosgrove.
Stacey had an introduction to Xtend Barre that changed her life, within 5 minutes of her first class she was hooked!  Her creativity and passion for dance and fitness went into over drive and she put her skills into action to open the first Xtend Barre studio in QLD!  She is dedicated to bringing you the best instructors on the Gold Coast and an exhilarating,  safe, effective workout. Meet you at the barre!

Nick Turello

Nick has over 14 years’ experience in martial arts. Having spent over 10 years working as a performing artist, he is currently working as a stunt action performer and actor within the film and live entertainment industries. Nick is a fully qualified instructor of Chushinkai integrated martial arts international. A firm believer in Xtend Barre, Nick believes it is a proven system for developing and maintaining functional, full body strength and flexibility to meet the high physical demands required by his work. He is determined to bring the system to all those seeking to enrich their body, mind and spirit.

Tiffany Murphy

Tiffany is a dancer/choreographer with a background in fitness and sports aerobics. Tiffany’s passion for dance took her to the Mediterranean on a dance contract for MSC cruise lines. Other work history includes: Dancer/Entertainer at Theme parks, Fashion shows and backup dancer to singers including: Ricki-Lee, Jessica Mauboy, Luciana, Samantha Jade and DJ Havana Brown!
Tiffany is a certified Pilates Mat Instructor and is excited to combine and share all her passions in the energetic Xtend Barre Workout!

Brooke Ashkar

Brooke has been involved in dance since the age of 6. Her foundation is predominantly ballet, in which she studied full time at Ransleys and also performed with the Queensland youth ballet company. She is ARAD certified and passed her major ballet exams with high distinctions.  Brooke’s passion for dance lead her to perform in Jupiter’s Casino shows and work on board Princess Cruise Lines dancing in the production shows.  Brooke is a qualified massage therapist and a fitness fanatic and believes that the Xtend Barre workout is the perfect combination of dance and fitness.  Brooke is a fun, bubbly and energetic teacher and she looks forward to passing on her love for fitness and dance at the barre.

Heather Earl

Heather is mad about health and fitness and passionate about motivating others to harness a better quality of life. With a long history in NZ RAD Ballet, modern and contemporary dance, injury meant an introduction to Pilates.  After benefiting from the strength and effectiveness of the Pilates method Heather was so excited to find Xtend Barre which blends in the cardio and beauty of a dance class!  With a diploma in Pilates, current nutrition studies and her Xtend Barre certification, get ready to be truly inspired by Heather!

 

Coral Robinson

Coral began dancing at the age of 3 and completed her RAD Advanced exam by the age of 17.  Coral joined NAPAC Dance Company in South Africa as a junior dance company member. During her time here she performed in many productions including Romeo and Julie, Coppelia, Nutcracker, Les Sylphides, Swan Lake and numerous others.
During university studies she also participated in cabaret productions and taught ballet and jazz at a local ballet school. Coral has always had a connection to maintaining health and wellbeing through dance including continuing her training in Ballroom and Latin American dance and Flamenco classes.
With Coral’s love of dance and exercise, Xtend Barre seemed the perfect option to maintain her own fitness and help those who enjoy the movement and love of dance maintain theirs.

Ashleigh Paler

Get ready to be energized and empowered by Ashleigh!

Ashleigh is a past client who fell in love with Xtend Barre and jumped at the chance to sit her instructor training to further her skills and passion for dance!  Ashleigh has a great love for fitness, Pilates & dance!  She has been trained in ballet RAD from the age of 5, played various sports, performed jazz, hip-hop and contemporary at eisteddfods, musicals & events.  She is a truly caring and graceful instructor, excited to educate and invest every second of class to her clients.  “I thank all my clients after every class because I can see they gave all their energy and effort, it’s also rewarding to hear amazing feedback how they enjoyed it!” Join Ashleigh at the barre!

Ian Cariaga

Ian has been practicing yoga for over 22 years and has worked with professional sports teams for the past 10 years as an Athletic Trainer. Ian’s teaching background originates from Power Living Yoga Sydney since 2012 amassing over 3500 hours of teaching. He has also experienced time in India to further his study into meditation. A former writer for Shape magazine Australia, Pain Free Living UK and currently blogs for The Rocks Push Sydney.

Rebecca James

Rebecca fell in love with Xtend Barre 4 years ago when she moved to the Gold Coast and has been Xtending as a Client since the Broadwater studio opened.  She has participated in over 500 classes and has a love for Xtend Barre she wanted to share!  Inspired to become an Instructor, she renewed her passion for health and fitness teaching. Rebecca previously held qualifications in group fitness specializing in Aqua Aerobics and Fitball.
Rebecca has been dancing & performing since she was 3 years old mostly Jazz and Hip Hop in Hobart, Melbourne and now Gold Coast participating in many Eisteddfods and musical productions. Rebecca is excited to Xtend your limits!

Pamela Chong

Pamela has moved here from the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where she worked as a professional MC, dancer, choreographer, and Xtend Barre instructor.  Performing Arts has always been a huge part of her life and although she took time to finish her Bachelor’s Degree  in Mass Communication and Multimedia, she knew here path would lead her back to dance and has managed to fuse her different paths together. She started out with a background in Ballet and technical jazz, since then she has performed for many major companies, TV, and musical theatre, honing different styles of dance.

With a passion for teaching, dance and fitness; XTEND BARRE was heaven-sent and she jumped at the opportunity to get certified in June 2015.
“I’m so excited to Xtend with you here on the Gold Coast and together get our bodies moving and hearts pumping to this amazing workout! Meet me at the barre and let’s make it count every class!”

Samara Kennedy

Dancing from a very young age, Samara now continues to work in the entertainment industry as a dancer and model. She has performed in many corporate events, national advertising campaigns, television commercials, dramas and films including The Great Gatsby. Most recently you could find her dancing her heart out aboard Sydney Showboats and across the seas at the 2016 Auto Expo in India modeling for Mercedes Benz.
After being introduced to Xtend Barre and realizing it not only strengthens but also sculpts your body, she chose to study Pilates and Xtend Barre to become a qualified teacher, she has also continued to further her training by studying pre and post natal Pilates. For the last four years Samara has filled her days with teaching at all of Sydney’s top studios.
“Xtend brings all of my passion for Dance, music and fitness together and combines them in a fun, addictive and motivating workout, however my favourite part is seeing the clients lives change as they bring health, fitness and even more happiness to their lives.”