Level 1, 246 Bridge Rd Richmond, Melbourne Victoria, 3121
03 9427 8848

Melbourne Massage Therapies at BodyActive

At BodyActive we offer a range of massage services to assist you in regaining flexibility, mobility and comfort. Based in Richmond many of our clients are from Collingwood, Hawthorn, Kew, South Yarra and East Melbourne. Our convenient location on the corner of Bridge Rd and Church Street means we are easily accessible via public transport from the CBD and surrounding suburbs.

Our aim is to offer relaxation and remedial treatments to assist you in being the best you possible. Our various solutions are designed to offer you a range of options when treating your pain or injuries..

Deep Tissue Massage

Deeply mobilising, this form of massage uses firm pressure and stretching to loosen key areas of tightness, restoring flexibility and movement.

Deep tissue massage works within the muscles layers to release areas of restriction, making it ideal for people with lower back pain or neck and shoulder tension.

The perfect massage for office workers who spend hours at a computer or desk, or those with active, busy lifestyles who need to rejuvenate themselves.

Recommended time: 1 hour

Sports Massage

A combination of massage and stretching techniques aimed at preventing injuries to muscles, tendons and ligaments, both before and after playing sport.

Used by professional sports people, sports massage will benefit anyone who is physically active and seeking to get their muscles in peak condition.

We recommend a minimum of 45 minutes

Remedial Massage

Remedial Massage Therapy uses specific massage techniques to treat muscular problems where there is significant pain or loss of movement. Remedial massages are designed for the treatment of short and long term injuries. Techniques used include Trigger Point Therapy and Myofacial Release to remove muscle constrictions in problem ares.

A carefully designed exercise and stretching program may be given to maintain the effects of the massage and to aid rehabilitation.

  • Computer related neck and shoulder strain
  • Headaches due to chronic neck tension
  • Overuse and repetitive strain injuries
  • Lower back and sciatic pain
  • Muscular cramps causing restricted movement

We recommend that your first consultation is a minimum of 45 minutes.


Myotherapy is a form of physical therapy combining remedial massage techniques, stretching, kinesio taping, and dry needling.

It is useful for many conditions, including the following:

  • Computer related neck and shoulder strain
  • Lower back and sciatic pain
  • Sports injuries
  • Pain caused by poor posture
  • Overuse and repetitive strain injuries, for example shin splints and tennis elbow.
  • Tension headaches
  • Muscular cramps and sprains causing restricted movement
  • Joint pain

Recommended time: 1 hour

Pregnancy Massage

We specialise in ante and post-natal massage to treat any discomfort associated with pregnancy. Our highly trained and experienced staff understand the challenges and changes your body goes through during pregnancy.

For you comfort we use specifically designed pregnancy support cushions throughout the pregnancy massage. This allows you to lie face down during the massage, giving support to your entire body.

Enjoy full relaxation as we relieve you of the discomforts of pregnancy with a therapeutic massage treatment.

Our Pregnancy Massages provide safe treatment right up to full term, helping you to relax and have a pain free pregnancy.

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Relaxation Massage Therapy

Your therapist uses moderate pressure and flowing movements which are designed to reduce fatigue and stress. Aromatherapy oils are used to enhance the effects of the massage and promote complete relaxation.

A good relaxation massage should feel like a holiday – as though time stands still and you do not want it to end.

For people experiencing stress, anxiety or insomnia, this is a wonderful way to relax, relieving mental and physical tension.

All of our massages are designed to be therapeutic and to improve your well-being.

We are not a day spa or pamper centre.

Recommended time: 1 or 1.5 hours