Intune Sports and Physio

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13/10 Capital Place, Birtinya, Queensland, 4575, Australia

Intune Sports and Physio is the Sunshine Coast’s leading sports performance and Allied Health team. Our experienced and qualified Physiotherapists, Exercise Physiologists, Massage Therapists, Strength and Conditioning Coaches, Nutritionists and Personal Trainers blend science with the latest health industry practices to reduce pain, overcome injury, and improve sports performance, conditioning and day-to-day wellbeing. Our state-of-the-art and modern facility in Birtinya (Kawana) allows us to cater services to everyone from the fitness enthusiast to the elite athlete or those suffering from chronic health conditions. Same day bookings are available and we offer Medicare and HICAPS health fund rebates and are NDIS registered. Please note not all services are available or shown on our online booking page. If you require an appointment and are unable to book online, please contact 07 5493 1999.

Practitioners at this location

Mr Brodie Gardner

Exercise Physiologist

Sport scientist and accredited exercise physiologist. Key areas of interest include musculoskeletal rehabilitation and sports enhancement

Ms Kate Schultz

Remedial massage therapist

Kate is a remedial and sports massage therapist with a special interest in preventative and rehabilitative treatment for common ailments including lower back, neck and shoulder tension. A former State, National and World Champion athlete herself, Kate understands the importance of managing pain, injuries and maintaining a stress free lifestyle. She is a big advocate for prevention with treatments that focus on restoring optimal function, improving a client's performance and relieving pain. ​Kate regularly assists in providing soft tissue therapy to the Sunshine Coast Lightening Netball Team as well a number of local, Australian representatives and Commonwealth Games athletes. Kate is qualified in dry needling, deep tissue, sports massage, trigger point therapy, relaxation, myofascial release and PNF/ MET stretching techniques.

Ms Tara Partridge


I am a Nutritionist who specialises in the clinical function of the body. I assess health needs and diet, develop eating plans, monitor and treat intolerances, digestive issues, auto immune disease, muscoskeletal problems, diabetes, osteoarthritis and more.....

Miss Sarah Wylie

Exercise Physiologist

Sarah is a an accredited exercise physiologist. She has 15 years’ experience in classical Ballet, Jazz and Contemporary dance. She also taught and studied dance through the Australian Teachers of Dancing and has always had an interest in the human body and movement. Sarah is passionate about helping people reach their goals and managing pain and disease with exercise intervention and education, while making a positive impact on their quality of life and activities of daily living. Her key interests include chronic disease management, falls prevention and neurological rehabilitation – particularly Parkinson’s Disease. ​ Sarah strongly believes goal setting, education and motivational strategies for exercise intervention plays a very important role in achieving short and long-term health goals.

Mr Isaac Cuskelly


Isaac is a physiotherapist who has a passion for helping people return to their sport a better athlete than they left it. He has worked in private practices in and around the Brisbane area. He has worked primarily with orthopaedic and sports caseloads. As a physio, Isaac understands recovery doesn't just happen on the treatment table. Your return to sport happens in the gym and therefore, he has a strong strength and conditioning background and is just as comfortable on the gym floor as in the treatment room. Isaac particularly likes working with active adolescents making them stronger and teaching them how to move better, all whilst having fun. Isaac's experience includes field based sports, particularly rugby, which he still plays but he also has a background working with powerlifters, multi-sport athletes, swimmers and surfers. Away from physio, Isaac enjoys self-educating himself through reading and listening to podcasts; so if you have any recommendations let him know. He is a very amateur surfer, a slightly more experienced snowboarder and on Saturday afternoons you'll find him running out for the Caloundra Lighthouses Rugby Union team.

Candi Macknamara


Candi has a passion for helping people, taking a holistic view of your musculoskeletal issues she will thoroughly assess and screen each individual to develop a treatment plan designed to treat both the immediate pain and alleviate the source of your pain. ​With a number of years in the fitness industry as a group fitness instructor and personal trainer Candi developed a passion for the human body. This combined with a flair for science led her to complete a Bachelor of Health Science (Musculoskeletal Therapy) at Endeavour College of Natural Health. ​Candi employs a variety of skills to aid in the full recovery of injury and a return to optimal health including techniques proven to be effective in the treatment of chronic pain and inflammation. ​Her experience includes many years working with elite athletes including the Melbourne Demons and Brisbane Lions AFL teams, Junior representative athletes with AFL Queensland, Melbourne Storm NRL team, World Champion Surf Life Savers, Elite Runners and Endurance athletes. As well as aiding people in the treatment and management of long term injuries and chronic pain conditions such as chronic lower back pain, bursitis, plantar fasciitis and complex regional pain syndrome.

Mr Lachlan Brazier

Personal Trainer