ACU Active - Melbourne

You’ll find ACU Active Melbourne in the basement level of ACU’s Mary Glowery building, conveniently located on Victoria Parade on the border of Fitzroy, Collingwood and East Melbourne. Our boutique health club provides a welcoming space to get active and pursue your fitness goals with expert guidance from qualified exercise scientists. We are open to ACU students and staff, as well as community members and local employees.

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Opening hours

Monday to Thursday 7.30am – 7pm | Friday 7.30am – 5pm 
Saturday and Sunday and public holiday's – Closed


Membership options

The ACU Active Gym Melbourne offers competitive yet affordable membership options for students, staff and the local community. Find out which membership option is right for you to start achieving your fitness goals. An ACU Active membership includes:

  • full access to ACU Active, Melbourne
  • unlimited access to small group fitness classes (subject to capacity)
  • complimentary Kick Starter sessions – assessment and program
  • change room, shower and free member lockers
  • flexible fortnightly direct debit.



Student: $10.50 per week
Staff: $12.69* per week
Community: $15.00 per week


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Our team


Maddy is an accredited athletics, strength and conditioning coach who competed as an athlete for more than 10 years at a state and national level. Driven by her love for athletics, Maddy completed a degree in exercise and sports science at ACU and is now studying a Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology. Maddy specialises in small group and personal training, sport-specific training and injury prevention and rehabilitation.


Matt is a passionate personal and small group trainer who enjoys working with clients of all levels, from athletes requiring sport-specific preparation through to beginners wanting an introduction to training. He is an ACU alumnus who graduated with a degree in exercise science and business administration. If you haven’t already done so, be sure to join Matt on the last Wednesday of every month for his one-of-a-kind Discofit group class with a live DJ.


Michael has worked in the fitness industry for 15 years. He completed a degree in psychology before moving on to graduate studies in sport and exercise, and strength and conditioning. Michael is an accredited running coach who also enjoys resistance training for strength development and muscle gain. He is currently studying a Graduate Certificate in Exercise Rehabilitation for Sports Injuries at ACU.


William is in his final year of a bachelor's degree in exercise and sports science and is about to begin studying a Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology at ACU. He enjoys working with athletes across multiple sports with a focus on conditioning for performance and return to sport rehabilitation. William’s training philosophy is simple, “Tough times don't last, tough people do”.


Phone: (03) 9953 3665
Instagram: @acuactive

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