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You’ll find our ACU Sport Gym, Melbourne in the heart of Fitzroy. Located on the basement level of the Mary Glowery Building.  The  facility is kitted out with the latest fitness and training equipment. Our friendly gym staff are ready to help you kick-start your fitness journey on campus.

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Opening hours

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

Gym memberships

We offer 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 Sport gym membership provides you with:

  • unlimited use of the ACU Sport gym
  • complimentary Kick Starter program consultation and assessment
  • unlimited access to group fitness classes (subject to capacity)
  • change room, shower and free member lockers
  • membership transferrable to all ACU Sport Gym locations

Membership prices

  • student – $10.58 per week
  • staff – $12.97 per week
  • community – $15.11 per week

Memberships are debited fortnightly

Gym and group fitness class passes

Our visit pass options give you access to 10 visits to the gym or any of our small group fitness classes.

10 visit pass 

  • student – $69.50
  • staff – $84.50
  • community – $99

Casual visits 

  • student – $10.00
  • staff – $12.50
  • community – $15

ACU Sport Gym Melbourne

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Group fitness classes

Our group fitness classes are a great way to challenge yourself in a dynamic setting. Our classes are suited to all fitness levels and we guarantee you’ll have a blast while working up a sweat or focusing on your wellbeing.

30-minute Abs work out on your entire core focused on building core muscle strength. This class is for all fitness levels.
Full body workout class designed to build the foundations of strength, coordination and balance.
Outdoor session incorporates jogging, intervals and technique. Bodyweight exercises using natural surroundings. No running experience necessary.
A floor-based class aimed to increase your flexibility through deep-muscle stretches. You will feel relaxed and rejuvenated. No impact and low intensity
This program is designed to improve cardio fitness and strength combining a variety of exercises and equipment in interval training.
Using a variety of boxing equipment, this class is designed to teach correct technique, increase cardio fitness and tone muscles in a group setting.
A monthly high energy cardio and strength session delivered with a professional DJ on the gym floor.
Freestyle stationary cycle workouts will build endurance and provide great cardiovascular training on a low-impact spin bike.
A training practice that teaches you to slow down racing thoughts, let go of negativity, and calm both your mind and body. Improve function and reduce anxiety each day.
Focusing on low-impact flexibility, muscular strength and endurance movements. Pilates emphasises proper postural alignment, core strength and muscle balance.
Yoga is a gentle way to improve your posture, balance, and coordination. Yoga is a systematic practice of physical exercise, breath control, relaxation, and positive thinking.


Meet the trainers


Elise is in her final year of studying a Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology, following a degree in exercise and sports science at ACU. She is an avid soccer player and has expertise in sport-specific and general strength training, injury prevention and rehabilitation. Elise’s career highlights include traveling to East Timor and Vanuatu to deliver exercise sessions for local communities and sporting teams.


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.


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.


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”.

Kick-starter program

Work with our qualified exercise science graduates to build a better you. Our gym instructors are fully qualified exercise science graduates with experience in training for weight loss, strength and conditioning, improved athletic performance and injury rehabilitation. Whatever your fitness goals, we have an instructor who will guide and motivate you to stay on track.

The program is for all new members who join the ACU Sport gym. This is a complimentary service to help you achieve the best version of you.
Visit our friendly staff at any ACU Sport gym so we can assist you in the sign-up process.
The program is a way to help kick-start your fitness journey. Our qualified gym instructors will talk with you about your goals, provide an assessment to set a starting point, and then guide you through a personalised program to help you achieve results as quickly as possible.