Train in a large, open plan gymnasium with state of the art cardio, strength, mobility and functional training equipment.

The St Albans Health and Fitness Centre is located at the hub for health and nutrition research in building 11S.

Opening times

  • Monday to Thursday: 7–11am and 3–9pm
  • Friday: 7–11am and 3–8pm
  • Saturday: 8am–3pm
  • Sunday: 9am–3pm

Hours may differ on public holidays and University closures. Please refer to the academic calendar for a full list of dates when the facility may be closed.


Your membership at the St Albans Health and Fitness Centre membership includes:

  • unlimited access to our state of the art centre
  • a fitness assessment and personalised training programs
  • unlimited access to group fitness classes
  • ongoing support from highly qualified and experienced fitness professionals
  • use of indoor sports stadium and outside boot camp arena (when available).

Membership fees

We have a range of membership options designed to meet individual needs and budgets including:

  • upfront term memberships
  • ongoing pay by the month memberships
  • salary packing (VU staff only)
  • multi-visit passes and casual rates.

Our membership options have no joining fees and no lock-in contracts. Discounted rates are available for VU students, VU staff and concession holders.

Contact our team on +61 3 9919 2639 to discuss which option best suits you.

Salary packaging

All eligible VU staff who wish to join the Health and Fitness Centre may elect to salary package membership via fortnightly pre-tax contributions from their salary.

To salary package your membership, you will need to contact us to discuss membership options then complete a salary packaging application. Please refer to the Salary Packaging Policy for full details.

Multi-pass & casual rates

If you're not sure how often you'll use the facilities, or just want to try them out, then our casual pricing ($8 for students; $11 for community members) lets you pay for one session each time you workout.

Alternatively, you can save money by purchasing a multi-pass.

Pass type Student Staff   COMMUNITY COTA
10-pass gym/group exercise $81 $99 $108 $58.50
20-pass gym/group exercise $136.00 $187 $204 $117
Casual entry gym/group exercise $9 $11 $12 $6.50


Facilities, services & hire

The Centre provides:

  • group exercise classes
  • state of the art gym facility with strength, cardio and mobility equipment
  • personal training
  • community programs and social team sports and competitions.

First year paramedic students can discuss programming and fitness support for their medical and/or physical capacity test at the St Albans Health and Fitness Centre.

Hiring the facilities

We have one court available for sports such as netball, badminton and karate, and a group fitness room available for hire. Please note that facilities may be available for hire outside of the Centre opening times.

If you wish to hire any of the facilities at the St Albans Health and Fitness Centre, please contact us on +61 3 9919 2639.

Personal training

VU personal trainers help you get the most out of your training sessions so that you can achieve your health and fitness goals faster. With expert advice and support from our experienced trainers you will be continually challenged and enjoy a whole new training experience.

A number of personal training options are available including:

  • 30-minute sessions
  • 1-hour sessions
  • group training (2-4 people).

Contact us to discuss which option is right for you and how to get started. Phone +61 3 9919 2639.

Contact us

St Albans Health and Fitness Centre
End of McKechnie Street
St Albans Campus, Building 11.

Phone: +61 3 9919 2639
Email: [email protected]