Gyms - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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Gyms

The University has reopened the sport facilities within the USC Sports Precinct for all university community, members, user groups and the wider community. Our priority is to ensure our USC students and staff, members, user groups and the wider USC community are COVID Safe. Necessary changes have been adopted to our venue operations including what we need you to do to before, during and after your sport or exercise session to help us keep everyone safe and healthy.

General Guidelines:

  • Stay at home if you feel unwell. If you have COVID-19 symptoms, get tested.
  • Maintain 1.5m physical distancing within the USC Sport facilities.
  • Practice healthy hygiene. Wash your hands regularly and cover your coughs and sneezes.
  • It is recommended that you download the Australian Government’s COVID Safe App.
  • Please arrive dressed and ready for your session and leave immediately after it is completed.
  • Bring your own drink bottle
  • If you are using our fitness facilities, you must bring a towel
  • Adhere to all venue and directional signage.

Please note:

  • Water bubblers are not accessible, some water refill stations will be operational.
  • Contactless payments are preferred.
  • Our USC Sport staff have undergone relevant training in safety and hygiene practices as recommended by health agencies and industry guidelines.

USC Sunshine Coast has two gyms and offers safe, fun and research-supported health and fitness programs for students, staff, alumni, and members of the community.

USC's leading sport scientists and exercise physiologists tailor programs to help members achieve their goals in:  

  • weight-loss
  • increasing muscle strength and size
  • increasing fitness
  • increasing sports performance
  • injury rehabilitation
Location

USC Gym

Located on the ground floor of the Health and Sport Centre, beside the USC stadium at USC Sunshine Coast. Entry via the Sports Kiosk at the 50m pool entry.

High Performance Sport Gym

Located beside the aquatic exercise facility. Entry via the Sports Kiosk at the 50m pool entry.

Opening hours

USC Gym

Day Time
Monday-Friday 6.30am – 8pm
Saturday 8am – 12noon
Sunday 8am – 12noon

Please note all USC Sport facilities are closed on all public holidays.

Please contact USC Sport if you are interested in booking the High Performance Gym.

Equipment

Get the most out of every workout with modern equipment including free-weights, power racks, Olympic lifting platform, and Calgym pin-loading exercise equipment.

Our range of aerobic exercise equipment includes the ultra-fast Keiser spin bikes, Life Fitness treadmills and Concept 2 rowing machine.

Medicine balls, bosu-balls, fit-balls, adjustable steps, kettle-bells and skipping/jump ropes are also available to complete your work-out.

Functional Training Zone

All members are invited to use the outdoor functional training zone.

This specialised zone is equipped with outdoor stereo speakers. a metered turf track, agility ladder, plyometric boxes, weighted sled, kettle bells, Olympic lifting platforms with bumper plates, and an outdoor power rig.

If you are looking for sports specific training, weight-loss, or muscle gain, this zone is an excellent space for training.

USC Caboolture Campus Gym 

The USC Caboolture gym is currently closed.

USC students and staff can train at PCYC Hervey Bay, a specialised sport and fitness centre located walking distance from the Hervey Bay campus.

PCYC Hervey Bay

The PCYC Hervey Bay has to an extensive sport program as well as group exercise fitness, and a wide range of aerobic and resistance training equipment.

Special offers

Be sure to use your 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' at PCYC Hervey Bay (student ID required). Also, to get concession rates on memberships, just present your USC student ID card to the friendly staff.

NOTE: The 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' is issued during orientation week at your campus

Prices

Please visit The PCYC Hervey Bay for more information about their gym memberships and sport programs.

Location

PCYC Hervey Bay
9 O’Rourke Street
Pialba QLD 4655

Tel: 07 4124 5211

CrossFit Gympie

Located just 10 mins drive from the Gympie campus, CrossFit Gympie provides beginner, intermediate and advanced programming for CrossFit, as well as weightlifting coaching, and personal training.

Special offers

Be sure to use your 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' at CrossFit Gympie (student ID required).

NOTE: The 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' is issued during orientation week at your campus

Prices

Please visit CrossFit Gympie for more information about their gym memberships and services.

Location

CrossFit Gympie
12 Du Rietz Ct
Gympie QLD 4570

Tel: 0490 046 951

Anytime Fitness - Gympie

Located just 7 mins drive from the USC Gympie campus, Anytime Fitness - Gympie is ideal for those wanting the flexibility of 24/7 gym access. This friendly and professional gym has qualified staff to help you with your goals as well as a large variety of group exercise classes to keep your workouts fun and interesting.

Special offers

Be sure to use your 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' at Anytime Fitness - Gympie (student ID required), and as a USC student you will receive 10% discount off the weekly membership rate.

NOTE: The 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' is issued during orientation week at your campus

Prices

Please visit Anytime Fitness - Gympie for more information about their gym memberships and services.

Location

Anytime Fitness - Gympie
Cullinanes Plaza
101/104 Mary St
Gympie QLD 4570

Tel: (07) 5483 8563

Genesis Health and Fitness Lawnton

Located just 5min drive away from USC's new Moreton Bay campus, Genesis Health and Fitness Lawnton provides a wide range of fitness equipment, group fitness including cycle, yoga, boxing and Les Mills classes, personal training, an onsite steam room, onsite creche and access to the Lawnton Aquatic Centre.

Special Offers

Be sure to use your 'USC A$50 Discount Voucher' at Genesis Health and Fitness Lawnton (student ID required).

NOTE: The 'USC A$50 Discount Voucher' is issued during orientation week at your campus and available in your student diary.

Prices

Please visit Genesis Health and Fitness Lawnton for more information about their gym memberships and services.

Location

Genesis Health and Fitness Lawnton
53 Lawnton Pocket Rd
Lawnton QLD 4501

Tel: 07 3481 4555

Sustain on Cordelia 

USC students and staff can train at Sustain on Cordelia in South Brisbane. This boutique gym is located 10 metres walk from the SouthBank campus and is an excellent option for those wanting to exercise in a friendly and supported environment.

Special offers

Be sure to use your 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' at Sustain on Cordelia (student ID required).

NOTE: The 'USC $50 Discount Voucher' is issued during orientation week at your campus

Prices

Please visit Sustain on Cordelia for more information about their gym memberships and services

Location

Sustain on Cordelia
32 Cordelia St
South Brisbane QLD 4101

Tel: +61 401 809 207