Welcome to Windy Hill Fitness Centre

Windy Hill Fitness Centre is located at the Essendon Cricket Ground, the traditional home of the Essendon Football Club.

We are a modern health and fitness facility offering you a range of innovative fitness and wellness programs using the latest in fitness technology. Programs and facilities are delivered to you by a team of trained and highly skilled team of fitness experts invested in your overall health and wellbeing. 

The centre also offers year-round aquatic facilities and GOswim swimming lessons. Powered by Swimming Australia, GOswim focuses on contemporary, experiential, activity-based learning as a fun and engaging way for kids to learn to swim and be safe around water.

Overlooking the Windy Hill Oval, with outdoor fitness areas and oval access, the centre offers excellent facilities ideal for all members of your family, so come in and visit us today! We look forward to providing you with the best health and leisure experiences possible. 

Opening Hours

Monday to Wednesday 5 am - 10 pm

Thursday & Friday 5 am - 9:30 pm

Weekends 7 am - 6 pm

Opening hours will vary on Public Holidays. 

Discover Windy Hill

Take your first steps with a Free 5 Day Pass and see what Windy Hill Fitness Centre has to offer you

Coaching Zone®

Coaching Zone provides group personal training sessions for the beginner through to the advanced. Each session incorporates heart rate technology, helping you better your performance time and time again, and finishes with community coaching. The guidance and support from our expert coaches and our strong community atmosphere are what keeps our members motivated and coming back for more. The end result? Zones are reached and goals are achieved.

Learn to Swim

Windy Hill Fitness Centre has partnered with Swimming Australia to bring you a new and effective swimming and water safety program, focused on experiential and activity-based learning. GOswim swimming lessons empower students to think, discuss and decide whilst having fun in and around water.

Group Fitness

Group fitness classes are a fun and interactive way to get fit and healthy. They are a great workout for all ages and fitness levels and help you to stay motivated.

Personal Training

We have a range of personal trainers who specialise in an array of different areas including general fitness, weight loss, wellness, functional training, body building, rehabilitation and injury rehabilitation. Personal training is a premium fitness service that provides the most innovative and varied fitness offerings. Members can receive coaching from one of our fully trained and qualified personal trainers at any time.

Exercise Physiology

Windy Hill Fitness Centre's accredited exercise physiologists deliver you safe and effective exercise interventions to help you reach your optimal health.


16 Aug 19

Short vs Long Distance Swimming to Improve Skills

When looking to perfect yours swimming skills, is short versus long distance swimming best to perfect your skills? Continue reading to explore the best option for you.


05 Aug 19

Local Football Finals

Local football finals are about to hit the Windy Hill precinct! During this time we are expecting increased traffic around the facility.  Check out the dates of the scheduled games below and plan your visits to the gym accordingly.

17 Jul 19

New Website Launch

It’s HERE! Your brand new Windy Hill Fitness Centre website is live and ready to make your online experience with us better than ever!  

29 Jun 19

Member Transformation

Check out the amazing transformation acheived by Bri in Coaching Zone. You can get to work on your goals too by grabbing a free trial below.


03:47PM 12 Aug 19 - 22 Sep 19

6 Week Challenge

Health and Fitness


The 6-week Challenge includes:
•    Unlimited group personal training
•    Personalised nutrition plan
•    Goal setting consultation
•    Weekly tips from Commando Steve - our newest brand ambassador 
•    MyZone Heart Rate Belt*
•    All the motivation, coaching and support you need to reach your goals

What’s more, all eligible 6-week Challenge participants have the chance to win 1 x $7,000 cash prize!

What are you waiting for? The challenge to change starts here. Register now for 12 August kick off. 


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