They say that summer bodies are made in winter. We put together a list of our top five gyms in Bendigo, based on the support received from trainers, the variety of classes on offer and the features that make these gyms stand out from the rest.

 Z Fit Studios

100 Hattam Street, Golden Square

Here you will find one of the most welcoming, fun and supportive environments in Bendigo. We understand that joining a gym and working out can be intimating, however the team at Z Fit accommodate for every age, fitness and skill level. They have a wide range of work out options available including dance, pole, fitness and wellbeing classes. They have just launched a new class called BunZee Fitness which incorporates bungee ropes into your workout – woohoo!

Snap Fitness                                

71/73 Williamson Street, Bendigo

Snap Fitness has an enormous range of weight machines, free weights, cardio equipment and awesome trainers who are on hand to help out whenever you need. With 24-hour member access to all Snap Fitness gyms, this is perfect for those of us who have busy lifestyles or like to travel. They have a wide range of group classes and the gym itself is huge- making it easy to exercise in your own time and at your own level.


1/358 Hargreaves Street, Bendigo

Fernwood is specifically a gym for women. With lots of gyms having a male oriented membership base, it can often be a difficult environment for women to feel comfortable in. Fernwood provides services that are super helpful to women including pre and post natal classes and supervised child play. With state of the art equipment, free Wi-Fi and 24-hour member access, this gym is perfect for all of you ladies who are keen to get fit. 

F45 Training

367 Hargreaves Street, Bendigo

F45 will leave you gasping for air after each and every workout. Regular eight week challenges include daily meal plans and recipes, daily tracking and will provide you with the knowledge to ensure that you see the results. The ‘F’ stands for functional, meaning no program is ever repeated and each workout is completely unique.

3T Fitness

Multiple locations in Bendigo

With an enormous range of classes including boxing, swimming, running, yoga and boot camp, as well as personal training, you can easily figure out what’s right for you. Professional athlete, ex-military trainer and 3T trainer Sophie has a huge passion in all things health and fitness and her commitment and energy is infectious! 3T is super affordable with $10 casual visits, and group passes paid per session or by the week so that you can sweat it out whenever you like.


Now you’ve got all the knowledge you need, lets get cracking on that summer bod!
Let us know what your favourite gym is and why?