Fitness and Wellbeing


Gym memberships for University of Waikato staff and students in Tauranga are available through our partner gym providers – The Gym and Toi Ohomai Aquatic and Fitness Centre.

The Gym

Located at 107 First Avenue, The Gym, is the ultimate fitness destination with member tools to track progress, group fitness based on the Les Mills training system, 24 hour access and onsite free parking.  4 month minimum term agreement for student membership is $15.95 per week and for staff is $18.95 per week (Identification is required). These rates are both special discounted rates, the standard rate is $22.95 per week.

To join now, head along to The Gym with your student identification.

Phone: 07 578 3605
Email: [email protected]

Toi Ohomai Aquatic and Fitness Centre

Located at Windermere campus, the Aquatic & Fitness Centre facilities include a full gym, thermally heated 25 meter swimming pool and fitness room for regular fitness classes. Discounted monthly or annual membership includes fitness assessments, individually designed programmes and fitness classes.

Phone: 07 557 8648

Free Weekly Exercise Classes

Yoga Break

Free weekly lunchtime yoga, all levels of experience are welcome. Turn up and enjoy!

When: Tuesdays 12.05-12.55pm, weekly starting 12 March (not during public holidays, study week, exams or teaching recess)
Where: Gold Exchange Tauranga, Unit 3, 162 Durham St (just across the road from Tauranga CBD campus and down the ramp alongside Folk Cafe, right corner)

Wellbeing Hub

On Wednesdays between 12 and 2pm the Sport & Wellbeing Hub will be on Level 1 providing opportunities for you to get information about current sport and wellbeing activities plus have a go at pursuits such as badminton or corn-hole.