Fitness Suite

Tamaki Recreation Centre Fitness Suite

Unlike most gyms we operate on a per use fee so if you are not using us you don't pay anything. Before you can use our fitness suite you need to become a member or pay the casual rate. We do have limited hours and offer a limited service however if you are looking for a low cost option to the traditional full service and high fee gyms in the area drop in and see how we compare and how much you could save.

You have 3 options on use/membership, no on going contracts and complicated agreements, a simple pay as you get fit arrangement.

Fitness Suite Option 1 Pre Paid Induction $15 plus entry fee

Entry Fee per visit:

$2.00 Full Time Students**, $3.00—Adults,  $2.50— 65 years plus

Annual renewal fee of $15

Inductions can not be done on the same day unless you pay the express induction fee. No phone bookings as prepayment is required. Missed or late arrival to the induction will require re-booking and repayment.

Fitness Suite Option 2 Express Induction $30 (on the day payment) plus per entry Fee

Entry Fee per visit:

$2.00 Full Time Students**, $3.00—Adults,  $2.50— 65 years plus

Annual renewal fee of $15

Express inductions are subject to staff availability, current fitness suite use, our change over times in the sports hall and any other reason that may affect the centres operation. You may have to wait 15 to 30 minutes before we are able to do an express induction. We reserve the right to decline an express induction.

Fitness Suite Option 3 - Casual Use $20 per visit

You may wish to use our fitness suite as a casual user, this is possible providing you agree to follow our normal fitness suite conditions.

Condtions for all fitness suite users

Minimum age of 15 years—(Parent and Child option possible for 14 year olds)

Full Time students need to produce a valid ID card with an expiry date, if no student ID card adult fee will be charged until a valid Full Time Student ID card is provided.

No shows or cancelled bookings are not refundable if less than 24 hours notice

Given the low cost of joining memberships are not transferable or able to be put on hold.


General Gym Use Conditions:

Follow the Fitness Suite rules, Be in gym gear, Use gear correctly, No dropping weights, 

Wipe machines down after use, Bring and use a sweat towel.


Use of  the fitness suite does not include:

Fitness advice, programmes, classes these are available at an extra cost.

We reserve the right to decline entry or ask users to leave if they do not follow the above conditions or follow centre staff instructions. 

Fitness Suite Operating Hours



Day Open Close          Open Close
Monday 11.00 am 1.30 pm   4.30 pm 8.30 pm
Tuesday 11.00 am 1.30 pm   4.30 pm   8.30 pm  
Wednesday 11.00 am 1.30 pm     4.30 pm   8.30 pm  
Thursday 11.00 am 1.30 pm       4.30 pm   8.30 pm  
Friday 11.00 am 1.30 pm       4.30 pm   8.30 pm  
Saturday 9.00 am  11.30 am   4.30 pm   7.30 pm  
Sunday Closed Closed   4.30 pm   7.30 pm  

Christmas and New Year Fitness Suite Hours


Christmas New Year
24 December - 11.00 am to 1.30 pm Closed pm

31st December - 11.00 am to 1.30 pm CLOSED pm

25th December - Christmas Day - CLOSED 1st January - CLOSED
26th December - Boxing Day - CLOSED 2nd January - CLOSED


All other times as per normal hours. We reserve the right to reduce the fitness suite hours if there insufficient demand

The fitness suite is closed on all public holidays.

Group Exercise Classes

You do not need to be a member of our fitness suite to take part in our classes, there are however some age restrictions on some classes - please check with the centre if this is your first visit.