RecWest Footscray welcomes members and visitors to use our range of facilities and services.

About RecWest Footscray

Whether you like to work out alone or in a group, we have something for you. Our gym is fully-equipped with modern and functional workout equipment for solo or small group workouts, plus we run over 30 group fitness classes each week through our timetable, for those who like to sweat together. Rather sweat alone? You can sign up for personal training sessions. We also run activities for children and have a range of facilities for hire.

Location and opening hours

Visit us at RecWest Footscray during our opening hours – we're conveniently located on the corner of Essex St and Market St, West Footscray. You can also contact us.


RecWest Footscray is well equipped to cater for people of all abilities including:

  • disability accessible car spaces
  • ramp access to the centre
  • ramp access within the facility.

Our friendly team are highly qualified and they have the experience to help you reach your training goals – whatever they may be. Our staff are there for you.


RecWest Footscray is owned by Maribyrnong City Council and managed by YMCA Victoria. As a YMCA community centre, we understand the needs of our members and visitors. We work with a number of community, sports and government bodies to offer opportunities for all our participants. YMCA is the leader in community and recreation facility management. We aim to provide the best in community care and services.

You can also explore our sister site, RecWest Braybrook, which is just 10 minutes way.


We are committed to help you and your family live a healthier and happier life through more informed food and health choices. To support this goal, we have developed an exciting nutrition program in partnership with Australia’s leading network of nutrition experts, n4 food and health.

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