FAQ

Where is Phoenix Weightlifting Club located? Where do I park?

21 Warner St, Oakleigh VIC 3166, very close to Huntingdale Station.

There is free parking on Warner St and Railway Ave.


How much does it cost?

Senior – 12-month: $690 / 6-month: $345

Junior (under 20)/Full-time Student/Unemployed/Pensioner – 12-month: $520 / 6-month: $260

Youth (under 17)/School Student – 12-month: $370 / 6-month: $185

Casual Fee – $15/session


When is the club open?

Monday: 9:30AM – 11:30AM / 4:30PM – 8:00PM

Tuesday: 5:30PM – 7:30PM

Wednesday: 9:30AM – 11:30AM / 4:30PM – 8:00PM

Thursday: Closed

Friday: 9:30AM – 11:30AM / 4:30PM – 8:00PM

Saturday: 10:00AM – 12:00PM / 2:00PM – 5:30PM

Sunday: Closed


What is included in membership?

Members receive coaching in a group environment and individualised programming. Members can train at any time during open hours.


How do I get started?

Fill out our contact us form and book a day to start your free 1 week trial.

Come to the gym! Dress in comfy gym clothes. If you don’t have weightlifting shoes yet we have some pairs to borrow.

Our coaches will guide you through the fundamentals of snatch, clean and jerk, and all the supporting exercises.

After joining phoenix weightlifting club, our coaches will provide individualized programming and supervision to help support you with your weightlifting goals.


What do I wear?

Dress in comfy gym clothes. If you don’t have weightlifting shoes yet we have some pairs to borrow.


What are the gym rules?

  • Avoid walking in front of people lifting
  • Encourage and support the people around you
  • Be respectful of your fellow lifters
  • Clean and put away your equipment when finished with it
  • Keep the platforms clear of excess equipment
  • Help out with local competitions by volunteering for competition duties (no prior experience required)

Do I have to compete?

No, many members train for fun and fitness.


How do I get started competing?

After joining the VWA, there are many competitions throughout the year that are great for beginners. Phoenix runs several competitions themselves including the Ian Laurie Cup. The club has singlets available to borrow.