COVID-19 Update Information

The health and wellbeing of Deakin students and our DeakinACTIVE members remains our highest priority. We are following all government and health guidelines, and listening carefully to any questions and concerns we receive from our staff, members and Deakin University as we move through this new COVID normal. If you are a student of Deakin University, you can find further information on the Deakin University website COVID-19 FAQ.


As per the VIC State Government announcement today, the current Victorian lockdown will end at 11.59pm tonight Tuesday 27th July, meaning that we can re-open DeakinACTIVE facilities from tomorrow, Wednesday 28th July.

QR code scanning is mandatory on arrival, and masks must be worn at all times. No towel no workout policy applies and don’t forget to bring a water bottle with you. Please remember to follow all hygiene practices and maintain 1.5m social distancing at all times.

Group fitness classes have a maximum of 10 participants (so please remember to pre book into your classes to reserve your spot) and stadium bookings are open with a maximum capacity of 100 people per booking.

Membership payments will automatically be re-activated from Wednesday 28th July. If you wish to suspend your membership further, please contact us directly via email:

BURWOOD: burwood@deakinactive.com.au

WAURN PONDS: waurnponds@deakinactive.com.au

WARRNAMBOOL: warrnambool@deakinactive.com.au

We will be following all Government advice and will provide updates when we can. All ongoing communications about DeakinACTIVE will be done via our social media, website or via email. If you need to contact us:


Don’t forget to download our DeakinMOVES app so you can still keep MOVEing and stay active with us! Daily and weekly workouts, monthly challenges and FREE online classes available. Look after yourselves, eat healthy foods, exercise and keep up regular sleeping habits.