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.


DeakinACTIVE Burwood was re-opened from Friday 18th June.

All memberships will be re-activated from this re-opening date. If you would like to suspend your membership further, please reach out to either the Burwood team directly.


DeakinACTIVE Waurn Ponds and Warrnambool facilities were re-opened from Friday 11th June.

All memberships were re-activated from this opening date. If you would like to suspend your membership further, please reach out to either the Waurn Ponds or the Warrnambool teams directly.


When you arrive at any of our DeakinACTIVE facilities you must QR code scan on arrival, wear your mask indoors at all times (unless during strenuous activity), observe good hygiene practices and maintain your 1.5m social distancing.  The no towel no workout rule applies – so please remember to bring your towel and water bottle with you. We can’t wait to see you all in the gym and in our group fitness classes soon!



All ongoing communications about DeakinACTIVE will be done via our social media, website or via email. If you need to contact us:

Waurn Ponds

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.