10 of the Best Bodybuilding Gyms in Melbourne

10 of the Best Bodybuilding Gyms in Melbourne

Gyms for true bodybuilding athletes to practice their craft.

1. Olympia Gymnasium

Anyone who drives along Montague Street in South Melbourne knows Olympia Gym. The big roller shutter has almost always been open, every day for 30 years. Paul, the owner, is always there. Many of their members have been going here since Olympia opened, members drop by for a chat even on rest days. Paul knows every one of them by name.

139 Montague street
South Melbourne

Phone 03 9696 3961
E-mail info@olympiagymnasium.com.au


2. Melbourne University Weightlifting & Powerlifting Club

Memberships are open to everyone. Powerlifting is their prime sport, but they are an AWF registered Club & can provide basic Weightlifting training.

Heavy Weights Room
Beaurepaire Centre
Tin Alley
The University of Melbourne
VIC 3010

Phone 0418 366 416
E-mail info@powerlifting.net.au


3. Victory Gym

A premier bodybuilding gym, that understands that bodybuilding isn’t just a sport, it’s about all-around health & fitness. Bodybuilding is a way of life & at Victory Gym, they understand this. Bodybuilding requires commitment, discipline & a drive to achieve the best.

6 King Street
Airport West
Melbourne 3042

Phone 03 9335 4374
E-mail victorygym@live.com.au


4. Recomp

For people who want to be leaner or more muscular, the bridge the gap between fitness mediocrity & sport-specific conditioning. From fat & weight loss to toning to competitive bodybuilding, recomp can help with every kind of body transformation.

51 Queen Street
Melbourne 3000

Phone +61 3 9621 2653
E-mail admin@recomphq.com.au


5. Body Matrix

Body Matrix is an appointment only Personal Training Studio & Body Shaping facility. They provide the best in personal training & free gym memberships. Clients only pay for Personal Training sessions, there is no gym only membership option. All you need is to be a client participating in at least one PT session each week.

28 Eastern Rd South
Melbourne 3205

Phone 0396 822 639


6. Hardcore Gym

Founded in 1997 as the original strength conditioning & self defence battleground. A 24/7 2000sqm facility incorporating strength conditioning & self defence services.

294 Railway Parade
Carlton, NSW 2218

Phone 02 9567 0900
E-mail info@hardcoregym.com.au


7. BodyWorld Balaclava

Established in 1982, BodyWorld Balaclava has undergone many renovations, expansions & equipment upgrades since. Once a tiny single suite gym, Balaclava now features a Cardio studio, Spin Studio & a multi-purpose room for Boxing, Yoga or Pilates. All this alongside an array of weights equipment including linear bearing stations, free weights, power racks & deadlifting platforms.

Top Floor
285 Carlisle Street
East St Kilda, 3184

Phone 03 9527 7966


8. Tabban

For over 25 years Tabban has been helping Australians get the best results for their body & fitness goals.

Level 1
25-29 Wangaratta Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Phone 03 9427 8735
E-mail admin@tabban.com.au


9. Atomic Gym

Founded in 2012, Atomic Gym is one of Melbourne’s finest bodybuilding destinations. Owner & founder Luciano Gallo has been part of the industry for over 15 years. With Luc’s knowledge & expertise, Atomic gym has become The Hardcore Bodybuilding Gym in Melbourne.

109 Miller Street
Epping VIC 3076

Phone ​03 8401 4007
E-mail atomicgym01@gmail.com


10. Performance Training Center Frankston

Performance Training Centre has one goal, to make people better versions of themselves. They make no promises, whatever you achieve is because you worked to achieve it. Here you will find no fad training styles, no fad diets, no fad trainers. Old school is the best when it comes to training & nutrition. You will find heavy weights, power racks, Olympic bars & bumper plates, a 3m x 3m lifting platform, kettlebells, bands, chains, 90kg stones, dumbbells, sandbags, gripping implements, kegs & a good atmosphere.

15/700 Frankston-Dandenong Rd
Carrum Downs VIC, 3201

Phone 0404 453 542
E-mail president@gpcaustralia.com


If you’re a member at a bodybuilding gym that’s not listed above, let us know and we’ll add it to our next list.


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