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Published July 24th 2011
The love for sports and fitness regimes is not new to Australians, and if you are in Melbourne, you are probably already high on this fever. Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre or MSAC is one such place in the city which forms the hub for various kinds of sports, games and fitness programs. It hosts a string of facilities for all the sports lovers by providing them with congenial ambience and right expertise to indulge in their passion. An array of activities like toning your body, losing weight, badminton, table tennis, basketball, squash and aquatic sports are hosted in MSAC. Apart from hosting international events like the Commonwealth Games, World Swimming Championship and World Squash Championship, it also acts as the centre stage for several corporate games in the city.
The state-of-the-art equipment, stadiums, courts and pools not only boost your performance, but also provide right platform for you to practise your skills. You can come here and play these games with your friends and folks and also seek guidance from coaches and trainers of different activities.
MSAC also offers membership - currently there are three types of membership on offer: 1. Club Flexi Membership – In this category you get a 12 month membership at the cost of $50. This membership deal is packaged with options and offers with discounts to give you complete benefits of MSAC round the year.
2. Platinum memberships – This provides you unlimited access to fitness areas, wellness zones and aquatic centre. Depending upon what options you choose the joining fee for this membership ranges between $79 - $199.
3. Energise in 30 Membership – This is a 30 day membership where you get opportunity to energise yourself and get back into the gear. The membership fee ranges from $49 - $149, and entitles you to training sessions, gym programs, fitness centre, wellness zone, pool and aquatic area and much more.
Apart from these, you can also enjoy some sports, games and splash in the pool at MSAC as a visitor. A complete list of the activity prices for visitors can be found here. Be it a weekday or a weekend you can always sweat it out in MSAC and also let your mind race along with your body. You can visit MSAC alone or with your friends and folks and make the best use of its facilities to burn some calories.
You can also make bookings in MSAC for organising some functions or events like corporate events, school competitions or birthday parties for your young ones. Add dash of taste to these events with the artistic catering from MSAC and make your day more fun filled.
Joining MSAC club is made very easy with email (firstname.lastname@example.org), phone call ( 61 3 9926 1555), online application and PDF form. You can also check out for the latest events at MSAC on the website and plan your visit to make the most of it.
Add some style to your fitness and sports love and shop at the online store of MSAC. It is located within Albert Park and can be easily accessed through public transportations like trams and taxis. Tram number 112 runs from Melbourne CBD and will take you to MSAC. Click here to know about its opening hours for different activities.