Fernwood is a female only gym with 70 locations across all Australian states and around 68,000 members. Their stated goal is to give women the confidence they need to succeed in all they do.
“Seeing our members achieve their goals, and hearing their amazing stories, inspires us to continue delivering world-class health clubs and programs to women across Australia.”
Fernwood have a very strong introductory program to get you up and going no matter what level of experience you have.
- Access to the 28 Day Breakthru program with information on nutrition, workout programs and mindset information to help you get started and deliver early results
- Meet with a Fitness Coach on your first visit to set yourself up with realistic goals and a program to help you reach your fitness goals
- Access to a free cardio and strength training workshop to get you feeling confident on the gym floor
In addition to standard gym services, other perks are available with your Fernwood Fitness membership including free breakfast, complimentary toiletries in the change rooms and a food coaching program.
Fernwood provides 24/7 access but is not staffed at all times. Check individual clubs for staffed hours.
Membership and Pricing Guide
Fernwood have a number of membership options with the 12 month contract option being the most affordable with pricing starting at $22 per week (about $95 per month).
A joining fee of $199 is payable and all memberships include an Activation Kit which is an additional cost. The Activation Kit gives you 24-hr access and some additional benefits. Some of these fees may be waived from time to time so remember to ask about special offers. Fernwood usually offers a free 7 day trial.
A 12 month membership can be suspended/put on hold for up to 8 weeks and can be extended for overseas travel or medical reasons. The minimum suspension period is 2 weeks and your contract period will be extended by the duration of your suspension. A small weekly fee applies to any suspensions so contact your home club to find out more.
Great For People Who…
- Are young mum’s and need child minding support to be able to train
- Would like female focused programs, equipment and advice
- May not be comfortable training with males
Avoid This Gym If You…
- Are looking for a low cost, no-frills option
- are male
Individual Cardio TrainingA variety of cardio equipment is available
Individual Weight TrainingA range of free and machine weights are available
Functional TrainingFunctional Fit program available with 6-10 people in a class. Additional cost.
Personal TrainersEach club has multiple personal trainers with a variety of specialisations.
Swimming PoolSwimming pool facilities are not available at any Fernwood Fitness clubs.
Bootcamp ClassesSome Fernwood clubs provide Bootcamp programs. Check your local club to confirm.
CrossFit ClassesCrossfit classes are generally not provided although a small number of clubs offer this service.
Pilates ClassesPilates classes are available and included in your membership cost.
Yoga ClassesYoga classes are available and included in your membership cost.
H.I.I.T. ClassesSome clubs run HIIT classes. Check with your local club to confirm.
24/7 Access24/7 access is available but staffed hours are limited. Check with your local club.
Shower FacilitiesFernwood Fitness provides high quality shower and change facilities with privacy.
Female Only AreasFernwood Fitness is a female only gym.
Child MindingMany Fernwood clubs have child minding. Check with your local club to confirm.
Kids ProgramsFernwood does not provide programs for children under the age of 16.