Cheap Gym Memberships

It’s tough trying to find a gym that fits your budget! After all, you’ve already got a pile of bills & direct debits eating away at your bank account, and don’t even mention what the kids want for Christmas!

Luckily we’ve got you covered. Today we’re going to be outlining the cheapest gym memberships in Australia so that you can get your gym journey started without worrying about it blowing the bank.

At Get Gym Fit, our mission is to help gym seekers join a new facility that’s the right fit, for the best price.

Cheap Gym Memberships Compared

Gym

Min. Price

Max. Price

Other Potential Costs

Crunch Fitness

$9.95

$19.95

$99 sign up + $39 annually

Zap Fitness

$9.95

$14.95

$69 sign up fee

Club Lime

$9.99

$24.95

$59 for access pass

Jetts Fitness

$12.50

$19.95

$168 for sign up fees

Snap Fitness

$12.95

No info

$59 sign up fee

Plus Fitness

$13.95

$16.95

$78 - $128 sign up fee

Genesis Fitness

$14.50

$20.00

$99 sign up fee

Anytime Fitness

$14.98

$16.37

$169.95 sign up fees

Prices stated are per week. The prices and information shown in this article should be viewed as a general guide only as it can vary depending on location, how long you commit for, promotions and can also change over time. We do our best to ensure our content is up to date, however, you should always confirm prices and membership details before signing up.

CRUNCH FITNESS

Minimum Price: $9.95 per week

Maximum Price: $19.95 per week

Other Costs: $99 sign up fee + 39 annual fee

Crunch Fitness offers one of the cheapest gym memberships you can come across – with exceptional value for money.

A membership at Crunch Fitness will cost you between $9.95 and $19.95 per week depending on which membership level you opt for. By paying for a more expensive membership, you’ll have access to more benefits such as group fitness classes, the ability to bring a friend to train with and access to more Crunch clubs.

Crunch memberships can be paid for upfront, or via a ‘pay as you go’ option, allowing you to cancel at any time. The prices quoted at based on a 12-month commitment. A ‘pay as you go’ membership costs an additional $1 per fortnight in addition to these prices.

The sign up fee at Crunch Fitness is $99. This gives you a gym membership card which must be shown upon arrival to Crunch. We have spoken to staff about this fee, and they say that it’s not often charged in full, with some members paying as little as $20 as their sign up fee.

For ongoing memberships, you’ll also be charged an annual fee of $39, which you’ll need to pay for each year you’re a member at Crunch.

Zap Fitness

Minimum Price: $9.95 per week

Maximum Price: $19.95 per week

Other Costs: $69 sign up fee

A membership at Zap Fitness will cost you $14.99 per week on a month to month contract. If you’re looking to save some money over the long term, you can commit to an 18-month or 12-month contract, which works out to be $9.99 and $12.99, respectively.

Zap Fitness have a $69 sign up fee. There are ways to avoid paying this fee, such as signing up for longer periods of time or purchasing a membership during a promotional period.

Club Lime

Minimum Price: $9.99 per week

Maximum Price: $24.95 per week

Other Costs: $59 for access pass

A single-club membership at Club Lime will generally cost you between $11.90 and $16.90 per week on a fortnightly payment scheme, with prices depending on location and membership level. Club Lime also offer ‘express’ or ‘premiere’ memberships, which can cost as little as $9.99 or as much as $22.90 per week, respectively.

If you want to be able to visit multiple Club Lime Locations, you’ll need to upgrade to a multi-club membership, which costs $24.90 per week. You can also save money on your Club Lime membership by paying for a set amount of time upfront, such as for 3 months or 12 months at a time. 

Club Lime doesn’t charge a sign up fee per se, however, you’ll need to pay $59.00 for your access pass when signing up for a ‘single club’ membership. 

Club Lime will often waive the access card fee under certain circumstances, such as during promotional periods, when a new club is first opening, or if you are signing up for a ‘multi-club’ membership, which is more expensive.

Jetts Fitness

Jetts fitness st kilda

Minimum Price: $12.50 per week

Maximum Price: $19.95 per week

Other Costs: $168 for sign up fees

Jetts has two main types of membership streams – pay as you go or pay upfront.

Pay as You Go

For $14.95 a week, the ‘Pay as You Go’ membership has you direct debited each fortnight, giving you the flexibility to cancel without paying any exit fees. 

Pay Upfront

This type of membership allows you to pay for 12 months upfront in order to save on your weekly rate. A 12-month upfront contract will cost you $649.00, which works out to be around $12.50 per week.

J-Series Contract

Jetts also offer J Series classes/group fitness for an additional fee of $19.95 per week

Jetts sign up fees are pretty hefty – you’ll be required to pay an $89 sign up fee, as well as $79 for your access pass. This brings the total sign up cost to a total of $168.

There are ways to avoid the sign-up cost such as during promotions or signing up for a 12-month contract.

 

Snap Fitness

Minimum Price: $13.95 per week

Maximum Price: No info

 

Other Costs: $59 sign up fee

A membership at Snap Fitness starts at $12.95 per week. Prices do vary between different locations, so contact your local Snap Fitness for pricing confirmation.

Snap has two types of memberships – you can either pay as you go on a direct debit or commit to either a 3 month, 6 month or 12-month contract. In general, the longer the contract, the lower your weekly membership rate.

Snap Fitness sign up fees vary between locations and the time of year, however, several sources say that it is around the $59 mark.

You may be able to avoid the sign up fee in some circumstances, such as during a promotional period or if you are signing up for a long term contract, e.g. 12 months.

Plus Fitness

plus fitness

Minimum Price: $13.95 per week

Maximum Price: $16.95 per week

Other Costs: $78 – $128 sign up fee

A membership at Plus Fitness will cost you between $13.95 and $16.95 per week on a fortnightly payment scheme, with prices depending on location and your situation.

Contracts are not lock-in and you can also suspend your membership for up to 3 years if you like to travel or become injured or sick.

The Plus Fitness sign up fee costs between $78 – $128 and includes your facility access card. The sign up price varies between clubs, so check with your local facility first.

There are ways to avoid paying this fee, such as signing up for longer periods of time or purchasing a membership during a promotional period.

Genesis Fitness

Genesis Health and Fitness

Minimum Price: $14.50 per week

Maximum Price: $20.00 per week

Other Costs: $99.00 sign up fee

A membership at Genesis Fitness will generally cost you between $14.50 and $20.00 each week, with prices depending on location and your situation. We have seen some Genesis locations with prices as low as $9.95 per week, but this is extremely rare.

The Genesis sign up fee costs $99.00 and includes your facility access card. There are ways to avoid paying this fee, such as signing up for longer periods of time or purchasing a membership during a promotional period.

Anytime Fitness

anytime fitness

Minimum Price: $14.98 per week

Maximum Price: $16.37 per week

Other Costs: $169.95 sign up costs

A membership at Anytime Fitness will cost you between $14.98 and $16.37 per week on a 12-month contract, with prices depending on location. For example, prices tend to be lower in regional areas compared to metropolitan suburbs.

Anytime Fitness has two forms of contracts: Fixed term (12 or 18 months) or Ongoing (offers the ability to cancel).

The Anytime Fitness sign up fee is $99.00 plus $69.95 for your access key. There are ways to avoid paying this fee, such as signing up for longer periods of time or purchasing a membership during a promotional period.

It’s best to visit your local Anytime Fitness to ask them for more specific information.

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