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​​​​​​Kilgariff Recreation Centre

The YMCA of the Northern Territory approaches health and fitness with the belief that a person is made up of a Body, a Mind and a Spirit, and each component must be nurtured for the person to achieve Wellness. 

At the Kilgariff Recreation Centre, we create opportunities for people and communities to connect with a better life. A recent $2 million redevelopment has transformed the facility into a modern sport and fitness community hub.

We offers a wide range of facilities and programs to meet the various needs of the community from young people through to older adults and people with a disability.

  • Gym - featuring an extensive range of cardio, pin-loaded and free weight equipment
  • 15 route indoor rockwall
  • 2 x group fitness studios
  • Functional training space
  • 1 stadium court (basketball, badminton, etc.)
  • Party space and conference facilities
  • Disability accessible facilities and change rooms

There are a number of different membership and program options available, to find the best one for you, please come and talk to us or check out our new brochure - Kilgariff Recreation Centre Brochure.pdf

​Phone​08 8952 5666
In Person​71 Sadadeen Road, Alice Springs NT 0870 
​Opening Hours
​Monday - Friday​6.00am - 8.00pm
​Saturday​7.00am - 12.00pm
​Sunday​Not Staffed
​Public Holidays​9.00am - 5.00pm
​Closed​Good Friday, ANZAC Day and Christmas Day

What We Offer



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YMCA Kilgariff Recreation C​entre believes that parents deserve peace of mind knowing they can relax and exercise and be certain that their child is in good hands.  YMCA KRC offers a crèche service to ensure our participants visit is both supportive and worthwhile.  We offer quality care in a safe, secure, healthy and stimulating environment.  Our organisation is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  We have a variety of practices in place to ensure all children are safe at YMCA. 

Age​9 months - 5 years
Operating Hours​Monday - Friday    8:45am - 10:15am
Price​YMCA Members Free, Non-Member $5

Indoor Rockwall

Indoor Rockwall is a fun, social activity with climbs for all ages and  abilities.  Rock climbing is an exciting and challenging sport to enjoy with friends and family.  Build strength, fitness, endurance, balance, flexibility, and confidence whilst scaling one of our many fantastic climbs.  All training and equipment provided.    

​Sesson Prices ​ ​ ​ ​​Casual Visit (Non-Member)$14
​Casual Visit (Member)​$ 9
​10-Visit Pass​$120
​10-Visit Pass Concession​$ 90
​10 x Visit Pass Junior - Sports Voucher redeemable
Session Times ​ ​ ​​Tuesday ​​Open Age​5.00pm - 7.45pm
​Wednesday​Junior Sessions (5Y-13Y)​3.30pm - 6.30pm
​Thursday​Open Age​5.00pm - 7.45pm
​Sunday​Open Age​1.00pm - 4.00pm

Active Adults

YMCA Active Adults is a membership including facility access and programming tailored to improving the fitness, strength and balance for the over 60's. Low impact workout with high impact results - stay fit and healthy through safe, low-impact exercise to ensure your body is kept in peak health. Ensure to book in for your no cost consultation which includes a health assessment and qualified exercise guidance and support.

Check out our brochure for further details - Active Adults.pdf

AgeOver 60
Prices ​ ​ ​​Membership$ 12 per week
​Joining Fee​$ 49
GymSession Times ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​Monday - Friday ​9am - 4pm
Weekends​Unlimited Access during opening times
Group Fitness Classes​ ​​Pryme Movers​Check Timetable
​Les Mills Body Balance​Check Timetable
​Yoga ​Check Timetable

Active Youth

The YMCA wants to make a difference to the lives of young Australians. Understanding the powerful links between physical activity, health and happiness, we created the Active Youth membership.

The Youth Orientation is required fo Active Youth members aged 13Y - 15Y who wish to access the gym (health club) facilities and group fitness. The orientation is designed to ensure a safe and supportive training environment. The no cost consultation and orientation includes initial gym induction, health assessment and personalised program development, along with ongoing support like motivational trainer "check-ins" and technique cues.

Check out our brochure for further details - Active Youth.pdf

Age13 years to 15 years
Prices ​ ​ ​​Membership$ 12 per week
​Joining Fee​$ 49
GymSession Times ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​​Unlimited Access during opening hours ​                    (Youth Orientation Required)
Group Fitness Classes​ ​​Access to all age appropriate classes (see timetable)

Other Services

Health ClubGroup Fitness ​Recreation Programs
  • Personal Training
  • Transform Yourself 
  • Sports conditioning
  • Rehabilitation Services


  • ​Group Fitness Classes
  • Body conditioning
  • Fitness Challenge  
  • Circuit training 
  • School Programs
  • Access & Disability Programs

  • ​Indoor Rock Climbing
  • Social Dancing


Group Fitness Timetable  

Kilgariff Recreation has a variety of group fitness classes 7 days a week. Come and see our Customer Service staff and obtain a ticket prior to class commencement - remember your towel and drink bottle too.

For more information regarding our Group Fitness classes check out our Timetable and details about the classes below, download our Group Fitness Timetable October 18.pdf  or have a chat with our great staff.


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Casual Shooting

More than 120 years after the first official game of indoor basektball was played at a YMCA gym in New York city, this fun sport is a favourite at Kilgariff Recreation Centre.

Casual Shooting is available when a booking or program is not running in the stadium. Please contact the centre to check availability. Please make sure you bring your own equipment.

  • $5 per session for Non-Members
  • Free for existing Members

For further information have a look at our new flyer - YMCA Casual Shooting

Junior Hoops

Junior Hoops is a grassroots level basketball program aimed at developing fundamental basketball skills whilst giving the participant an introduction to the game. Junior Hoops caters for all abilities and is aimed at increasing the health and well-being of all participants. All equipment is provided.

Check out our flyer for further details - YMCA Junior Hoops.pdf

Age12 years - Adult
Prices ​ ​ ​Casual Visit$ 12
​10-Visit Pass ($100 sports voucher redeemable)​$ 100
Session TImes12 years - AdultMonday 3.30pm - 4.30pm
Under 18 yearsThursday 3.30pm - 4.30pm​

Junior Badminton

Junior Badminton is a grassroots level badminton program aimed at developing fundamental badminton skills whilst giving the participant an introduction to the game. Junior Badminton caters for all abilities and is aimed at increasing the health and well-being of all participants. All equipment is provided.

Check out our flyer for further details - YMCA Junior Badminton.pdf

Age8 - 16 years
Prices ​ ​ ​Casual Visit$ 12
​10-Visit Pass ($100 sports voucher redeemable)​$ 100
Session TImes8 - 12 years​Wednesday 3.30pm - 4.30pm
13 - 16 years​Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Price List

Gym, climb and play to a healthy lifestyle at KRC. Our members enjoy access to the gym, group fitness and discounted access to the rockwall and stadium programming. Remember we can also help you get motivated and achieve your goarls with YMCA Personal Training Sessions (30 minutes each session)

​Direct Debit Memberships
Type​​Start-up CostPrice per Week
​Full access​$49 ​$19.95
Mates Rates / Family Discount​$49 ​$14.95
​Active Adults​$49​$12
​Active Youth​$49​$12
Fixed Term Memberships
​Adult- 1 month                                     
- 6 month          
​Concession - 1 month                 
- 6 month          

Casual Admission
Gym Casual
Gym Concession Casual
Group Fitness Casual 
Group Fitness Concession

Personal Training
Get motivated and achieve your goals with YMCA Personal Training (30 minute sessions)​ ​ ​ ​
PT per session (30 minutes)$50
​Introductory Pack 3 x PT Pack (for clients new to PT)​ ​ ​​​$99
Workout with a friend or two and save with small group training.​ ​ ​ ​
​1:1 ​1:2 ​1:3
​3 x PT Pack​$129​$149​$169
​5 x PT Pack​$204​$239​$279
​10 x PT Pack​$409​$469​$539

Visit Passes
​All Access 16Y+ 10 Visit Pass* ​$160
​All Access Concession 10 Visit Pass* ​$130
Access both gym and group fitness                                                                                                                                   * Visit passes expire 12 months from date of purchase​ ​

​Facilty Rental
​Type​Price per hour
Stadium Court

Rock Climbing
​Type - single sessionsPrice
Non-Member single ​

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