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Health & Wellness 

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. 

We offer a range of programs designed for people of all ages and abilities. Whether you are new to fitness, an older adult looking for a low impact class, or after a personal training session - there's something for everyone at the YMCA.

There are a number of different membership options available, to find the best one for you, please get in touch with us by one of the following options:​

Henry Scott Recreation Centre

The YMCA Henry Scott Recreation Centre in the heart of Katherine offers a variety of recreation services for its members, including:

  • Group Fitness
  • Personal Training
  • Roller skating rink
  • Born to move classes
    • Ages 4-5 years
    • 6-7 years
    • 8-12 years
  • Crèche


Address: Lot 2525 Stuart Highway

Phone: 08 89722592​

Katheri​​ne Aquatic Centre

The YMCA in Katherine has an Olympic size 50m 6 lane outdoor pool with a toddler/baby pool and a water park.

We have 2 commando runs available for hire - Rocky Road and the Rooster (Toddler).

The pool temp stays approx. 27-32 degrees all year around.

The services we offer at the pool include:

  • Swimming Lessons
  • Intensives swimming lessons (during the wet season school holidays)
  • Seniors Aqua Aerobics
  • General Aqua Aerobics
  • Squad – Please not the YMCA does not run a squad but we work closely with the Katherine Squad. For more information please contact Pru Ducey: 0417 186 865 Ruth Millikan: 0402 244 300


We accept the following vouchers to be used for swimming Lessons:

  • $100 sport and rec NT vouchers
  • $100 Learn to Swim NT Vouchers
  • $75 sport and rec NT voucher​​​


​Address: Lot 2525 Stuart Highway 

Phone: 08 89721944​

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