Summer Memberships at the UC RecCentre 

While the students are away....

Weightlifting class

It's quiet time...

It's true - we're a busy and popular gym.  Over the summer period though, most of the students head away, leaving the gym alot less busy for you to enjoy the sweet quiet times.   Bag yourself a bargain and join the RecCentre for your summer gymming needs at a great discounted price! 



  • 3 month summer memberships at discounted price 
  • Includes 1x SteerMe Personalised Programme for free (Valued at $35)
  • Access to MyWellness Rec&Sport App to track your progress, including 1 FREE Body Composition Scan! (Valued at $20)
  • Sale period runs from Monday 11th November - Sunday 8th December, 2019 
Membership TypeNormal PriceSummer Special Price
Community $239 $169
Alumni/Affiliates $189 $139
UC Staff $139 $99
Other Students (Non-UC)      $129 $89 



  • Valid for new members only, or if you haven't had a membership with us within the last 6months 
  • Offer cannot be used in conjunction with union membership discount 
  • New member card fee additional (if you can bring in your old card we can use that and waive the $17 fee
  • SteerMe and BCS must be booked at time of buying membership 
  • Be aware that we operate a reduced Group Fitness Timetable over the summer period 
  • Also, that the gym closes over the Christmas/New Year period in line with University of Canterbury operations
  • The last operating day for this year is Sunday 22nd December, 2019 and we reopen on Monday 6th January, 2020


UC RecCentre

22 Kirkwood Ave

Postal address
UC RecCentre
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
New Zealand

Bookings and reception
Phone: +64 3 364 2433
Facsimile: +64 3 364 2112

Grounds bookings