UNIVERSITY
STAFF

MAKE THE FORUM
YOUR GYM

Better healthier living – The Forum conveniently located on the Callaghan Campus and within close proximity of the City Campus,  provides University staff access to its premier facilities, empowered people and quality programs.

The University of Newcastle is committed to workplace wellness as identified in the Wellbeing, Health and Safety Strategy 2020 – 2025 which underpins the strategic engagement priority areas of Better, Healthier Living and Connected Communities.  NUsport through The Forum offers a diverse range of programs and activities to promote physical and mental wellbeing in the workplace.

The Forum is proud to be part of the Fitness Passport network in Newcastle. Offering quality facilities and services to the University and wider community for over 20 years. Our fully serviced and staffed venues are open 7 days a week, 361 days a year.

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ENJOY OUR STATE OF THE ART FACILITIES
  • First class facilities
  • Two convenient locations
  • High energy fitness classes
  • Over 10 social sport competitions
  • Mind and body classes
  • Fitness Passport membership

MY FORUM ESSENTIAL

Minimum 12 month term

  • Access to two exceptional facilities
  • Locker use
  • Body composition scan
  • Membership timestop*
  • Functional training
  • Cardio & strength equipment
  • Group training
  • Group fitness classes

MY FORUM FLEXI

Minimum 6 WEEK TERM

  • Access to two exceptional facilities
  • Locker use
  • Body composition scan
  • Membership timestop*
  • Functional training
  • Cardio & strength equipment
  • Group training
  • Group fitness classes

MY FORUM ACTIVE

ANNUAL PAID IN FULL

  • Access to two exceptional facilities
  • Locker use
  • Body composition scan
  • Membership timestop*
  • Functional training
  • Cardio & strength equipment
  • Group training
  • Group fitness classes

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How much does a Forum membership cost?

Memberships start from as little as $18.00 per week with the ease of fortnightly direct debits.

Have a look at our complete range of options here.

I’m a University of Newcastle staff member, do I get a member discount?

At the Forum we offer current University of Newcastle staff members discounted memberships starting from $15.50 per week.  Have a look at our complete membership options above.

Can I attend casual group fitness classes?

Group fitness classes (including Skill Athletic) are free to all current members only. Bookings are essential, please book your spot using The Forum App.

Have a look at our complete range of membership options here.

Do I need to be a member to use the gym?

You can pay $15.00 for a casual entry if you are not a member or purchase a 5 visit pack for $65.00.

Do I need to bring a sweat towel?

Sweat towels are compulsory.  Use a clean sweat towel for each session.  We recommend you use one as a barrier on the equipment and one to towel off perspiration while exercising.

How do I download The Forum App?

The Forum App can be downloaded through the Apple Store or Google Play (look for The Forum logo).  It can take up to 24 hours for your account to be activated.  Member Relations can support you through this.  Phone 02 4921 7001 or email info@theforum.org.au

How do I login to my member portal?

Current members can login to the member portal with the email address attached to your current membership.  If you have never logged in before, click on the Forgot Password link to reset your account.

What can I access within my member portal?
  • Book a spot in group fitness classes
  • Update your personal details
  • Apply a membership freeze to your current contract (T&Cs apply)
  • Update your payment details
  • Sign up to a new membership (including previous members)
  • Book your child into learn to swim, holiday programs and more
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WANT TO JOIN THE FORUM USINGYOUR FITNESS PASSPORT?

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WANT TO JOIN THE FORUM USING YOUR FITNESS PASSPORT?

MEMBER OF
THE MONTH

PETER LEE

Congratulations to our latest Member of the Month, Peter. Our ‘Member of the Month’ receives a Forum merchandise pack that includes a Forum tote bag, keep cup, tank top, sweat towel and drink bottle. Will you be next?

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THE FORUM APP GIVES
YOU EXTRA FLEXIBILITY

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THE FORUM APP GIVES YOU EXTRA FLEXIBILITY

THE FORUM APP GIVES YOU EXTRA FLEXIBILITY

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