About the centre

With the staff and the facilities at RecWest Footscray, both members and casual visitors can feel healthier and happier.

If you want to focus on you, your health and your fitness, RecWest Footscray is the place to be. Owned by the Maribyrnong City Council, and located in the heart of West Footscray, the centre is managed by YMCA Victoria. The facilities on offer are vast and we cater for people of all ages and all levels of fitness.


  • A Health Club with a great range of equipment
  • Group Fitness Studio
  • One Court Basketball Stadium
  • Hall
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Multi Purpose Rooms


Convenient location: at the corner of Market & Essex Streets, West Footscray.

Taking public transport?

Take the Route 216 or 219 bus which drops you off right out the front of the centre in Essex St. Plus there is heaps of free parking available.


RecWest Footscray is well equipped to cater for people of all abilities including ramp access to the centre and within the facility and also accessible car spaces. Our friendly team are highly qualified and they have the experience to hep you reach your training goals – whatever they may be. Our staff know that they are there for you. Check out the facilities in the Discover section, or call or come in.

RecWest Footscray – partners

RecWest Footscray partners with local council and many community, sports and government bodies.



Use this guide if you wish to supply goods or services to the YMCA.