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Entertainment Book

The 2017/2018 Entertainment Book is now available.  20% of every membership sold contributes to the YMCA Youth Empowerment Program. Help us achieve our goal by sharing this link with your Friends and Family. Thanks for your support! Click Here to get your copy today...

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UNO-Y Leadership Program

If you know a young person aged between 16-21 years that you think would benefit from attending leadership training then we encourage you to consider UNO-Y as a program that will develop their potential and ultimately their connection to the YMCA. Cost is fully funded. If you know a potential candi...

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Why work at YMCA Geelong

YMCA Geelong employs approximately 100 staff in a wide variety of program, administrative and specialty positions across our sites at Newtown Stadium, Arena, Bannockburn and YMCA Camp Wyuna. Any current vacancies will be posted on our website with the applicable position description downloa...

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Rookie Sports


Geelong YMCA “Rookie Sports is a multi-sport program designed for 1.5-6 year olds. We offer two classes- Junior Rookie Sports (1.5-3 years) and Senior Rookie Sports (3.5-6 years). Our program is term based focusing on a different sport every two weeks. The children learn basic skills of the sport through team interaction, playing games & in some cases parent involvement.

The sports offered include development in the following skills:

  • AFL – Catching (Hand Eye), jumping, agility, basic technique of kicking/handballing, team work
  • Soccer (Futsal) – Foot eye coordination, basics dribbling/shooting technique, teamwork, agility, speed, balance, body control
  • Cricket – Running, catching (hand eye), basic passing and bowling, agility, team work
  • Basketball – Balance, agility, basic dribbling/shooting/passing technique, team work.
  • Various other sports are also incorporated throughout the term to keep classes fun and challenging depending on children’s age and ability.

Junior Rookie- (1.5 - 3 years)

Our focus in junior rookie is to create an encouraging and exciting atmosphere. We aim to develop children’s confidence in group environments. During your class you will find many different activities’s including nursery rhymes and group singing. Parent assistance in this class in necessary to help us deliver the best program we can to your child.

Senior Rookie (3.5 - 6 years)

In senior rookie we want to create a fun learning environment for your child. We aim to help prepare them in the journey to starting school. We will focus on team work and following instructions. Parent assistance is encouraged but is not necessary.

For more information on available days/times please call 5223 2714 or email newtownstadium@ymca.org.au

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Pre-school Programs


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EdGym


ymca edgymThe YMCA EdGym Program is designed for children aged 1-5 years. The classes aim to develop basic coordination, balance, spatial and body awareness in a fun environment that promotes socialisation.

The program uses many pieces of gymnastics apparatus including bars, beams, rings, trampolines, ropes, balls, parachutes and other hand apparatus.

EdGym is a parent assisted program. The children love having a parent or carer to help or encourage them. Your reinforcement of what they are being taught will also facilitate their early learning.

For information on any of these Preschool Programs please call 5223 2714 or email newtownstadium@ymca.org.au or click here to view the program timetables

Please Note: Bookings are essential for all gymnastics classes. The Little Ed Gym Program is only available at Newtown Stadium

 Click here to view the Program Timetables

Little EdGym


ymca little edgymThis program will be run in the upstairs program room for 1 to 2 ½ year olds. It is an alternative to attending the EdGym (1- 5 year old) classes, with easy transition to this class when appropriate. Class sizes are small and the room is contained. The structure of the program focuses entirely on this age-group, taking into account their activity levels and concentration spans.

For information on any of these Preschool Programs please call 5223 2714 or email newtownstadium@ymca.org.au or click here to view the program timetables

Please Note: Bookings are essential for all gymnastics classes. The Little Ed Gym Program is only available at Newtown Stadium

 Click here to view the Program Timetables

Intro Gym



ymca intro gymThis program is aimed at 4 and 5 year olds who are able to follow instruction without parent assistance. Participants may be new beginners or graduates of the Ed Gym program.

Classes run for one hour once per week and the programs main aims include; self esteem, confidence, listening skills, body awareness, class discipline and basic body shapes applicable to all movement based skills across many sports.

Bookings and Information

For information on any of these Preschool Programs please call 5223 2714 or email newtownstadium@ymca.org.au or click here to view the program timetables

Please Note: Bookings are essential for all gymnastics classes

 Click here to view the Program Timetables

Rookie Sports


ymca rookie sports

Geelong YMCA “Rookie Sports is a multi-sport program designed for 1.5-6 year olds. We offer two classes- Junior Rookie Sports (1.5-3 years) and Senior Rookie Sports (3.5-6 years). Our program is term based focusing on a different sport every two weeks. The children learn basic skills of the sport through team interaction, playing games & in some cases parent involvement.

The sports offered include development in the following skills:

  • AFL – Catching (Hand Eye), jumping, agility, basic technique of kicking/handballing, team work
  • Soccer (Futsal) – Foot eye coordination, basics dribbling/shooting technique, teamwork, agility, speed, balance, body control
  • Cricket – Running, catching (hand eye), basic passing and bowling, agility, team work
  • Basketball – Balance, agility, basic dribbling/shooting/passing technique, team work.
  • Various other sports are also incorporated throughout the term to keep classes fun and challenging depending on children’s age and ability.

Junior Rookie- (1.5 - 3 years)

Our focus in junior rookie is to create an encouraging and exciting atmosphere. We aim to develop children’s confidence in group environments. During your class you will find many different activities’s including nursery rhymes and group singing. Parent assistance in this class in necessary to help us deliver the best program we can to your child.

Senior Rookie (3.5 - 6 years)

In senior rookie we want to create a fun learning environment for your child. We aim to help prepare them in the journey to starting school. We will focus on team work and following instructions. Parent assistance is encouraged but is not necessary.

For more information on available days/times please call 5223 2714 or email newtownstadium@ymca.org.au

Click Here to view the Time Table

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

Newtown Stadium
25 Riversdale Road
Newtown, 3220
Phone: (03) 5223 2714

North Geelong
Victoria St (Arena Complex)
North Geelong, 3218
Phone: (03) 5223 2714

Camp Wyuna
71 Flinders St
Queenscliff, 3225
Phone: (03) 5258 1656

YMCA Bannockburn
132 Milton Street
Bannockburn, 3331
Phone: (03) 5281 2316

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