November 23rd Restrictions Update

Restrictions Update 23rd of November

 

It’s been great seeing your beautiful faces in the club for these last two weeks! With yesterday’s update, we’re glad to announce that restrictions on gyms are being eased again. Here are the changes:

 

What’s Changing What’s continuing
  • Booking system is no longer required
  • One hour limit on training removed
  • Health declaration form not required
  • Overall club capacity increased to one person per four square metres
  • Casual sessions are available outside of peak hours
  • Booking-system contingent cooling off periods expiring
  • Still operating from 6am till 9pm on weekdays and 8am till 4pm on weekends
  • You are still required to have a facemask with you
  • If you have any COVID-19 symptoms or have had contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 you must self isolate until you’ve received a negative test result
  • Members are to train at their home club only
  • Temperature checks upon entry
  • Still need to badge on

 

Booking System not Required
Members no longer need to book in to use the gym and can train without a time limit.

 

Member Access Times Remain Unchanged
As we are still required to be staffed when members are present, there will be no change to member access times. These will remain at:

  • 6 am to 9 pm Monday to Friday
  • 8 am to 4 pm Saturday and Sunday

 

Casual Sessions Available Off-Peak
The increase in overall capacity has allowed us to offer casual sessions to non-members while still prioritising member access. Casual sessions will be available during:

  • 10am to 3pm Monday to Friday
  • 12pm to 3pm on weekends

Please note that casual sessions will require a booking over the phone-

Abbotsford – 9428 4979

Richmond – 9421 5011

 

FAQs

 

What happens to bookings I’ve already made?
You can come and attend the club whenever you’d like since there’s no longer a need for a booking system.

 

What do I need to bring to the gym?

You must bring a sweat towel, drink bottle and face mask.

 

Do I need to wear a mask?

According to government guidelines you If you are doing exercise or physical activity where you are out of breath or puffing, such as jogging or running, you do not need to wear a face mask. You do have to carry a face mask with you so you can wear it before or after exercising. You can find out more on the government guidelines by clicking here

 

Dukes Gym Reopening on 9th Of November

Barbells are back! We cannot wait to see each and every one of you in our clubs. However, there are a few changes that we have to make in order for us to create a safe and fair space for all of you, while adhering to tighter restrictions on gyms this time round.

So What’s Changing?

Reopening Date | 6am, 9th November

Member Access | M-F 6am to 9pm, S&S 8am to 4pm

Staffed Hours | As above, we are required to be staffed at all times*

Maximum Capacity Per Club | 20 members*

Club Usage Bookings | Bookings Strongly Encouraged 

* indicates a new restriction imposed by DHHS for the operations of indoor physical recreation facilities.

These changes are only temporary and will be in place for as long as the current level of restriction remains. These restrictions are in place across the whole of Victoria for all indoor physical recreation facilities. And we believe that this will provide a fair balance of accessibility to all members, like yourself. Click the link to view the current restrictions – DHHS Industry Restrictions Roadmap

Fingers-crossed, this will only be for the short term!

What Do I Need To Bring To The Gym?

  • Sweat Towel
  • Water Bottle
  • Face Mask

What’s happening with membership fees?

Our clubs will re-open from 6 am Monday 9 November 2020, and the first direct debit will commence from Thursday 12 November 2020.

In the coming days, a separate email will be sent to you to create a password for our booking system! So stay tuned to your inbox. 

We understand that the current arrangement may not suit everyone. If you wish to place your membership subscription on a complimentary hold until the current arrangement ends, please let us know by emailing your home club by 12 pm Wednesday 11 November 2020. Our email addresses are: 

Wait! I Have A Lot More Questions 🙋‍♂️🙋‍♀️

We’ve put together a comprehensive page outlining our reopening, FAQs and how bookings work. Click here to access it.

 

Just Let Me Book My Gym Session Already!!!

In order to book your first session you must generate a password for our online booking portal. You must use the email address provided to us when you signed up. It’s the same email address we use to send email notifications. If you’re having trouble contact you’re home club and we’ll be able to help you out 😊

Dukes Gym Newsletter

 

Get the latest on all things happening at Dukes. Every month you'll get new info on: 

- Training Tips

- Nutrition Advice 

- Upcoming Events 

- Exclusive Special Offers

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Download Complete Body Transformation

 

Enter your details below to recieve the free eBook 'Complete Body Transformation'. Covered in the eBook is: 

- Training principals for maximum results

- Nutrition guides to simplify your diet

- Rules for a winning mindset

Check your inbox for the eBook - Complete Body Transformation.

Download Gaining Muscle

 

Enter your details below & recieve the free eBook 'Gaining Muscle'. Covered in the eBook is: 

- Advice from the experts

- Training principals for maximum results 

- Nutrition guides to simplify your diet

Check your inbox for your copy of Gaining Muscle

Download Getting Lean

 

Enter your details below to recieve the free eBook 'Getting Lean'. Covered in the eBook is: 

- Advice from the experts

- Training principals for maximum results

- Nutrition guides to simplify your diet

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Fill in your Details Below

Fill in your details below and one of our friendly staff will be in touch shortly.

SUCCESS! One Of Our Friendly Staff Will Be In Touch Shortly

Come in for a Free Trial

Interested in becoming a member? Come in and see what it's like at Dukes! One of our friendly staff will show you how we can best help you achieve your goals in the gym and give you a tailored tour of the facilities.

Thanks for submitting! One of our staff will be in touch shortly.