Opening it's doors in May 2008, The Zoo Health & Fitness is the premier gym in Townsville.

In August 2008, The Zoo Health & Fitness brought the "12 Week Challenge" to Townsville and is known throughout the area for it's successes. Over the first 9 challenges, participants have shed a combined total of over 11,520kg.

With our 22nd "12 Week Challenge" kicking off in 2019, The Zoo Health & Fitness is not only committed to being the best equipped gym in Townsville, but the most effective at helping our clients gain healthier lifestyles.




The Zoo Health & Fitness offers over 45 group fitness classes a week. The group fitness instructors are top of their field offering guidance in a range of Les Mills and Freestyle classes. The Zoo also has a huge range of life fitness cardio equipment and hammer strength weight machines and free weights.  There is also a ladies only area available, stocked with a wide range of cardio and weights equipment. The Zoo Health and Fitness offers fantastic crèche’ hours 7 days a week.


With over 2800 square metres of floor space there is plenty of room at the Zoo. In addition to the floor space the Zoo offers 2 large group fitness studios and a cycle/spin room with over 40 state of the art spin bikes.  With so much room, equipment and no time limits you are free to do your thing without feeling cramped or rushed.


All new clients are given the opportunity of an initial assessment with a personal trainer; during this session they are provided with a personalised training plan. Continued consultation services are also included in a standard membership.



May 2008

The Zoo Health & Fitness opened it's doors with a commitment to be the best gym in Townville. A commitment we've kept to this day!

Aug 2008

Townsville's first 12 Week Challenge was started at The Zoo Health & Fitness.

Feb 2013

The 10th Zoo Health & Fitness 12 Week Challenge kicks off.