Carlton Baths, a community center located on Rathdown Street in Carlton, offers a multipurpose sports and fitness center for visitors.
Quite often travellers back off from their exercise and fitness programs for lack of a convenient place to keep fit. This need not be the case when in Carlton as the centre is a sporting and fitness hub for both locals and visitors.
Carlton Baths Gym & Netball Courts, Melbourne
The City of Melbourne owns the fitness centre, while its day to day operations are overseen and managed by the YMCA Victoria. One of the factors that endears visitors to the centre is the array of facilities that caters for everyone: singles, families, senior citizens and kids.
There is a serene outdoor lap pool and a kiddie pool specially designed for toddlers. The Health Club on site has plenty of space for singles or groups to workout in the gym on site. There is also a cycle studio which has 20 cycle bikes for use. The cardio-fitness rooms are well equipped for those who want to undertake cardio-exercises and there is an indoor space for ball games such as netball and basketball.
Other facilities on location include meeting rooms and a courtyard cafe where visitors can grab a quick pre-workout snack or a drink. Thanks to the inclusion of accessible car parking, the Carlton Baths has good disability access.