Men's Health Week

Men's Health Week aims to increase awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. KGV and Harry Jensen Centre will be hosting a series of free community events.

Health screen and fitness challenge

Head down to KGV for a free health screen and take part in our fitness challenge:

Wednesday 17 June 2015

Thursday 18 June 2015  

Interactive mobility workshop

Learn how to keep your body more flexible with movement specialist Chris Vorillas from Kinetic Healthcare:

Thursday 18 June 2015

Men's health talk and healthy lunch 

Get the low down on men's health and enjoy a healthy lunch to the sounds of live music: 

Friday 19 June 2015
Harry Jensen Centre
17 Argyle Street, Millers Point.

To RSVP for any of the events, please call 02 9244 3611.

Lady Hoops: Women’s basketball sessions

New women’s only basketball training sessions at KGV encourage players of all ages and skill levels to take up the sport for fitness and fun.

The sessions also offer the chance for participants to hone their skills for competition.

The 45 minute training sessions coincide with the weekly women’s basketball competition, held on a neighbouring court.

Participants do not need to sign up for a season, they can simply drop into the centre before the session starts.

Wednesday: 6pm
Cost: $10 per session 


Lady Hoops

About the centre

Located in the heart of The Rocks, the King George V (KGV) Recreation Centre provides high quality sports and fitness facilities and a range of community services to city residents, workers, students and visitors.

From our multipurpose indoor and outdoor courts to our spacious gym and popular exercise classes, the KGV Recreation Centre really is a one-stop-shop for all of your training needs. Experienced fitness professionals lead group classes and are on hand every day to support, monitor and assist with your training goals.

Opening hours

Main centre
Monday to Thursday: 6am to 8.30pm
Friday: 6am to 10.30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Public holidays: Closed.

KGV gym
Monday to Thursday: 6am to 8pm
Friday: 6am to 7pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 4pm
Public holidays: Closed

KGV team sports competitions
Monday to Thursday: 11.30am to 2.30pm and 6pm to 11.15pm
Friday: 11.30am to 2.30pm
Saturday: 8am to 12pm

Casual basketball
Monday to Thursday: 6am to 11.30am and 2.30pm to 5.30pm
Friday: 6am to 11.30am and 2.30pm to 11pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12pm to 4pm


3 Cumberland Street
The Rocks NSW 2000
02 9244 3600


Last updated: Tuesday, 2 June 2015