YMCA Geelong Inc

at 25 Riversdale Road, Geelong, 3220 Australia

YMCA Geelong Inc. is a not for profit community organisation. We delivery our mission through the provision of programs that impact the communities of Geelong, Queenscliffe, Surf Coast and Golden Plains. The Board of YMCA Geelong volunteer their expertise, time and talent to ensure the YMCA has good governance and stewardship of our businesses of behalf of our members.

YMCA Geelong Inc
25 Riversdale Road
Geelong , VIC 3220
Contact Phone
P: 0352218344

General Info

YMCA stands for Young Men's Christian Association. The fist YMCA was formed in London in 1844 by a man called George William. The purpose was to meet the physical and spiritual needs of young apprentices in industrial cities. George William's goal for opening the YMCA was to provide a safe environment for young men and teaching the men christiain values. This concept soon spread around the world quickly and now there are more then 122 countries that operate YMCA's, making the World Alliance of YMCAs one of the largest international community organisations. Each having a special community involvement either, in suppoting youth, or helping those who are less fortunate through the dleivery of sustainable programs and businesses that impact the community. The first YMCA in Australia started in Adelaide in 1851 and quickly spread to Melbourne and Sydney in 1853. Hobart in 1854 and YMCA Geelong was established in 1953.

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A huge thank you to the Thompson family who volunteered to run the sausage sizzle for our Gymsafe Championships. It was a massive day - they did an amazing job & we can't thank you enough.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-21 02:22:31 GMT

ATTENTION all students in Maddi Bells gymsafe 5/6 class at 5pm tonight !! This class has been cancelled tonight due to Maddi falling ill this afternoon. Very sorry for any inconvenience

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-20 06:06:05 GMT

It has been an awsome day so far at the Mid year Gymsafe Competition. It is really a showcase of some fantastic work by the coaching team and some extremely dedicated gymnasts.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-19 06:37:28 GMT

Great Ad Caryn Bourke in High School Musical program #getyourheadinthegame @YMCAGeelong

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-18 05:07:36 GMT

What a great start to the competition season for our ILP 2s and 4s. For many of the girls this was their first gymnastics competition and they all did a fantastic job and enjoyed themselves. ILP 2 Had a clean sweep taking out 1st place on Vault, Bars, Beam and Floor and 1st place team all around. ILP 4 2nd Vault, 2nd Bars, 1st Beam and 1st Floor placing them 1st Team all around. Great job girls and the new club leotard looked amazing!!!

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-18 01:19:21 GMT

Good Luck to all kids competing at the GymSafe Championships this weekend! #havefun #ymcageelong #competitiontime

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-17 09:18:00 GMT

ILP Results from Victorian Championships 2016 ILP 6 Hannah Hobday 4th All around, 2nd vault, 7th bars, 11th beam & 5th floor Asher Bayles 5th All around, 3rd vault, 4th bars, 13th beam & 6th floor Annabelle Stacey 8th All around, 4th vault, 14th bars, 9th beam and 11th floor Great work girls you did a fantastic job at your first 2 day event. Well done on such a great Competition season. ILP 8 Rose Blackhall 2nd All around, 2nd vault, 1st bars, 4th beam & 1st floor Lhonegan Foxman 3rd All around, 5th vault, 3rd bars, 2nd beam & 3rd floor ILP 9 Miriana Perkins 2nd All around, 3rd vault, 1st bars, 2nd beam & 2nd floor Mila Blyth 3rd All around, 4th vault, 6th bars, 6th beam & 6th floor ILP Junior Elly Bayes 2nd All around, 1st vault, 2nd bars, 1st beam and 4th floor Well done girls on a great competition and such amazing results. Special thank you to their coaches Brenda Kent, Abbey Benjamin and Rhian Jamieson keep up the great work.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-16 10:44:59 GMT

Couldn't be prouder to see one of YMCA Geelong Judo legend make the 2016 Australian Judo Team on the #RoadtoRio Hats off to Jake Bensted and his amazing family. #proudaspunch #startedattheY

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-16 09:31:47 GMT

Last weekend the JUDO NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS were held at Geelong Arena. The YMCA Judo Club had 8 kids completing over the weekend with Jake winning gold, Ashlee bronze & Amelle Parfitt winning gold. CONGRATULATIONS TO THEM ALL! We also look forward to seeing JAKE @ the Rio Olympics!!! Further details about how to support our Olympic athletes to follow......

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-16 04:56:40 GMT

VICTORIAN CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS Congratulations to Mackennah Melotte ALP 7, Kate Synoradzki (alp 8, didn’t compete due to injury), Brooke Reid and Emilia Stacye ALP 8 for qualifying for Victorian Championships. Results Monday 13th June Emilia Stacey- Bronze medallist on beam ALP 8 Overs, 5th bars, 6th vault, 11th Floor, and 5th Overall Brooke Reid- 12th Vlt, 17th bars, 16th beam, 13th Floor Attached are photo’s of Emilia Stacey and Brooke Reid.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-15 23:44:00 GMT

GYMNASTICS HOLIDAY TRAINING details are below. Bookings must be made by 24th June. Please call 5223 2714 if you have any queries.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-15 09:30:00 GMT

ATTENTION PARENTS OF ALP 2- 3 AND ILP Competition leotards have arrived at Newtown. If you have had one ordered please see reception to pay and collect. Thank you

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-14 23:42:14 GMT

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - Over the next month YMCA Geelong will be holding competitions both recreational & competitive at Newtown Stadium. It would be greatly appreciated if we could have volunteers to assist with BBQ & set up/pack up. Please contact reception on 5223 2714 if you are able to help. Thank you!

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-14 07:00:00 GMT

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-13 23:29:19 GMT

Enjoy your long weekend everyone!!

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-10 07:00:00 GMT

Birthday Week Celebrations continue..... Happy Birthday to Brooke & Daphne who also celebrated their birthday on the 6th of June!! We hope you had a wonderful day girls....

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-07 08:26:00 GMT

Only 3 days left to register for our SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM!! Be quick or you'll miss out........

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-07 05:30:29 GMT

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US & to superboy and supergirl who also shared a birthday with us today!! Hip Hip Hooray!!

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-06 10:10:26 GMT

Check out these awesome tees! They come in lots of colours & are perfect to wear to gym classes. Only $20 each. Also available for Rookie Sports.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-05 21:30:11 GMT

Did you know.... That every year on June 6 we celebrate the official birthday of the world wide YMCA? June 6 is the day of the official founding of the YMCA, in England, by our founder, George Williams. SO WE HAVE DECLARED JUNE 6 -13 Y-WEEK! Y Week is a birthday celebration focused on celebrating all the good things of being part of the worldwide Y. Keep an eye out for some fun activities we will be holding at our venues & great prizes in store too!

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-03 09:30:01 GMT

Check out the new hoodies & beanies we got just in time for winter! Hoodies are $45 & beanies are $12. See the girls at Newtown reception to get yours today.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-03 05:21:21 GMT

Ex summer stock sale.... all singlets $8! Available at Newtown stadium only.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-03 05:04:18 GMT

Two days down and one to go. The girls are having an amazing time here at the AIS. Working very hard in the gym achieving some new skills and enjoying the recovery centre with the hot and cold pools. Enjoy your last day of camp tomorrow girls.

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-06-01 11:21:58 GMT

Have you had the chance to check out the activities we have in store for our upcoming SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM?? If your kids enjoy art & craft, sports, going to the movies, indoor pool, supertramp & more make sure you click on the link below. But hurry as spaces are limited & applications close soon!

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-05-31 09:30:00 GMT

CONGRATULATIONS to the following YMCA Geelong Gymnasts currently training at the NCE as they have been entered into the Victorian Championships! Elly Bayes – Junior Mila Blyth – IL9 Miriana Perkins – IL9 Lhonegan Foxman – IL8 Rose Blackhall – IL8 Chloe Saliaris – IL7 #goteamYMCA #ymcageelong

Published YMCA Geelong Inc on 2016-05-31 06:50:59 GMT

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