Recreation and Events Complex (REC) in Saigon South campus

About the Recreation and Events Complex

The Recreation and Events Complex (REC) in Saigon South campus provides RMIT students with world-class sports facilities as well as a variety of fitness and recreation programs that promote physical wellness, social connection, healthy and well-balanced lifestyle.  

The REC is open to all RMIT students, staff, registered alumni and external groups by special arrangements.  

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Operation hours

  • Monday - Friday: 7am - 9pm 
  • Saturday & Sunday: 9am - 5pm 
  • Public holidays: Closed 

Contact details

  • REC reception counter, Building 10, Saigon South Campus
  • Email:
  • Phone: (028) 37761383

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Outdoor facilities 

  • Two (2) sports fields with covered grandstand and permanent seatings can accommodate for multiple outdoor sports, such as Football, Baseball, Ultimate Frisbee, American Flag Football, Rugby, Australian-ruled Football (Footy), Field Hockey and Cricket. 
  • Three (3) tennis courts that are lit and marked with international standard lines.  
  • One (1) combined basketball / volleyball court are lit and marked international standard lines with permanent seating.

Indoor facilities

  • One (1) 200sqm fitness centre contains state-of-the-art cardio machines with built-in entertainment consoles and a mix of circuit machines and free weights.  
  • One (1) 1.250sqm multi-purpose sports hall which has a Decoflex Universal indoor flooring, bleachers, spaces and equipment to cater for different sports (e.g., Basketball, Badminton, Volleyball, Futsal, Martial Arts), student activities and University-wide events.  
  • One (1) music room (West Flemington room) equipped with musical instruments for music practice or rehearsals.
  • One (1) multi-purpose room (East Flemington room) with mirrors and a sound system supported a number of instructional activities, e.g., Music, Dance, Yoga, Meditation, fitness classes. 
  • The Functional Training area at South REC lobby is well-equipped with a variety of training gear including kettlebells, Swiss balls, bridge sandbags, TRX straps, plyometric boxes, stair climber, Assault bike to support for numerous training purposes.  
  • One (1) table tennis area at North REC lobby 
  • Changing rooms with showers and day-use lockers  
  • International SOS clinic 


Sports equipment and amenities 

  • Balls and rackets  
  • Towels  
  • Wristband  
  • Padlocks for day-use lockers  
  • Safe boxes for valuables  
  • Changing rooms with showers  
  • Accessories 

Events support and management  

The REC supports a variety of events and activities hosted by university-wide departments, student clubs and community groups. The supports provided include:  

  • Facilities bookings  
  • Equipment support  
  • Extra service arrangements  

Personalised and group fitness programs

Social sports & recreation activities

A number of social sports and recreation activities are run and co-hosted that foster social connections and promote a healthy lifestyle, teamwork, leadership, skill development, multi-cultural immersion and fun.

  • Self-defense
  • Sports Day
  • X-Run
  • Dare 2B Fit challenge
  • Summer Teen
  • Wellbeing Fair
  • Orientation Day
  • Experience Day

Group fitness programs

We offer a variety of personalised and group fitness programs conducted by qualified-experienced instructors to help our students stay fit and balanced. Weekly fitness classes with themes varied from semester-to-semester suit our students’ abilities and preferences.

  • Body Fit
  • Sh’Bam Dance
  • Body Combat
  • Fat Loss
  • Cross Training
  • Core Resistance
  • Yoga