How we give back.

Lambton Jaffas (NPL)

  • U/14’s to first grade - $15,000 cash (NPL Soccer)
  • Playing Strip for Under 14’s
  • Club Tracksuits for all grades
  • 2 individual yearly scholarships for players and free facility use per Partnered Sports Organisations

Charlestown Azzurri (NPL)

  • Sponsorship for Under 14’s to First Grade as above

Kahibah Football Club

  • $29,000 Gym sponsorship for complete first/reserve grade squad
  • Free use of our football pitch for their 6-a-side competition and wet weather training.

Other Sponsorships:

  • Full sponsorship for Newcastle Jets A-League and W-League Squads.
  • Local professional boxer Luke Bunder was gifted a USA sports scholarship with Roy Jones Junior Boxing Academy - $20,000 USD inclusive of flights, accommodation, personal trainer, meals, clothing and weekly income support.
  • Kanga Cup Under 15’s International Soccer Competition team sponsor, who won the competition.
  • Yearly scholarships to under privileged youth.
  • Wallsend District Cricket Club
  • Maitland Cricket Club
  • Lake Macquarie BMX Club

Other Sponsorships (Cont.):

  • The Concept allows schools unlimited use of the facilities and professional trainers for a subsidised fee.
  • Hunter Sports High School (HSHS) and other local schools are not only using the facility but together with The Concept is working collectively on new Sports Development Programmes.  The Concept is also working with both schools onsite to build mirrored facilities through a public private partnership to directly benefit students, teams and the broader community with all money going back into our community where it’s needed for all to enjoy, grow, develop and benefit.
  • South’s Mereweather Lions Rugby League Seniors and Juniors including their netball programme
  • Numerous individual Youth Scholarships currently covering, dancing, running, boxing, football, rugby league, gymnastics and athletics to date
  • Warners Bay Rugby Union Club
  • Numerous local Netball Clubs
  • Jobe Wheelhouse Youth Football development and training programmes including uniforms, equipment and covering a large portion of costs for their international trip to Spain this year to attend an invitation from the world-famous Club of Barcelona to train and play.
  • Newcastle Athletics Club
  • Ebony Demir, State & National champion was provided a gymnastics scholarship
  • Paid for and handed out over 165 trophies to individual children through sports clubs in our community
  • Lake Macquarie Cricket Club
  • The Concept Sponsorship of 5 young athletes
  • Craig Johnston and his endeavours for his Soccer Academy, right here in Newcastle, kicking off at The Concept in Lake Macquarie where we both started with international plans
  • Newcastle Run Club

Great equipment with a good variety of classes and lovely staff, also have access to ice baths.



Great place friendly staff. Place has everything you need personal trainers spa bath, sauna, ice baths, kids care great boxing area.

Wade Simon


Best most supportive centre ever!

Kelly-lee Goodchild


The Concept offers from basic to the most sophisticated equipment and from the start you know the place is very safe. The staff are always watchful, alert and ready to help!



The Concept is all aspects of training is exceptional!



I have to commend the gym not only on the excellent, comprehensive and world class facilities, but also regarding every one of the trainers and other staff.



The Concept is a gym that encompasses all ages, body shapes and fitness levels from children to the older generation with a focus on a healthier and fitter body in a sociable surrounding.