New gymnasium for Whenuapai
March 25 2019
The new gymnasium at Whenuapai Air Base is well on its way to completion.
The gym is part two of the Wellbeing Precinct and follows the AMU sustainability initiatives and will use solar power, rainwater for the toilets and have cycle racks to encourage healthy travel.
The outdoor pursuits store will house kayaks, cycles and field equipment and be open next month.
The full-scale military gym is accessible with a lift to a mezzanine floor and enough pull out seating for around 300 people.
Being a modern facility, solar panels will be installed on the roof and the energy used to heat the facility.
Rainwater will be collected for use in the showers.
The gym is expected to be completed in May and operational by June.