Lockdown frustrates local sporting facilities and gym owners
As of early tomorrow morning.. indoor physical recreation and sport will re-open following the VICTORIAN Government's announcements Wednesday -a relief for many who rely on these types of places to not only keep their physical health in check but their mental health also.
Under the guidelines there will be density limits in gyms and sporting facilities.. as well as there being limits on venue capacity and group sizes.
Leisure operations Assistant Ben Hodgetts from the Stawell Sports and Aquatic Centre says having Gyms and exercise facilities closed does impact peoples mental health....
"Having Gyms closed obviously does impact peoples health to a certain extent, a lot of people around here like their daily routine and within the last week - week and half they haven't been able to come and keep up with their routine".