Cougars Weightlifting Club in Brisbane Qld is the largest and the best equipped weightlifting facility in Australia. We have over 120 regular training members that range in age from 9 to 60 and have represented Australia at Olympic Games , Commonwealth Games and World Championships.

Cougars coaches are some of the best and most experienced coaches in Australia and have developed some of Australia's best lifters over the years.

Many lifters from overseas and interstate have travelled to Cougars to experience the coaching, facilities and training atmosphere at the club and we have members from Brisbane and the Gold Coast.


  • Biggest and best equipped weightlifting facility in Australia 

  • 18 platforms and 40 competition bars and tonnes of Olympic weights 

  • Beginners to Elite 

  • Australian Olympic Games and Commonwealth Games Coaches

  • Individual training programs and coaching 

  • Non profit organisation. Cheap memberships and fees 

  • Competitive lifting and cross-training for athletes from other sports 

  • Other facilities include Sauna, Ice Baths and Ice Machine.

  • Located at the Sleeman Sports Centre, South of Brisbane