UWA Sporting Facilities Booking and Hire

UWA Sport's world-class sporting facilities, courts and grounds are available for corporate meetings and functions through to school seminars and sporting events.

UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre

Court hire is available at the UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre to all UWA students, staff, alumni and general community. Walk-ins can book a court but we recommend booking in advance to ensure availability.

The following courts are available for hire at the UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre:

  • indoor soccer
  • squash
  • tennis
  • basketball
  • volleyball
  • badminton
  • netball
  • table tennis

Call reception on (+61 8) 6488 2286 to book a court for casual use.

If you are looking to use the UWA Sports Hall for larger, organised activities or events, click the link below to submit a booking request.

Map of Recreation & Fitness Centre (campus map location 2192) at latitude -31.9764595032 and longitude 115.819732666, label: Recreation & Fitness Centre
  • Opening hours

    UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre:
    Monday-Friday 6am-11pm
    Saturday-Sunday 8am-9pm

  • Address

    The University of Western Australia
    M412, Car Park 1
    35 Stirling Highway
    Perth, WA 6009

  • Contact details

    Phone: (08) 6488 2286 
    Email: info@sport.uwa.edu.au

UWA Sports Park

Boasting 33 hectares of sporting facilities and playing fields, UWA Sports Park is a short drive from the Perth campus and CBD. The grounds are adjacent to HBF Stadium and the WA Institute of Sport, and the park is fast becoming the premier sporting complex in Perth.

The park is home to grounds for rugby, hockey, AFL, soccer, baseball, cricket and athletics, as well as the UWA Superturf Hockey Complex and UWA Tennis Club.

  • Opening hours

    The opening hours of UWA Sports Park facilities vary. For opening hours of a particular facility, contact the UWA Sports Park reception supervisor on (08) 6488 2286.

  • Address

    McGillivray Road
    Mt Claremont, WA 6010

  • Contact details

    Phone: (08) 6488 2286
    Email: facilities@sport.uwa.edu.au

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Map of McGillivray Oval - UWA Sports Park (campus map location 2048) at latitude -31.953327179 and longitude 115.788299561, label: McGillivray Oval - UWA Sports Park

Water Sports Complex

The UWA Watersports Complex, with 180 degree views across the stunning Swan River and Matilda Bay Reserve, is the perfect venue for conferences, seminars and networking events, or private celebrations such as weddings or special birthdays.

Supported by a dedicated events team, the Watersports Complex offers you flexibility to use your own suppliers; alternatively we can provide you with our list of trusted providers. The Watersports Complex has two separate function spaces; The Main Function Room and The Boardroom, both with views of the Swan River and Matilda Bay.

Function Room
Capacity: The maximum capacity for this room is 150 people for a cocktail function, with an approximate capacity of 72 people for a workshop set, 110 for theatre and 80 for banquet.
Availability: Mon-Sun 6am-12am

Boardroom
Capacity: 16 people seated, and a maximum capacity of 36 people standing.
Availability: Mon–Sun 6am-12am  

  • Opening hours

    Monday-Friday: 8.30am-4.30pm
    Closed on weekends.

    Function hire is available after hours and on weekends.

  • Address

    The University of Western Australia
    M412, Car Park 23
    Hackett Drive (Corner Stirling Highway and Mounts Bay Road)
    Perth, WA 6009

  • Contact details

    Phone: (08) 6488 3077 
    Email: events@sport.uwa.edu.au

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Map of Water Sports Complex (campus map location 2056) at latitude -31.9763565063 and longitude 115.822052002, label: Water Sports Complex

UWA Aquatic Centre

The UWA Aquatic Centre is located at the UWA School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health on UWA's Perth campus.

The centre features three swimming pools, including a purpose-built water polo pool. The 25mx33m pool is suitable for teaching, lap training and rehabilitation sessions and also meets the requirements to host elite-level water polo competitions.

  • Opening hours

    The opening hours of the UWA Aquatic Centre vary. For further details, contact the UWA Sport Aquatics team on (08) 6488 2277.

  • Address

    The University of Western Australia
    School of Sport Science, Exercise and Health, M408
    Parkway
    Nedlands WA 6009

  • Contact details
    Phone: (08) 6488 2277
    Email: aquatics@sport.uwa.edu.au

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Map of Swimming Pools - Uniswim (Sport Science) (campus map location 2054) at latitude -31.9857254028 and longitude 115.818725586, zoomlevel: 18, label: Swimming Pools - Uniswim (Sport Science)

UWA International Martial Arts Centre

The UWA International Martial Arts Centre is located at UWA’s Claremont campus, a short drive from UWA's Perth campus.

The centre hosted the 2007 and 2009 Indian Rim Asian University Games Judo Championship and the 2008 State Judo Championships. The centre is also commonly used as an examination venue.

The centre offers:

  • An indoor sports hall
  • A martial arts dojo
  • Volleyball courts
  • Badminton courts
  • A performing arts stage
  • Opening hours

    The opening hours of the UWA International Martial Arts Centre vary. For further details, contact the UWA Sport and Recreation centre reception on (08) 6488 2286.

  • Address

    Corner Goldsworthy and Princess roads
    Mt Claremont, WA 6010

  • Contact details

    Phone: (08) 6488 2286
    Email: facilities@sport.uwa.edu.au

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Map of UWA International Martial Arts Centre (campus map location 2455) at latitude -31.9880313873 and longitude 115.787437439, label: UWA International Martial Arts Centre

Crawley Campus Ovals

James and Riley Ovals are located at UWA's Perth campus in Crawley. Both ovals boast large amounts of open space perfect for playing cricket, rugby, ultimate, and any number of grass-based sports. James Oval is also home to three synthetic and three turf cricket nets.

  • Opening hours

    The opening hours of James and Riley Ovals vary. For further details, contact the UWA Sport and Recreation centre reception on (08) 6488 2286.

  • Address

    The University of Western Australia
    35 Stirling Highway 
    Crawley, WA 6009

  • Contact details

    Phone: (08) 6488 2286
    Email: facilities@sport.uwa.edu.au

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Map of James Oval (campus map location 2047) at latitude -31.9799538 and longitude 115.8175029, zoomlevel: 18, label: James Oval

Contact us

If you have any further queries, please contact one of our UWA Sport Customer Service Officers.