UWA Aquatic Centre
Located on the UWA Perth Campus the UWA Aquatic Centre is the perfect place to visit all year round.
Due to pool temperature difficulties, morning public swimming is cancelled until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience.
Warm 28-degree water temperature
Two 25-metre pools (one indoor and one outdoor)
Purpose built Waterpolo pool
About the UWA Aquatic Centre
The UWA Aquatic Centre boasts two 25-metre swimming pools (one indoor and one outdoor) and a purpose built waterpolo pool and caters for learning to swim, casual lap swimming, child and adult swimming lessons, competition training, aquatics sports and events.
With all this and much more, the UWA Aquatics Centre is the perfect place to visit, all year round.
Public Swimming times: Mon–Fri 6am–8.30am, 11.30am–2pm, and 6.30-8.30pm. Sat–Sun 12 noon–2pm.
Office hours: Mon–Fri 5:30am–8:30pm and Sat–Sun 8:30am–2pm
School Holiday Office Hours: Mon–Fri 8am–1pm
Our approachOur programs are designed to nurture all swimmers throughout their swimming journey. We have a structured teaching methodology to ensure that everyone can achieve success and develop lifelong skills, complementing life milestones. We provide pathways for future champions to fitness and recreational swimmers, and all in between. Over four decades, our dedication and our approach to effective, efficient, and safe technique remains ingrained in everything that we do.
Who we areWe have a team of experienced, educated and highly qualified staff who are passionate about providing the best experience, from the attainment of water safety to the perfection of efficient swim strokes. Our instructors have a love, respect and connection with the water that inspires them to deliver excellence.
What we believeWe believe our supportive aquatic environment, structured teaching methodology, and small class sizes enable all our swimmers to achieve lifelong success – whether developing confidence in the water or mastering strokes. For us, we believe a mastery of swimming fundamentals allows you to embrace all aquatic opportunities that come your way.
Our historySince 1981, we have provided university students with the opportunity to apply their educational expertise, increase their life experience, and give back to the local community. We have welcomed many swimmers of all ages and abilities in our programs, as well as future Olympians and Paralympians.
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