Aquatic Centre

Located on the University of Wollongong campus grounds, the 50m outdoor pool has 8 lanes and is heated to 28 degrees all-year-round!

classes & SPORTS

Do you love the water? Then make it part of your active lifestyle! The Recreation & Aquatic Centre is home to Illawarra Water Polo and Wollongong Underwater Hockey and also offers a range of swimming classes and programs including Aqua Jogging, Swim for Fitness and Stroke Development to help you improve your fitness in a social setting.


Our Swim School has been teaching children to swim for over 5 years and can cater for children from the age of 3yrs onwards with Learn to Swim, Stroke Development and Squad Programs.

Swimming programs are also available for adults who would like to improve their confidence in the water. Adult Learn to Swim classes operate all year round.  

UniActive is a registered provider for the Active Kids Program

Weekdays: 5:30am - 7:30pm. Saturday: 7:30am - 5.00pm (Winter: 7:30am - 2:00pm). Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm (Winter: 10:00am - 2:00pm).     
Winter hours commence 7 April 2018.

lane bookings

If you would like to make a booking for an event, carnival or group training session please phone (02) 4221 4700.

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