Gardens Point's fitness facilities are available for students, staff and the public.

Student sport

As a student, you'll have the opportunity to get involved in premier and social sport competitions. Social sports include aquatics, basketball, netball, volleyball, dodgeball, touch football and soccer, as well as social dance classes.

We also provide training and organisation for the division 1 and 2 UniSport Nationals.

We are recognised by the Australian Institute of Sport and the Australian Sports Commission as an Elite Athlete Friendly University. We provide flexible study options for our athletes, and more than 200 elite athletes are currently enrolled.

Learn more about student sports

YMCA Fitness and Aquatic Centre

Swimming pool

The Gardens Point Aquatic Centre offers a  50 metre FINA-accredited indoor pool. The Aquatic Centre at our Science and Engineering Centre at our Gardens Point campus is open to students, staff and the public.

Visit YMCA Aquatic Centre for opening times, prices and swim programs


The gym features:

  • new equipment and the latest technology
  • functional and high intensity training
  • mindfulness and meditation programs
  • group fitness classes
  • free body scan
  • community events.

Visit YMCA Fitness Centre for opening times, prices and fitness timetables

Cycle centre

Gardens Point's state-of-the-art cycle centre makes riding to and from the city easy. It's open seven days a week, and allows you to store your bike on campus. It features:

  • 213 Josta bike racks
  • luxury changing rooms
  • lockers.

Exercise clinic and physiotherapy services

At our QUT Exercise Physiology Clinic, students from the School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences treat patients from the community while supervised by accredited exercise physiologists.

We provide pre-exercise screenings and physical assessments in order to prescribe individualised, low-cost exercise plans in areas such as chronic disease management, wellbeing, injury prevention and rehabilitation.

Learn more about our services