Sporting facilities

Meet your health and fitness needs with sporting facilities at QUT Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove campuses. Sporting facilities at QUT include swimming pools, fitness centres, an indoor sports centre, tennis courts and an outdoor sports field.

Swimming pools

Gardens Point

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

Kelvin Grove

The Kelvin Grove Aquatic Centre offers a heated, 25 metre, 8 lane indoor pool.

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

Fitness Centres

Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove

The Gardens Point and Kelvin Grove Fitness Centres feature new equipment and the latest tech, functional and high intensity training, mindfulness and meditation programs, group fitness classes, free body scan and community events.

Visit YMCA Fitness Centre for opening times, prices and fitness programs.

Cycle Centre

The Gardens Point Cycle Centre is a secure cycle hub featuring 213 two tier Josta Tier Racks, change rooms and individual lockers.

The Cycle Centre is managed by QUT Facilities Management

Indoor Sports Centre

The Kelvin Grove indoor sports centre is available for hire and features 50 seats and equipment for basketball, soccer and netball. Book the centre for sports team training, tournaments and other fitness activities by contacting

Tennis courts

Our tennis courts are open just off Herston Road. Courts are available 7 days a week. Students, staff and the general public are welcome to make a reservation.

Outdoor sports field

Our soccer and sports field is a state-of-the-art complex with a LigaTurf® Football Field, Spurtan® Athletics Track, seminar room and associated amenities.

The complex’s acrylic surfaces are line-marked for soccer, touch football and a four-lane 80m running track. There are digital scoreboards at the northern and southern ends, which can operate together or independently.

With two levels of pay-on-exit car parking located directly beneath the field, the sports field has all bases covered.

All facilities in the sports field are available for hire.

Membership and parking

YMCA operate the pools and gyms on both campuses. The cycle centre, indoor sports centre, tennis courts and outdoor sports field are managed by QUT Facilities Management.

YMCA members receive free parking at Gardens Point campus (P Block) Monday to Friday between 5.30am and 8am.

Available for

  • Students
  • Staff
  • General public