UQ Sport Aquatic Centre - University of Queensland

Brisbane Metropolitan Area, QLD, AUSTRALIA

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
UQ Sport Aquatic Centre - University of Queensland
Corner of Union Road and Blair Drive, Saint Lucia
Brisbane Metropolitan Area, QLD 4067
(07) 3365 6612

Adult Admission Price & Policy

AUD 7.50. [January, 2023]
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UQ students AUD 5.80; UQ staff and alumni AUD 7.00. [January, 2023]

Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, 9 lanes, outdoors, temperature controlled, 27ºC (81ºF).
Pool 2
25m, 9 lanes, outdoors, heated, 29ºC (84ºF).


-27.495130, 153.016272

Teams That Use This Facility

Masters Swim
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Youth Swim
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Facility Notes

The 25 metre pool is a recent addition; it opened in June, 2017. It is designated as a formal lap pool and it sits next to the 50m pool.

Facility Reviews

Love this pool. It has a partial canopy because the sun is strong. Coin-lockers to rent, but no towels. I was encouraged to borrow one from the lost-and-found. No soap, etc. A nice food court is nearby for afterwards.
It's often dirty and, despite a recent painting, the whole place is looking rather old and tatty. About five years ago the lanes were narrowed to fit in an extra lane, so lap swimming can be very crowded.
My favourite pool. Open air in the expansive grounds of the university. Sometimes eucalyptus leaves float by from the nearby trees. Great in Brisbane's mild winters.
[April, 2014]