Nearby sporting facilities


As a Swinburne student, you can swim free at any time at the nearby Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre (HALC).

You can also use the HALC gym facilities and personal training at discounted rates (subsidised by Swinburne Student Life) at HALC. They have indoor and outdoor pools, gym facilities, group fitness classes and a health clinic.

Swinburne Student Life also sponsors a free learn to swim program. For information about this program, contact Swinburne Student Life Sport.

The City of Boroondara has over 160 sports clubs from 23 different sporting codes.


Visit the Maroondah City Council website for information on local swimming pools, leisure facilities and basketball and netball courts.


Visit the City of Knox website for information about recreation and sporting facilities near Swinburne's Wantirna campus.