We have a range of sport and recreation facilities on campus for staff to use.

Sport and recreation

We have a range of state of the art sport and recreation facilities available depending on your campus. We also have numerous sporting clubs.

Newcastle campus (Callaghan)

Most sport and recreation facilities on Newcastle campus are run through The Forum and UoN students can take advantage of discounted rates.

We have a fully equipped gym including a cardio zone, cycle zone, strength training zone, group fitness and personal training.

Our eight lane 50 metre indoor heated pool provides casual swimming and a range of aquatic fitness programs.

We have six sporting ovals on campus. Ray Watt Oval, Oval 1, Oval 2, Oval 3 and Oval 5 are managed by The Forum and bookings are required. Oval 4 is managed by Infrastructure and Facilities Services and cannot be booked.

Five squash courts are available in the Squash Pavilion.

The Forum has several indoor and outdoor multipurpose sports courts available for activities such as basketball, volleyball, netball and badminton.

There is an 18 meter climbing wall available at The Forum. This is the second highest climbing wall in Australia.

Central Coast campus (Ourimbah)