The Australian Institute of Sport. The AIS
Australia's premier elite sports precinct. A place that cannot be found anywhere else in Australia. Throughout, the year, the AIS opens its doors to over 200,000 visitors from Australia and overseas.
Only minutes from Canberra's CBD with plenty of free car and coach parking, the AIS is set amongst 65 hectares of native bushland and offers an insight into Australia's sporting past and a window into its future. Discover Australia's sporting powerhouse. Sport is Australia's passion, so get into the spirit and find out what it takes to become a high perfomance athlete with a behind-the-scenes tour of the AIS, where the country's best athletes train.
Tour the AIS
On an award-winning guided 90-minute tour of the AIS, you might catch some of Australia's top athlete's in training. Discover where Australia's sporting champions are created and gain a unique insight into the life of our country's leading athletes. Challenge yourself in Sportex, one of Australia's leading interactive sports exhibits, set amongst a unique collection of Australian sporting memorabilia. Best of all, Sportex is included as part of every AIS Tour. Step into the world of fun, excitement and activity and try your hand at wheelchair basketball, virtual downhill skiing, rock climbing, football penalty shootouts and more...
Great fun for all ages and athletic ability.
AIS Visitor Centre and AIS Aquatic & Fitness Centre
Also within the AIS Visitor Centre, don't miss the AIS shop for a great collection of exclusive AIS merchandise and souvenirs or take a moment to relax, refuel and enjoy great coffee and cafe-style food at AIS Café.
Or why not get fit like a true champion at the AIS when you next visit. Dive into our world-class AIS Aquatic & Fitness Centre which offers both 50-metre and 25-metre heated pools in an indoor complex. Try out our fully equipped gym which boasts the latest fitness equipment and a range of unique fitness and group training sessions. Or get real results with one of our experienced personal trainers.
All visitors are welcome. Fees apply - check the website for times and session and pool availability.
Open daily, tour times, 10am, 11:30am, 1pm & 2:30pm. Tours closed, Good Friday, Christmas & Boxing Days & New Years Day.
Leverrier Street, Bruce ACT 2617
Phone: 02 6214 1010
ais.gov.au/visit ABN: 67 374 695 240