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Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)
Experience the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)
Discover Australia’s premier elite sport precinct. Sport is Australia’s passion, so get into the spirit and find out what it takes to become a high performance athlete.
Tour of the AIS is returning in 2023
On a guided 90-minute AIS Tour, your students will discover where Australia’s sporting champions are created and gain a unique insight into the life of elite athletes. On one of Canberra’s most popular tours, students gain an insight into our rich sporting past and a window into its future. Best of all, Sportex is included as part of every AIS Tour.
It is expected that the AIS Tour will recommence in Term 2, 2023 so please keep an eye on our website for updates.
Challenge yourself in Sportex
Step into a world of fun, excitement and activity in Sportex, our interactive sports experience set among a unique collection of Australian sporting memorabilia.
Students can try wheelchair racing, downhill skiing, rock climbing, football penalty shootouts and more.
Make sure you leave time to visit the AIS Shop for great sporting gear and AIS souvenirs.
Group Visit Times
Group visits are available Monday to Friday as follows:
AIS TOUR: 8.30 am, 10 am, 11.30 am, 1 pm, 2.30 pm, 4 pm, 5.30 pm
SPORTEX ONLY: 7.00 pm, 8:00pm
Shop and Catering options
To make your group’s visit to the AIS even more enjoyable:
• Students can pre-purchase an AIS Active Pack, comprising of selected merchandise.
• Students can also make purchases from the full range of the AIS Online Shop.
• Our catering team, Trippas White Group, can prepare delicious and healthy morning/ afternoon tea or lunch packs for your group.
Purchases will be ready for collection when you visit the AIS.
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