Over 80 courses to choose from and anyone can participate in Recreate courses.

Summer might be over but that is no reason to go back to sitting on the couch for the latest Netflix binge just yet.

Still want to get out into the amazing Perth weather and explore, stay fit or try something new? Find your new favourite hobby with UWA Recreate short courses Semester 1 Summer Program: Monday 6 March – Sunday 23 April 2017.

The UWA Recreate program is the perfect way to continue your Summer health and fitness goals – offering a wide range of fit, healthy activities for staff, students and the general public to explore – there is something for everyone to enjoy.


While the weather is still hot watersports are a great way to stay fit, keep cool and try something exciting. Paddling classes on the Swan River are available for beginners, advanced paddlers and mature age paddlers (50+). You can also have the opportunity to learn how to sail, give windsurfing a try and even try your luck at yoga on the board.

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If water and sports aren’t your calling then you can participate in numerous pilates and yoga activities as well as Tai Chi and Qigong.

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Just want to keep fit? UWA Recreate Short Courses have you covered with 10 fitness programs. From bootcamps to full body HIT, boxing and even an introduction to barbells if you dare.

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Experience WA

Always wanted to explore Perth and its surroundings? Experience WA Recreate courses is your ticket to discovering Perth. Snorkel at Rottnest Island, explore the city and Elizabeth Quay by kayak, sandboard on the Pinnacles and cycle Kings Park.

Choose your own adventure.

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Ditch the workouts and challenge yourself with UWA Recreate Short Course Dance activities. Learn the moves of Bollywood, grab your partner and try your feet at Latin Ballroom and Salsa classes.

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Grab a mate for put a team together and take your pick! UWA Recreate Short Courses offer Beach volleyball, badminton, squash, tennis, volleyball, golf, rock climbing and even Capoeira and introduction to Kendo.

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Personal Development

There are also numerous personal development opportunities covering First Aid courses, CPR, Bronze Medallion and Open Water Scuba Diver Course.

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Relax, re-energise, get fit or simply have a great time – Enrol Today.

Find your course and enrol online or in person at the UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre.

For more information visit sport.uwa.edu.au or download the Recreate Short Course Brochure.

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