Learning to swim is such an important lifelong skill, that is best taught from a young age to ensure safety around all water environments.

The Griffith University Aquatic and Fitness Centre, runs a very hands on Learn to Swim Program for children as young as 6 months old all the way through to adults. The primary focus of the program is building safer swimmers.

Griffith Sport instructor and junior swimmer dropping backwards into pool.

What sets their program apart?

Inclusive Program

They understand all children learn differently, and that is why they will tailor the learning experience to the needs of your child.

Flexible Teaching Strategies

The experienced staff have a variety of teaching strategies they can draw upon, to ensure your child gets the best results.

Year-round program + Holiday Intensives Program

Consistency is key to building strong, safe, swimmers.

Program features

  • Classes operate 7 days a week
  • Morning and afternoon sessions available
  • Free access to the 25m pool to practice skills learnt outside of lesson times
  • Free access to the Splash Pool
  • Accredited Swim Teachers
  • Heated Pools
  • FREE Parking


No joining fees are charged and lessons are priced at $21 per lesson for the first child, $17 per lesson for additional children or second lesson.

Griffith Sport instructor and junior swimmers in pool with kickboards.

To find out more about swimming lessons at Griffith University, please head to the Griffith University Aquatic & Fitness Centre website