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Take a break from your study or work and get some life experiences with Curtin Experiences all year round Recreation Program that offers something for everyone

Sign up for our latest program activities here - select your program below for more information and registration.

Keep an eye out for Curtin Experiences throughout the year

Summer Lovin'
Active Autumn
Winter Breaks
Warmer Winter
Super
Spring
Crackin' Christmas
14 March to 1 May
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2 May to 19 June
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20 June to 24 July 8 August to 25 September
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3 October to 13 November
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16 November to 18 December

Looking for more information?

Contact Chris, Curtin Experiences Coordinator
Email: Chris.Earl@curtin.edu.au
Phone: +61 9266 3364

You can also download the Curtin Experiences Terms and Conditions.

Browse our awesome programs

Getaway Adventures

Exmouth Adventure Trip


                 

Explore the breathtaking North West Coast with us. Experience the amazing natural beauty of this rugged coastline, have your chance to swim with Whale Sharks and snorkel amongst some for some of the most amazing coral and fish life. This will be a truly breathtaking and memorable experience you wont want to miss. Find out more information regarding the trip by expressing your interest.  

Tour Dates: Details for the 2017 trips coming soon
Register before: Express your interest to be notified regarding more information and when registrations open

Price

Students: TBC
General: TBC

                                           

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Sun and Surf

Learn to Surf


Ever wanted to learn to surf? Now here is your chance. Our six week course with expert instructors from Go Surf will help show you the way to be riding the waves in no time. All surfers will be fit out in a warm and toasty full length wetsuits and have gear provided. Extra options for transport to and from Curtin Stadium to Brighton Beach are available.                   

Start date: Saturday 8 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Saturdays 11.30 am to 1.00 pm
Location: Brighton Beach, Scarborough or Leighton Beach, North Fremantle
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016

Price
Students: $180
General: $199

Transport (Optional): $30 extra
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Surfing for Intermediates


Want to improve your surfing technique to be able to catch even bigger waves? Our six week course with expert instructors from Go Surf and state of the art video footage analysing using Coach's Eye the most effective way to provide meaningful feedback for rapid improvements will have you catching the surf like a pro in no time.  All gear provided and extra options for transport to and from Curtin Stadium to Brighton Beach.

All participants must:
- Be able to catch waves (broken or green waves) unassisted by a surf instructor
- Either surfed by themselves or with a surf school at least once before
- Able to stand on a surfboard                  

Start date: Saturday 8 October - six week course
Time: Saturdays 11.30am to 1.00pm
Location: Brighton Beach, Scarborough or Leighton Beach, North Fremantle
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016

 

Price
Students: $199
General: $220                    

Transport (Optional): $30 extra

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Sailing


Learn to sail in this six week course hosted by the prestigious South of Perth Yacht Club. Coaching provided by fully qualified instructors with all equipment included. Sailing will be taught in Pacer Sailing Dinghy Boats. No experience needed

Start date: Friday 7 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Fridays 4.30pm - 6.00pm
Location: South of Perth Yacht Club
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $180
General: $190

Transport (Optional): $30 extra


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Martial Arts

Women's Self Defence


Personal protection is a basic life skill which most women will find useful and may use at least once in their lifetime. Join this seven week course and learn vital self techniques so you will always be prepared!

Start date: Monday 3 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Mondays 5.00 pm to 6.00 pm
Location: The Dome, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016  
Price
Students: $84
General: $99

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Muay Thai Kickboxing


Muay Thai Kickboxing is a seriously good workout. Our World Champion coaches from Riddlers Gym will help you kick and punch your way to feeling the strongest you'll ever feel in this seven week course. This is a mixed gender class.

Start date: Tuesday 4 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Tuesdays 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm
Location: Group Fitness Room, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016    
Price
Students: $102
General: $122

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Tsutsumi Jujutsu


This form of Japanese Jujutsu employs leverage over strength. This martial art is extremely popular with law enforcement, security and military personnel. Classes are run in a supportive environment with highly qualified instructors from The Colosseum Gym. Grading is also available.

Start date: Monday 3 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Mondays 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm
Location: The Dome, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016   
Price
Students: $84
General: $99

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Tai Chi Chuan


Tai Chi Chuan is an internal Chinese martial art practised for its many health benefits and defence training. The Yang Tai Chi Chuan is a gentle beginner style. Classes will be conducted by Louise Walker, our certified Tai Chi instructor.

Start date: Thursday 6 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Thursdays 12.00 pm to 1.00 pm
Location: The Studio, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $86
General: $98

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Dancing

Introduction to Dance


Learn numerous dance styles in this five week course. Classes will include hip hop, basic gymnastics, jazz funk, musical theatre jazz, and contemporary and will culminate in a fun final dance routine. Improve your coordination, flexibility, balance, and general dance skills. This course is catered towards beginner dancers however all levels are welcome allow everyone to feel comfortable and have fun.

Start date: Wednesday 5 October 2016 - five week course
Time: Wednesdays 7.30 pm to 8.30 pm
Location: Group Fitness Room, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $60
General: $72

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Contemporary Dance


This dance program caters for beginners through to advanced dancers. Encompassing jazz, contemporary and hip hop in our weekly 90 minute class. Improve your flexibility, core strength and general dancing ability.

Start date: Saturday 8 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Saturdays 11.00 am to 12.30 pm
Location: Group Fitness Room, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Student: $81
General: $95

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Belly Dance


Learn this beautiful Middle Eastern dance style from our expert instructor in this six week course. Belly dancing helps to improve balance, coordination, general fitness and flexibility plus it's a whole lot of fun! Hip sashes provided.

Start date: Saturday 8 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Saturdays 10.00am - 11.00am
Location: The Dome, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016 
Price
Students: $78
General: $94

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Sports

Golf Lessons


Learn how to play golf, improve your skills and handicap through this intensive five week program. Then test your skills over a nine hole game at the completion of the course. Coaching provided by Collier Park Golf Club. No experience is needed as coaching is tailored to each individual. All equipment provided or BYO if you prefer.

Start date: Tuesday 4 October 2016- five week course
Time: Tuesdays 4.00 pm to 5.00 pm
Location: Collier Park Golf Club
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $125
General: $150

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Tennis for Beginners


Tennis coaching for beginners and those wanting to improve their skills. A six week course to get you started on the court! Limited equipment available so please bring your own if you can.

Start date: Thursday 6 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Thursdays 6.15 pm to 7.15 pm
Location: Tennis Courts, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $30
General: $36


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Tennis for Intermediates


Tennis coaching for intermediates and those wanting to improve their skills. A six week course to get you started on the court! Limited equipment available so please bring your own if you can.

Start date: Thursday 6 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Thursdays 7.15 pm to 8.15 pm
Location: Tennis Courts, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016 
Price
Students: $36
General: $43                 


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Running Club


Ideal for beginners, our running club is a great way to get started out and keep fit. Get your joggers ready to hit the ground running with this seven week course.

Start date: Friday 7 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Fridays 7.00 am to 8.00 am
Location: Meet outside Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $30
General: $36                    

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Beach Volleyball Skills


Hone your skills and increase your fitness with our seven week volleyball course. Instructed by one of our State Volleyball players who will be sure to help you learn some new skills. Go on, throw yourself around in the sand, you'll love it!

Start date: Wednesday 5 October 2016- six week course
Time: Wednesdays 4.00 pm to 5.00 pm
Location: Beach Volleyball Courts, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $30
General: $36                   

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Boxing


Get fitter and stronger whilst learning the skills and techniques of boxing. All abilities are welcome. Pad work only no contact. Please bring your own gloves.

Start date: Wednesday 5 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Wednesdays 4.10 pm to 5.10 pm
Location: The Dome, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students: $96
General: $135

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Fitness

Bootcamp 30


Spend 30 minutes of your day to make positive fitness changes. Our Bootcamp30 program involves high intensity training that increases your heart rate and helps to burn calories. This course is perfect for those wanting to get a good workout during their lunch break. Choose from one or two sessions per week.

Start date: Monday 8 August 2016 - six week course, two sessions a week
Time: Tuesday and Thursdays 12.30 pm to 1.00 pm
Location: Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
2 sessions per week: $74


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2016 Bootcamp


Group fitness at it's most gruelling. Get fit and motivated whilst improving your cardio fitness, core strength and endurance in this eight week course. One hour sessions. Find out more.

Start date: Monday 22 August 2016
Time: Various times available
Location: Curtin Stadium
Register before: Friday 19 August 2016
Price
1 per wk: $114
2 per wk: $224
3 per wk: $326

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1 per wk: $114
2 per wk: $172
3 per wk: $244

 

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Made in Brazil -
Body Sculpt


A stimulating five week course, lively and easy to follow. With ankle weights and dumbbells as mainly equipment, this class aims to improve muscle endurance and strength whilst targeting specific body areas such as hips, glutes, thighs, abs and triceps. Two classes per week.

Start date: Monday 3 October 2016 - six week course, two session a week
Time: Monday and Wednesdays 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm
Location: The Studio, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016  
Price
Students: $135
General: $145

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Konga®


Kong is an easy to follow, high intensity fusion of boxing, cardio, dance and sculpting set to the hottest beats from all decades. Whether you are super fit or totally uncoordinated, Kong is for you! With fresh choreography, new techniques and the latest music every month you will never hit a plateau or get bored!

Start date: Tuesday 5 October 2016 - six week course
Time: Tuesdays 8.00am - 9.00am
Location: Group Fitness Room, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016
Price
Students or Gym Members: $60
General: $72

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Iyengar Yoga


Are you ready to practise intermediate level asanas (postures) and pranayama (breathing techniques). Iyengar Yoga will deepen your practise with expert guidance and adjustments. The sequencing of poses will help you increase your energy and focus your mind. The integration of body, mind and spirit will lead to better relaxation. 


Start date: Saturday 1 October 2016 - four week course
Time: Saturdays 12.30pm - 2.00pm
Location: Group Fitness Room, Curtin Stadium
Register before: Thursday 29 September 2016

Price
Students or Gym Members: $64
General: $80

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Skills and Leisure

Sports Strapping


Learn how to prevent sports injuries with our one of our two one and a half hour strapping seminars. This practical seminars with our friendly expert who will help guide you through basic strapping techniques for the upper and or lower limbs in two separate sessions. Cost is per session.

Start date: Next program details coming soon
Time: Still to be confirmed
Location: The Seminar Room, Curtin Stadium
Price
Students: $20
General: $30

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