Join a sports club

Our sports clubs aren’t just for Curtin students – everyone is welcome. All of our clubs have various levels, with women’s, men’s and/or juniors’ teams available.

Browse the list below to see if you’d like to join an existing sports club, and contact the club directly to get involved. Alternatively, you can start your own club.

Australian Rules Football - AFL (Men's, Women's, Juniors')

The Curtin University Wesley Amateur Football Club is one of the largest A Grade clubs in the WA Amateur Football League. The club has seven teams in the competition with five senior teams and two junior (Colts). The WAAFL is highly competitive and the strongest league in Perth, outside of the WAFL. A new women’s side was established in 2017 and will compete in the women’s WAAFL from 2018.

You don’t have to be from Curtin or a student to join the club, anyone is welcome.

Training times

The training season runs from January to September each year.

DaysTimesLocation
Monday6.00pm to 8.00pmSouth Oval, Curtin University
Tuesday6.00pm to 8.00pmSouth Oval, Curtin University
Thursday6.00pm to 8.00pmSouth Oval, Curtin University

How to join

Contact us using one of the below or come down and check out a training session.

American Football (Men's, Women's, Juniors')

The Curtin Saints American Football Club is a community based club with a strong focus on growing the sport of Gridiron. The Curtin Saints have competitions for seniors, women’s and under 19’s. The Curtin Saints like to make sure all their players have a fun and fair game and that everyone participates!

The club is the largest club in Gridiron West and one of the largest clubs in Australia with over 150 players.

Training times

The Curtin Saints training season runs from February to November.

 DaysTimesLocation
SeniorsMonday and Wednesday6.30pm to 9.00pmEdinburgh and South Oval, Curtin University
JuniorsMonday and Wednesday4.30pm to 6.00pmEdinburgh and South Oval, Curtin University

How to join

Contact us using one of the below or come down and check out a training session.

Badminton (Men's, Women's, Juniors')

Curtin Dynamic Flames Badminton Club was founded in 1985 and is well established with over 300 members playing at a range of centres across Perth.

The club encourages players of all skill level and provides free badminton coaching services by nationally qualified badminton coaches.

Training times

The Badminton Club’s training season runs from March to November with weekly training sessions.

 DaysTimesLocation
Juniors and AdultsWednesday8.00pm to 10.00pmMain Arena, Building 111, Curtin Stadium

Membership price

To come down and have a hit, the cost is $8 for members and $10 for non-members. All playing equipment is supplied.

How to join

Contact us using one of the below or come down and check out a training session.

Cheerleading (Men's, Women's)

The Curtin University Cheerleading Club is a welcoming and encouraging cheerleading club that works on building and introducing skills. We love when beginners get involved, as it is a chance to pass on a love of cheer to a new person, as it did for all of us. We also encourage people that have experience to progress their knowledge with our higher level teams. We also ensure everyone is comfortable with what they’re doing by having multiple teams; a lower level competitive team, a higher level competitive team and a team purely for learning with a couple of performances throughout the year.

Training times

Trainings usually run on Monday Nights from 7:30pm-9:00pm.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session!

Cricket (Men's, Women's)

Senior community cricket club that competes in the West Australian Suburban Turf Cricket Association.

Located in the heart of South Perth and on the fringe of Curtin University.

Players of all ages and ability are welcome.

Training times

Training is located at Kent St High School nets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5pm (September till end of March)

How to join

Contact the club via the below, or come down to a training session and say hello.

 

Fencing (Men's, Women's, Juniors')

The Swordfish Fencing Club is dedicated to teaching the principles of Olympic fencing and developing the proper techniques. The club welcomes junior and senior fencers with beginner courses available if you are new to the sport.

Training times

The Fencing Club’s training season runs from February to November during Curtin’s teaching weeks each semester. For specific dates visit Curtin’s academic calendar online or visit the clubs website.

 DaysTimesLocation
BeginnersThursday5.00pm to 7.00pmCurtin Stadium, Curtin University
IntermediatesThursday5.00pm to 7.00pmCurtin Stadium, Curtin University

Membership starts from $130 for juniors, $175 for students and Curtin alumni and $190 for adults per semester. Equipment is available to hire. Membership price

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Football (Men's, Women's, Junior's)

The Curtin Football Club is a community club providing provide football (soccer) to residents of Curtin and the surrounding community. Curtin Football Club is a very multicultural club with members from all over the world. There are a number of different teams that cater for all levels of male, female and junior players so no matter what level you wish to play, Curtin Football Club has an option for you.

Come and join us!

Training times

Training season starts from January to September.

For all training times please visit our website.

Membership fees

All membership fees are available on our website.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Futsal (Men's, Women's, Junior's)

Curtin Footballista FC is a Futsal Sports Club established in 2016 and competing in WA’s State Futsal Leage (Pro Futsal).

The club supports all age groups from juniors (under 8, under 11, under 15, under 18) as well as senior Men and Women squads.

With Futsal being a team sport, Footballista aimes to be a family friendly environment for the younger players and a competitive environment for those aiming to reach the highest levels.

Training times

Training is at the Curtin Stadium on Tuesday evenings from 8pm-10pm.

How to join

Contact us using the below:

Hockey (Men's, Women's, Juniors')

The Curtin University Hockey Club was formed in 1998 through the merging of the Curtin Trinity Tigers and the Pirates Hockey Club and are still going strong today. As of 2017 the club is officially known as Curtin University Hockey Club, the dominant orange colours remains and the embraced affiiliation with Curtin University paves the way for a bright new future both on and off the field.

The club welcomes men and female players of all levels from junior’s to senior players.

Training times

The training season runs from March to November with weekly training sessions. Visit the clubs website to find out training times.

Membership price

Visit the Curtin University Hockey Club website for current membership prices.

How to join

Contact the club by using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Judo (Men's, Women's)

Judo is an Olympic sport recognised across the world.

The Curtin University Judo Club is the place to be for those learning Judo while improving standing and ground fighting techniques. It is also ideal for students, alumni and community members looking to improve their strength and fitness.

Training times

The training season runs from January to November with training sessions twice per week.

DaysTimesLocation
Monday5.30pm to 7.00pmCurtin Stadium Dome, Curtin University
Thursday4.30pm to 6.00pmCurtin Stadium Dome, Curtin University

Membership price

Visit the Curtin University Judo Club Facebook Group for current membership prices.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Karate (Men's, Women's)

What better way to supplement your academic achievement than exercising while learning new karate skills including self-defence, martial art strategies and cultural aspects? The Curtin Karate Club is one of the oldest Curtin sports club, established in 1971 by founder Eric Ho, who remains the chief instructor of the Club.

With his experience as former National AKF deputy president (1999-2006), state president (1989-2012), State Kata Coach, Oceania Referee and WA State team competitor (1983-1986), the club is able to cover various aspects of karate including self-defence, fitness, sports, weapons and karate principles/philosophy.

The Club also has several senior instructors who are dedicated to providing a safe, fun and friendly environment for our members to learn. Beginners are welcomed any time!

Training times

The Curtin Karate Club training season is from February to December each year (excluding public holidays and Christmas break).

DaysTimesLocation
Tuesday6.30pm to 8.00pmCurtin Stadium Dome, Curtin University
Thursday6.30pm to 8.00pmCurtin Stadium Dome, Curtin University

Feel free to email the Club if you wish to double check on the training sessions available.

Membership price

To join the club the fees start from $60 per month for students and $80 for non-students. Please refer to the club website for all fees.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Kendo (Men's, Women's)

The Kendo Club started in 2001 and aims to challenge it’s members to constantly improve their skills through training and correct instruction.

If you have never played before, the Kendo Club runs beginners courses all year round!

Training times

The Curtin Kendo Club trains throughout the year from January to December. With an 8 week beginners course commencing early March until August.

 DaysTimesLocation
Regular trainingMonday5.00pm to 7.00pmCurtin Stadium, Curtin University
Beginner's courseMonday5.00pm to 6.00pmCurtin Stadium, Curtin University
Regular trainingThursday7.00pm to 9.00pmInternational School, City Beach

Membership price

Full club membership starts from $120 per year for six months. The full fee schedule is available on our website.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Netball (Women's)

The Curtin Women’s Netball Club provides an environment to play competitive netball in a social and friendly atmosphere. The Club is available for Curtin students and Alumni to join.

Games are held Saturday afternoon’s at Mathew’s Netball Centre in Wembley throughout the season.

Training times

The Curtin Panthers training season is from March to September.

 DaysTimesLocation
SeniorsMonday6.00pm to 7.30pmCurtin Stadium, Curtin University

Membership price

Club fees are approximately $300 for the season.

How to join

Trial dates will be announced soon.

Or contact us using the below, or register your interest at panthers_curtin@hotmail.com

Rowing (Men's, Women's)

The Curtin University Boat Club has been running since 1969 and is a social rowing club with a number of competitive events held throughout the year.

CUBC is a club whose members love, practice and promote rowing. Members train socially and and compete in regattas against other uni’s and rowing clubs.

The Club encourages anyone to join regardless of age, fitness level or ability. Rowing is a great sport and there’s nothing quite like being out on the water watching the sunrise!

Training times

The Curtin University Boat Club trains from April to September. Training sessions run seven days a week from 5.00 am to 7.30 pm. Refer to the club website for all training times.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Rugby (Men's, Women's, Juniors')

The Curtin Uni Rugby Union Club has been running for almost 50 years. It is one of the longest running Curtin sports Clubs!

The Club prides itself on its friendly and social atmosphere and encourages players of all levels and abilities from the novice to the intermediate to join. The Rubgy Club is open to anyone, so you don’t have to be a student or Alumni to get involved.

Training times

Training season is from February to September.

 DaysTimesLocation
JuniorsThursday5.00pm to 6.00pmEdinburgh Oval, Curtin University
WomensTuesday and Thursday6.00pm to 7.30pmEdinburgh Oval, Curtin University
MensTuesday and Thursday6.30pm to 8.30pmCurtin Stadium, Curtin University

Membership price

Player registration fees to be announced. Refer to the club website.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session.

Shorinji (Men's, Women's)

The essence of Shorinji Kempo practice is the development of a healthy mind, healthy body, and self defence. Shorinji does not rely on strength, it is a practical form of self defence. The Curtin Shorinji Kempo Club concentrates on mutual respect and understanding through cooperative training.

The club is run by Chief Instructor Craig Foley who has over 18 years of extensive training in Shorinji Kempo in Australia and in New Zealand.

Come along and try this unique martial art!

Training times

The Curtin Shorinji Kempo Club trains from January to mid December.

DaysTimesLocation
Wednesday6.30pm to 8.30pmCurtin Stadium Dome, Curtin University
Saturday8.00am to 10.00amCurtin Stadium Dome, Curtin University

Membership Prices

For Curtin Students $50 per month, Curtin Alumni $60 per month, General $70 per month and an annual membership fee also applies depending on membership category.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Ultimate Frisbee (Men's, Women's)

The Curtin Ultimate runs mixed and open teams for Curtin students and Alumni.

There are approximately 11 games per season.

Never played ultimate frisbee before? Not a problem! All ability levels are welcome to come down and play. This game is a whole lot of fun, so come down and attend a training session!

Training times

The Curtin Ultimate’s training season runs from March to November throughout the uni semester.

 DaysTimesLocation
League/Casual throwMonday6.00pm to 9.00pmEdinburgh Oval, Curtin University
DrillsTuesday6.30pm to 8.30pmEdinburgh Oval, Curtin University
Casual throwWednesday12.00pm to 2.00pm Edinburgh Oval, Curtin University
DrillsThursday6.30pm to 8.30pmEdinburgh Oval, Curtin University

Membership price

Game fees start at around $50 for the season.

How to join

Contact us using the below, or come down to a training session and have a chat.

Start a club

Can’t find what you’re looking for? Why not start your own sporting club? Registered Curtin sport clubs receive discounts, promotional support and funding from Curtin Stadium.

To start your own club, forward your complete application form to stadiumsports@curtin.edu.au.