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The Office of Sport has 10 Sport and Recreation Centres across NSW, set in scenic river, beach, bush or alpine locations. From the serene beauty of the Hawkesbury River and Lake Macquarie, to the beachy vibe of Lake Ainsworth, alpine country of Jindabyne and pastoral quiet of Borambola, Lake Burrendong and Lake Keepit, each Centre offers different, specialist programs that take advantage of the unique features of their location and facilities.

The information below will help you compare each Centre, so that you can find the one that best suits your needs. 

Locations

Accommodation

From dormitory-style lodges to cabins, cottages, units and houses, our Sport and Recreation Centres have a range of accommodation options that suit catered and self-contained stays.

Centre Region Catered capacity Self-contained capacity Total capacity
Berry (BER) South Coast 160 29 160
Borambola (BOR) Riverina 172 N/A 172
Broken Bay (BBY) Hawkesbury 192 28 220
Jindabyne (JIN) Snowy Mountains 436 241 489
Lake Ainsworth (LKA) North Coast 210 80 290
Lake Burrendong (LKB) Western NSW 164 44 188
Lake Keepit (LKK) North West NSW 237 N/A 237
Milson Island (MIL) Hawkesbury 168 35 203
Point Wolstoncroft (PTW) Hunter 226 226 226
Sydney Academy (SA) Sydney 455 N/A 455

Activities

Guests at our Centres can choose from over 40 different outdoor activities and adventure challenges. 

See our activity descriptions for more information on each.


At height activities

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Abseiling        
 
   
         
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
 


Acquatic activities

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Canoeing  
Dragon boating                  
Kayaking  
Raft building
Sailing            
Sea kayaking                  
Surf skis                  
Team rafting                  
Water games


Environmental activities

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Alpine walk                  
Bivouac    
Cookout
Environmental art                  
Expedition          
Marine studies              
Nature walk
Orienteering


Personal development activities

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Dark maze                  
Initiatives
Leap of faith              
Low ropes
Wombat hole                  


Recreation activities

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Adventure course                    
Archery
Aussie sports    
Basketball        
Beach games              
Beach volleyball                  
Bikes      
Circus skills                
Craft        
Dance  
Fencing            
Fishing        
Futsal                  
Grass skiing                  
Indigenous games    
Mini golf                  
Obstacle run              
Parachute games and Earth ball          
Skiing and snowboarding                
Slip'n'slide        
Snorkelling                  
Sponge wars            
Tennis