Murray Evans Sports and Aquatic Centre

Somerville House Murray Evans Sports and Aquatic Centre

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The Somerville House Murray Evans Sports and Aquatic Centre is located on Stephens Road, South Brisbane and houses an Olympic sized swimming pool and a well-equipped and resourced gymnasium. 

The Centre is located within the Somerville House campus and includes the following facilities for hire:

50m 8 Lane Swimming Pool with moveable bulkhead

  • Olympic size swimming pool with the ability to hire as 25m or 50m pool
  • Hire 1 to 8 lanes
  • 1.8m depth throughout
  • Available for Squad swimming sessions (Triathlon / Group fitness)
  • Water Running Classes aqua aerobics (Deep Water)
  • Water Polo training or games

Indoor Sports Hall and Multipurpose Courts

  • Hire the whole space or half court with grandstand seating of approximately 300 guest capacity
  • Multipurpose court space for badminton, volleyball, netball, basketball or any type of group fitness class
  • Sprung floor 

Classroom / Meeting Room

  • Classroom available for meetings, conferences or training sessions
  • Fully furnished stylish with the ability to use smart TV, board and white board

Gymnastics Annexe

  • Fully functional gymnastics space (Hire opportunities are limited)
  • Use of the sprung floor can be arranged for group fitness classes

Strength and Conditioning Gym / Group Fitness area

  • Used for any strength and conditioning purposes
  • Free weights
  • Squat racks
  • Bar weights
  • Medicine balls
  • Chin up bars
  • Synthetic grass area / Sled push
  • Full mirrors and wall space
  • Rubber flooring throughout

For any further information on availability or hiring the facilities, please contact the Somerville House Sports and Aquatic Centre at