- Athletics - Track and Field

The Hunter Sports Centre is the only track and field athletics facility between Sydney and Brisbane that meets international (IAAF) standards and hosts in excess of 110 School, Regional and Zone carnivals as well as State and National athletics events.

The Centre's facilities are open for public use on a casual basis (fees payable) during operating hours. Casual users will not be allowed entry during times of major events. Please check the 'Upcoming Events' page.

The track surface is Rekortan synthetic and 7mm spikes only are acceptable

Casual User Visit Fee: Adult $6.00, Student $5.00 (20 visit passes also available)

The Athletics Centre includes

A 9-lane Olympic running track with a 10 lane main straight as well as provision for a complete range of field events including:

High Jump
Long jump / Triple jump
Pole Vault
Warm up facility

The Centre also features:

Parking for up to 240 vehicles
Access for news crews with facilities for outside broadcast
Catering area with full kitchen facilities for functions
Wheelchair access to all areas and private wheelchair change rooms
Weights area for athletes and Small Group Fitness Clients
First Aid / Physiotherapy room
Easy access by rail and road
Soccer field in the centre of the track
Lighting for night events
Access to a major shopping centre only 100 metres away