Our Venues

WA Athletics Stadium

The opening of the WA Athletics Stadium in July 2009 saw the beginning of a new era for athletics in Western Australia. The WAAS was designed by Cox Architects to international standards and was designed to take advantage of  the weather (wind) direction for athletes, with capability of running sprint events on both the front and back straights.

  • A nine lane 400 metre Mondo athletics track
  • Two 12 lane 110 metre sprint straights (front and back)
  • Fully electronic timing equipment
  • Floodlighting for night events
  • Photo finish room, officials room, post event control room, drug testing room, physiotherapy room and first aid room
  • Grandstand seating for 2000 spectators and grass bank seating for up to 8000
  • 12 change rooms with toilets
  • Function room facilities
  • Two kiosk/food services areas
  • Athletics WA offices

The WA Athletics Stadium accommodates track and field disciplines including discus, pole vault and steeplechase, as well as soccer and rugby. It hosts international, national, state and local athletics meets for both senior and junior levels, school athletics carnivals, training sessions, plus a variety of functions and events.

Individual athletes and groups can book the track for training or competition purposes. A full range of equipment is available for athlete use.

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