Play Social @ANU Sport

Play Social @ANU Sport is a program that offers sporting services and competitions on-campus at the Australian National University.

Our aim is to enhance the experience of students, staff and the wider community at ANU through engagement in programs that will benefit their health and overall wellbeing.

All of the programs and offerings are also available for businesses and corporate groups.


Interested in participating in the social sport on campus?

Check out our offerings below:

Lunchtime Sport Competition

Monday's 12-2pm

Ultimate Disc 10-week Mixed Competition on Willows Oval

3v3 Basketball 4-week Open (Men's and Women's) Competition in the ANU Sport Halls (Building 19)


Tuesday's 12-2pm

6-a-Side Soccer 10-week Mixed Competition on Willows Oval

Wednesday's 12-2pm

Futsal 10-week Mixed Competition in the ANU Sport Halls (Building 19)

Thursday's 12-2pm

Touch Football 10-week Mixed Competition on Willows Oval and Fellows Oval


CLICK HERE for more information on each competition and to sign up!

Introduction to Sport Program

The Intro to Sport Program consists of short courses that introduce participants to sport. Courses run for 5 or 10 weeks throughout the year, in four different blocks that coincide with the ANU terms.

ANU Sport is here to provide you with opportunities to learn and play sport, exercise, socialise and have fun. As part of our service, we deliver a program that contains a diverse and affordable range of sporting, recreation and lifestyle opportunities for you to participate in.

CLICK HERE for more information about the courses being run this semester!

PARSA 6-a-Side Sunday Soccer

The PARSA 6-a-Side Sunday Soccer Competition is a 10-week competition (starts Week 3 of Semester) that is open to postgraduate and research students at the ANU.

CLICK HERE for more information and how to sign up for this semester!

Corporate Sport

Corporate Sport at ANU Sport is a program that offers 1/2 to full day sport tournaments, sports series and entries into other social sport competitions such as the Lunchtime Sport Competition.

Sports able to be provided in a competition format are 6-a-Side Soccer, Futsal, Touch Football, Ultimate Disc, Bubble Soccer, Badminton and more!

In 2018, we have provided corporate competitions for the Doma Group and the ACT Law Society plus more.


Please contact Lindsay through or (02) 6125 2860 for more information and/or a quote for services.

Interhall Sport Competition

The Interhall Sport Organisation's (ISO) yearly Interhall Sport Competition is a friendly competition between halls and colleges in a relaxed environment where unsporting-like behaviour is not tolerated.

All college students are encouraged to get involved, regardless of experience or skill level.

Residential sport allows students to get a break from their lectures and participate in sports they already enjoy or try something new.


2018 Sports include:

Term 1: Lawn Bowls, Road Relay, Touch, Disc and Volleyball
Term 2: Rugby 7s, AFL 9s, Hockey and Basketball
Term 3: AFL, Netball, Table Tennis and Soccer
Term 4: Softball, Badminton, Social Cricket, Tennis and IB


ON-CAMPUS RESIDENTIAL STUDENTS: To participate in this competition - please get in touch with your residential hall's sports representatives!

NON-RESIDENTIAL STUDENTS: For those who live off campus and would like to participate - you can apply to join the "virtual hall" Griffin Hall to do so.

Use this link to view their web-page for more information.


For details about ANU's Inward Bound (adventure race) please CLICK HERE


Check out their Facebook for updates on the competition and Inward Bound.


For more information about ISO please CLICK HERE

Bubble Soccer

Bubble soccer is now available at ANU Sport! Grab a bunch of friends or maybe a group from work and get on board with this new and exciting sport.

We have a total of 10 bubbles available, games are played indoors and can be either 3v3, 4v4 or 5v5. Minimum booking is for 1 hour, though you can play as many games in this time as you like.


CLICK HERE for more details!

Contact Us

If you have any enquiries you can contact us at or on 02 6125 2273


CLICK HERE to check out our Facebook page too!