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Discover Australia’s competitive edge


SPECIAL NOTICE: AIS Tours remain suspended until at least April 2021 for the general public. School group tours (Sportex only) will resume from Term 1 2021.

Go behind the scenes at Australia’s premier elite sports precinct and experience one of Canberra’s most popular tourist attractions. You might catch some of Australia’s top athletes in training.

Challenge yourself in Sportex, a leading interactive sports exhibit set amongst a unique collection of Australian sporting memorabilia. Best of all Sportex is included free as part of every AIS Tour.

Be sure to visit the AIS Shop whilst you are here where you can shop like a champion for exclusive AIS merchandise and refuel at the AIS café.

Public Tours

Guided public tours depart daily from the AIS Visitor Centre.

Times: 10:00am, 11:30am, 1:00pm and 2:30pm
Duration: 90 minutes

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day and Good Friday.

Bookings are not required for public tours.

Adults $20.00
Child (5 - 17 years) $12.50
Student/Seniors $16.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) $57.00

*Prices valid to 31 December 2020

Group Tours

From school excursions to tours of all sizes.

Mon-Fri: 8.30am, 10am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm, 4pm, 5.30pm, 7.30pm
Sat-Sun: 10am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2.30pm, 4pm
Duration: 90 minutes

Advanced bookings are required for groups.

Adults $16.00
Children (school groups get one free adult per ten students) $12.50
For evening tours (per child) $14.50

*Prices valid to 31 December 2020
*Discounted group tours for 15+ are available.

Find out more or make a booking

Contact the Tours team who will be with you every step of the way to optimise your time at the AIS.
PH: +61 2 6214 1010 or +61 2 6214 1444


Opening Times

Monday to Friday:
Weekends and public holidays:


With 3infun you can see Canberra’s top 3 attractions on the one ticket.

A 3infun ticket lets you to visit the Australian Institute of SportCockington Green Gardens and Questacon – The National Science and Technology Centre and gives you 3 times the excitement, 3 times the action and 3 times the fun.

Whether you want to size yourself up against some of Australia’s elite athletes at the Australian Institute of Sport, venture into the delightful miniature world of Cockington Green Gardens or try your hand at some of the 200 exhibits and experiences at Questacon, 3infun is serious fun for all ages.

The 3infun ticket lets you save more than 25% on the usual price. And because once is never enough, 3infun is offering a FREE return visit to one of the participating attractions.

To purchase your 3infun ticket visit the 3infun website

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