Learn To Swim



The Adelaide University Swimming Club is introducing its first ever Learn To Swim program. This program is tailored for any student (18 year or older) who wishes to learn how to swim. A qualified AustSwim coach will be giving the lessons. Lessons will be held in small groups (max. 5 persons) to ensure maximal attention to each participant. 

It is recommeded that you attend ALL lessons in order to create a positive learning experience. NO refunds or catch up/replacement lessons are possible.

What will you learn?

  • This program is designed to increase participant's confidence in the water and to teach them the basics of the correct swimming techniques.

  • You will be taught the basics of Freestyle and Backstroke

Who can participate?


  • ​Students who have not had formal swimming education.

  • Students who have had minimal formal swimming education and feel unsure and unsafe in the water.

  • International, as well as domestic students.

Lesson Times

The Learn To Swim program will consist of a total of 10 Learn To Swim classes. The Learn To Swim classes will occur every Friday. There will be one lesson of 30 minutes per week. Please arrive AT LEAST 15 MINUTES IN ADVANCE.

  • Days: Friday 27th July - Friday 12th October (no classes during mid-semester break from 17th September until 7th of October)

  • Time: 6pm - 6.30 pm OR 6.30pm - 7pm


In order to participate in this program you will have to purchase the following:

  • Learn To Swim package : 10 classes for $80

  • AUSC Membership (see membership page): $35

All fees need to be paid BEFORE the start of the program. This is due to insurance requirements. No casual classes are available to purchase.


  • Term 2 & 3:

St Peter's College Swimming Pool (indoors):
St Peters SA 5069 

  • Term 4

Uni SA Magill Pool (heated, outdoors):
14 Bundey Street, Magill

Travelling To The Pool

Arriving at the pool is your own responsibility, however, we will try to help if we can. Please post in our Facebook group if you need help getting to the pool (see 'Contact Us' page).