Sport and recreation

Wagga Wagga has a very active sporting community and offers a variety of sporting facilities.

Wagga sport and recreation

Wagga has a very active sporting community and has produced a number of high profile sportspersons. In fact, the ‘Wagga Effect’ is a term used often in the Australian media to describe the unusually large number of elite sportsmen and women that come from the city. Facilities are provided for basketball, netball, softball, baseball, all types of football, volleyball, outdoor and indoor cricket, athletics, running, golf, archery,  clay target and pistol shooting, indoor and outdoor karting, bowls, road and off-road cycling, and more.

There are many walking trails and cycleways located within Wagga that provide enjoyable fitness opportunities for residents and visitors.

To see the range of sport and recreation venues and facilities in Wagga, visit City of Wagga Wagga website.


Wagga Four Wheel Drive Club Inc.

The enthusiastic members of the Wagga Four Wheel Drive Club Inc. delight in wilderness experiences and adventures in the great outdoors. Members enjoy and care for the environment and have a positive approach to conservation which is promoted through education and setting good examples. The club encourages family activities as much as possible, with social events and regular trips to places of interest in the bush.

More info: Visit their website to get involved.

Swimming pools

Hours of fun can be had at the Oasis Regional Aquatic Centre. This facility comprises state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor swimming facilities and provides excitement and fun for all ages, especially during the hot Wagga summers.