Training Venues

Charnwood Oval

Ginninderra Little Athletics Club trains at Charnwood Oval in Belconnen (cnr Sport Way and Lhotsky Street) every Tuesday throughout the season.

The Charnwood Athletics Field is well stocked with plenty of equipment and has many good quality Facilities, including two independent straight tracks, 5 Shot Circles, 3 Discus Cages and 4 synthetic jumping pits. The surface is always in top condition and drains very well.

Note: There are also two Wet Weather Venues close to Belconnen that are available for training. There is also a 300m Grass Track at Cook Oval.

AIS Athletics Track

Athletes must have a valid training ticket to use the Track. Books of tickets can be purchased from the AIS Swimming Pool Front Desk. Opening times are generally after school and in the morning on the weekends, subject to private bookings. The AIS is fully stocked with Athletics equipment, but not hurdles for “Little” Athletes. Entrance is near Canberra Stadium in Bruce. The AIS Athletics Field is open all year and has training lights.

Nicholls Athletics Track

The Nicholls Athletics Track is located behind the Holy Spirit Primary School on Kellerway Ave. The Track is ringed by training lights and the ground has been coverted to synthetic grass. The running surface crosses over the nearby Football pitch and is only 300m long. There is no 100m straight, hurdles, jumping, throwing or equipment available at Nicholls.