About The Give it a Go Games

Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give it a Go Games looks to encourage everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Drawing on the expertise of Australia’s internationally renowned sporting bodies located right here in Brisbane, The Give it a Go Games will be held across QSAC and Sleeman Sports Complex and provides a non-competitive environment for anyone to try any of the sports on offer.

It’s open to anyone keen to dip, dive or bolt right in! #GIVEITAGOGAMES


Explore the full events program below. 

Events

Give it a Go - Badminton

Coach and players onsite to assist anyone who wants to have a go!

Location: Chandler Arena

Cost: Free

Registation: Just Turn up
 
Session Time: 12:00pm - 3:00pm

What to Bring/wear : Water bottle, enclosed, non marking soft sole shoes, comfortable clothes, a great attitude and a smile!

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, July 24

Start time 12:00 PM

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Give it a Go - Walking Basketball and 3 x 3 Basketball

Session Details: Walking Basketball and 3 x 3 Basketball

Who is eligible to attend: Adults of any skill level, including novice

Location: Chandler Arena

Cost: FREE

Registation: Please register prior to coming -  https://form.jotform.com/211989210160047

Session Time: 12.30pm

What to bring/wear: Water bottle, enclosed non marking soft sole shoes, comfortable clothes, great attitude and wonderful smile


This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here
 

Saturday, July 31

Start time 12:30 PM

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Give it a Go - Water Polo

Session Details: WaterPolo

Who is eligible to attend: Adults and Children

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Cost:TBC

Registation: TBC

Session Times:

Vikings 1200pm -200pm
Warriors 200pm - 400pm

What to bring/wear: Appropriate swimming gear and great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, August 7

Start time 12:00 PM

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Give it a Go - Track Cycling

Give Track Cycling A Go, a great fitness activity that’s off the road in a safe, controlled environment. 

Session Details: 
Who: Adults and juniors aged 15+ of any skill level including novice
Location: Anna Meares Velodrome
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Cost: $20

What’s Included: Bike hire, helmet hire, insurance, coaching and 1 hour of track access. 

What to bring:
- Closed in shoes/sneakers
- Tighter fitting clothing (no singlets)
- Water bottle & small hand towel
- Own helmet AS/NZS 2063 or equivalent intact if you have one

Registation: Pre-booking required 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here
 

Saturday, August 7

Start time 10:00 AM

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Give it a Go - Artistic Swimming

Session Details: Artistic Swimming

Who is eligible to attend: People of all ages, as long as you can swim, including novice

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Cost:Free

Registation: Please register by sending an email to ellen@aqualina.org.au

Session Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, towel, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, August 7

Start time 1:00 PM

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Give it a Go - Swimming

Session Details: Swimming

Who is eligible to attend: Ages 15+ of any skill level, including novice

Location: Brisbane Aqutic Centre

Cost:FREE

Registation: Please email the president of Brisbane Southside Masters to regiser your interest at  president@bsmswimming.asn.au

Session Time:  830am-1130am

What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, August 7

Start time 8:30 AM

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Give it a Go - Diving

Session Details: Diving

Who is eligible to attend: Adults of any skill level, including novice

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Cost: FREE

Registation: Please eamil Julie at rapsdivingpresident@gmail.com to register

Session Time: 

RAPS Diving 1:30pm - 4:30pm


What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, August 7

Start time 1:30 PM

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Give it a Go - Water Polo

Session Details: WaterPolo

Who is eligible to attend: Adults and Children

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Cost:TBC

Registation: TBC

Session Times: TBC



What to bring/wear: Appropriate swimming gear and great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Sunday, August 8

Start time 11:30 AM

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Give it a Go - Swimming

Session Details: Swimming

Who is eligible to attend: Adults of any skill level, including novice

Location: Brisbane Aqutic Centre

Cost:FREE

Registation: Please email the president of Brisbane southside masters to register at president@bsmswimming.asn.au

Session Time:
Brisbane Southside Masters - 830am-1130am


What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Sunday, August 8

Start time 8:30 AM

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Give it a Go - Diving

Session Details: Diving

Who is eligible to attend: Adults of any skill level, including novice

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Cost: FREE

Registation:  Jeff Arbon - chandlerheadcoach@gmail.com or call 0437 227 093

Session Time: 

Chandler Dive Club 1030am - 1200pm


What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Sunday, August 8

Start Time TBC

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Give it a Go - BMX

Give BMX A Go, a great fitness activity that is on a fantastic track, in a safe controlled environment.

Session Details: 
Who: Adults and children aged 2+ of any skill level including novice
Location: SX Track
Time: 9:00am - 11:00am
Cost: FREE

What to bring:
- Closed in shoes/sneakers
- Long Pants and Long Sleeve shirt
- Water bottle 
- Own helmet (either full face or standard riding helmet) 
- Gloves
- Bike
If you do not have your helmet or bike, these will be available to loan at no cost.

Registation: Pre-Registration Required


This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, July 31

Start time 9:00 AM

More information

Give it a Go - Track Cycling

Give Track Cycling A Go, a great fitness activity that’s off the road in a safe, controlled environment. 

Session Details: 
Who: Adults and juniors aged 15+ of any skill level including novice
Location: Anna Meares Velodrome
Time: 9:00am - 10:00am
Cost: $20

What’s Included: Bike hire, helmet hire, insurance, coaching and 1 hour of track access. 

What to bring:
- Closed in shoes/sneakers
- Tighter fitting clothing (no singlets)
- Water bottle & small hand towel
- Own helmet AS/NZS 2063 or equivalent intact if you have one

Registation:  Pre-booking required


This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, July 31

Start time 9:00 AM

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Give it a Go - Shallow Aqua Aerobics

Session Details: Shallow Aqua Aerobics

Who is eligible to attend: Ages 15+,  including novice

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre - 25m Pool 

Cost:Free

Registation: Please register by sending an email to michelle.duckworth@sleemansports.com.au

Session Time: 3.45pm - 4.30pm

What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, towel, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Sunday, August 8

Start time 3:45 PM

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Give it a Go - Deep Aqua Aerobics

Session Details: Deep Aqua Aerobics

Who is eligible to attend: Ages 15+,  including novice

Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre - Dive Pool

Cost:Free

Registation: Please register by sending an email to michelle.duckworth@sleemansports.com.au

Session Time: 4.45pm - 5.30pm

What to bring/wear: Appropriate Swimming attire, towel, great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Sunday, August 8

Start time 4:45 PM

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Give it a Go - Underwater Hockey

Session Details: Underwater Hockey

Who is eligible to attend: Adults (able to swim). Children from 10 and above must be able to swim and must have guardian who able to swim).


Location: Brisbane Aquatic Centre

Cost:FREE

Registation: www.buwh.com.au

Session Times: 4.00pm - 6.00pm


What to bring/wear: Appropriate swimming gear and great attitude and wonderful smile

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here

Saturday, August 7

Start time 4:00 PM

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Give It A Go - Athletics

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 

Give It A Go: Hurdles! Annette Rice will show you how to get up and over the hurdles. 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 or 3

Cost: Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.
 



 

Friday, August 6

Start time 3:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Athletics

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times : 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 

Give It A Go: Long Jump!  Coach of the Year Stacey Taurima will be on hand to help you maximise your jump and landing.

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 or 3

Cost: Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.
 

Thursday, August 5

Start time 3:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Athletics

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 

Give It A Go: Throws!  Des Davis reknowned throws coach will be on hand to show you all the ropes.

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 or 3

Cost: Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.


 

Tuesday, August 3

Start time 3:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Athletics

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 

Give It A Go: High Jump! Dan O'Sullivan will get you jumping to the stars.

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 or 3

Cost: Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.
 

Wednesday, August 4

Start time 3:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Beach Volleyball

Facility: Sandstorm, The Beach

Commences: 10:00 am 

Give It A Go: Try beach volleyball with professional coaching; Watch Men's Olympic final on the screens from 11:00 am and Winter Series Tournament live from 1:00 pm

Cost: Free

Parking: Available in Car Park 1 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Saturday, August 7

Start time 10:00 AM

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Give It A Go - Athletics

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Coaching Activity: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 or 3

Cost: Free

Come and Try Activity: To Be Confirmed 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.
 

Monday, August 2

Start time 6:00 PM

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Give It A Go - Pairs Relay with the Greats

Facility: Ring Road and Main Stadium 

Times: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3

Give It A Go:  Participants will be paired up. You don’t get to choose who you run with but you may be paired with a running great.  Pairs then take it in turns to run 1 mile (the road around the main stadium, into the main stadium and a lap of the track).  You take turns with your partner to run 1 mile and you keep taking it turns running 1 mile laps seeing how many you can complete between you both in 45 minutes.   

Registration: Register via Revolutionise ​here

Cost:  $10.00 inclusive of GST 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Saturday, August 7

Start time 2:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Softball

Facility: Main Stadium 

Times: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cost: FREE

Give It A Go: Softball! Throw, hit, catch and learn from Queensland and Australian stars.  Come along and register to play with local clubs for the summer season. There will even be inflatable games! 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3 

Registation: Register with Softball Queensland here

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.
 

Thursday, July 29

Start time 5:00 PM

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Give It A Go - Public Training

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3

Give It A Go:  Come and train in the world class facilities at QSAC and run, throw and jump where some of our Australian stars train. 

Cost:  Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Monday, August 2

Start time 3:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Table Tennis

Facility: Nissan Arena 

Times: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Give It A Go: Table Tennis with Coaching from Table Tennis Queensland 

Parking: Available in Car Park 1

Cost: Free 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Tuesday, August 10

Start time 5:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Netball and Walking Netball

Facility: Nissan Arena 

Times: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Give It A Go: Netball and Walking Netball with Coaching from Netball Queensland 

Parking: Available in Car Park 1

Cost: Free 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Tuesday, August 10

Start time 5:30 PM

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Give It A Go - Indoor Volleyball

Facility: Nissan Arena 

Times: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Give It A Go: Indoor Volleyball with Coaching from Volleyball Queensland 

Parking: Available in Car Park 1

Cost: Free 

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Tuesday, August 10

Start time 5:30 PM

More information

Give It A Go - Public Training

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3

Give It A Go:  Come and train in the world class facilities at QSAC and run, throw and jump where some of our Australian stars train. 

Cost:  Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Tuesday, August 3

Start time 3:30 PM

More information

Give It A Go - Public Training

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3

Give It A Go:  Come and train in the world class facilities at QSAC and run, throw and jump where some of our Australian stars train. 

Cost:  Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Wednesday, August 4

Start time 3:30 PM

More information

Give It A Go - Public Training

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3

Give It A Go:  Come and train in the world class facilities at QSAC and run, throw and jump where some of our Australian stars train. 

Cost:  Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Thursday, August 5

Start time 3:30 PM

More information

Give It A Go - Public Training

Facility: State Athletics Facility 

Times: 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm 

Parking: Available in Car Park 2 and 3

Give It A Go:  Come and train in the world class facilities at QSAC and run, throw and jump where some of our Australian stars train. 

Cost:  Free

This event is a part of The Give It A Go Games.
Born from the notion that you’ll never know – if you don’t have a go, The Give It A Go Games encourages everyday individuals to try their hand at not so everyday sports.

Explore the full list of #GIVEITAGOGAMES events here.

Friday, August 6

Start time 3:30 PM

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