HBF Stadium

HBF Stadium is a multi-purpose venue located the leafy western suburbs of Perth and has been a part of Perth sport for decades, with the likes of James Crawford, Andrew Vlahov and Ricky Grace pounding the court or the very beginning of stars like Danny Green and Ian Thorpe, this venue has been a home of champions. The compact yet large complex caters for a variety of sport. The indoor arena is the former home of the Perth Wildcasts before they moved to the new Perth Arena in the CBD.

HBF Stadium

The outside pool is best remembered for the day Ian Thorpe started his rivalry with Grant Hackett in securing the 400m World Championship at the age of 15. This venue is constantly used with some 800,000 patrons a year, it is also the home of the WA Institute of Sports. The venue is used for a variety of sport including, swimming, basketball, netball, and waterpolo. HBF purchased the naming rights to the venue in 2014.

Location
Address
Mt Claremont Stephenson Ave 6010. Tel: (08) 9441 8222  
Capacity
4,500  
Seats
4,200 (93% of capacity)
Highest Crowd since 2003
Lights
Yes  
Arena Roof
Yes  
Video Screen
No  
Opened
1986
Former/Other Names
Claremont Superdrome
Perth Superdrome
Challenge Stadium
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Sports Played
Basketball
Netball
Swimming  
Home Teams
 
Historic Events
6th and 8th FINA Swimming Championships
Last Event
Next Event
 
Directions
Challenge Stadium is located 7 kilometres West of the Perth CBD and is situated on 12 hectares of bushland. It is in an ideal location, being centrally positioned between the Northern and Southern suburbs of the Perth metropolitan area.
Transport
Mt Lawley to Mt Claremont via Perth - Bus No. 28 Fremantle to/from Mt Claremont - Bus No. 70.
Parking
Parking is available at the venue.
Accommodation
See nearby HBF Stadium hotels and more. VIEW ACCOMMODATION