Banksia Beach has a Physical Education Specialist teacher and Years 1-6 have one lesson per week. These are designed to develop skills, fitness, strength, coordination and agility.
A Perceptual Motor Program is undertaken for two hours each week by Prep Year students to develop gross motor skills.
Older students have the opportunity to compete in interschool teams in various sports in Term 3. A school athletics carnival is held in Term 2.
Swimming lessons for years 1-6 are conducted in Terms 1 and 4 and a Swimming Carnival is held in Term 1.
In Terms 1 and 4, students from Years 1 to 6 participate in a Learn to Swim/Water Familiarisation or Swim Skill Program appropriate to their level of water skill. The PE Specialist co-ordinates this program which takes place at the Bribie Island Aquatic Leisure Centre. Parents are notified by note of the cost and dates.