Aquatic centres Aquatic centres

Council owns and operates two aquatic centres in the region:

WetSide Water Park

WetSide Water ParkThis link will open in a new window is located on the foreshore at the junction of Main Street and the Esplanade, Pialba, Hervey Bay and is a fun, free, eco-friendly public asset designed around water 'infotainment'.

The park includes a special area for under 5s called Totside and the FlipSide BoardRider wave machine (fees apply).

The FlipSide BoardRider operates every Saturday.  During school holidays is open 7 days a week from 10am -5pm.

WetSide is a smoke and alcohol-free space. No bikes, scooters, skateboards or pets are allowed.

WetSide may close for reasons including school tours, extreme weather and maximum capacity crowds.

If you would like to submit a school group booking for consideration, please click here.

Open hours

Normal hours are:

  • Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm (during Queensland school terms)
  • 7 days a week from 10am to 5pm (during Queensland school holidays)
  • Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday and annual maintenance from April 26, 2016.

New aquatic centre app

A free new app is now available for the Fraser Coast Aquatic Centres. 

Check out upcoming events, regular programs, fees, lane hire and more!

Download from the following:



Contact us

If you would like more information, please contact Council's Customer Service Centre
on 1300 79 49 29.