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

Please note Wetside will reopen 12 September 2015.

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.

Contact us

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