Maryborough Aquatic Centre

The Maryborough Aquatic Centre is located on the corner of John and Kent Streets, Maryborough.

The complex boasts a 50-metre pool, 25-metre heated pool, hydrotherapy pool, children's play area, changing sheds, toilets, kiosk, office and landscaping.

Phone: (07) 4121 5185 or email mbaquatic@frasercoast.qld.gov.au 

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MARYBOROUGH AQUATIC CENTRE BROCHURE

    • Monday: 5.30am to 7pm
    • Tuesday: 5.30am to 7pm
    • Wednesday: 5.30am to 7pm
    • Thursday: 5.30am to 6pm
    • Friday: 5.30am to 7pm
    • Saturday: 8am to 6pm (1 September to 30 April) and 8am to 12noon (1 May to 31 August)
    • Sunday: 9am to 6pm (1 September to 30 April) and 9am to 12noon (1 May to 31 August)
    • Public Holidays: 10am to 5pm (closed Good Friday and Christmas Day)
    • ANZAC Day - 1.30pm - 5pm

    ** Centre closes at 4.00 pm Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve **

    Notice

    Some aquatic programs may reduce the accessibility of the pools at different times. These programs may include Learn to Swim lessons, school swimming and carnivals, coaching, aquatic fitness programs and private hire. Please contact the centre so they can guide you with the best time to suit your needs. 

    Please be advised that the Learn to Swim or Program pools are not open to the public between the hours of 8.30am – 11am and 3pm – 5.30pm while Learn to Swim Lessons are on.

  • 2020/2021 fees CASUAL 20 VISIT PASS 6 MONTH PASS 12 MONTH PASS
    Adult $4.60 $73.60 $180.00 $312.00
    Concession $3.20 $51.20 $136.00 $217.00
    Child (3-15yrs) $3.20 $51.20 $136.00 $217.00
    Rehabilitation $3.20 $51.20 $136.00 $217.00
    Family (2 adults + 3 children) $13.50 $216.00 $330.00 $526.00
    Spectator and Carers FREE FREE FREE FREE
    Non Swimmer (using facilities) $2.00 N/A N/A N/A
    • 50-metre solar heated pool
    • 25-metre heated pool
    • Indoor heated learn-to-swim pool (available at limited times for public walking and rehabilitation exercise)
    • Children's play area with tipping bucket and play equipment
    • Changing sheds and full amenities
    • Outdoor showers
    • Toilets
    • Full canteen with swimwear and accessories 
    • Pool inflatable fun days (available at limited times)
    • Cater for birthday parties (contact centre for details) 
    • Free BBQs and shaded picnic areas
  • Children under 5 Years

    • Children under 5 years old must be constantly supervised by a parent/guardian.
    • Adequate supervision requires the parent/guardian to accompany the child in the water and remain within arm's reach of the child at all times.
    • Children under 5 years – their parent will be required to wear a wrist band, this allows the parent to be easily identified when a small child is left unattended.
    • Any child without a parent or guardian in the water with them will be removed from the water and the parent located.

    Children 5-11 years old

    • Children under 12 years old will not be admitted without an appropriate parent/guardian. The parent/guardian must be 16 years and over and adhere to all conditions of entry.
    • Children under 12 years old must be constantly supervised by a parent/guardian while in the Centre.
    • The parent/guardian must position himself or herself to have a clear view of the child with no physical or structural barriers between them and the child.
    • Children 5-11 years old will be issued with a wristband upon entry.  This wristband must be worn whilst in the Centre. Children participating in structured lessons/programs under the supervision of an instructor/coach will not be required to wear a wristband (unless swimming before or after their lesson).

    Children 12 years and over

    • For children 12 years and older, parents must use their knowledge of the child's swimming ability to determine the level of supervision required.
    • Parent/guardians are not required to be present in the Centre.

Programs and activities

  • Learn to swim classes are available for all ages, swim club, masters, adult squads and general recreational swimming.

    To enrol, please complete an enrolment form and return to the Maryborough Aquatic Centre. 

    ENROLMENT FORM 

  • One on one private lessons can be booked at any time. The class can be a one off class on a specific problem area or a series of lessons over a period of time.

    We also offer special needs private lessons which run for 20 minutes.

    Contact our staff for more information on 4121 5185.

  • Get your young ones involved in the Junior Lifeguard Program.

    Students will learn about water safety, safe aquatic environments, complete quiz books, perform rescues and learn basic CPR and First Aid.  

    The course is held for 1 hour a day for five (5) days.

    On the successful completion of the Junior Lifeguard Course each student will receive a Junior Lifeguard medallion.

    Contact our staff for more information on 4121 5185.

  • The squad program involves 3 different formats -

    • Development
    • Recreational; and
    • Competitive

    All children coming from our ‘learn to swim’ program progress into our development squads and then later progression involves choosing whether you wish to swim recreationally or competitively.

    Adult squads are also available.

    If you are interested in joining our squad program, a free trial in our squad must be completed first then your level determined by our coach.

    For further information, prices and squad training times contact us on 4121 5185

  • We have classes to suit any needs:

    • Aqua aerobics
    • Aqua bootcamp
    • Aqua zumba
    • Land classes

    For more information contact the Maryborough Aquatic Centre on 4121 5185 or email mbaquatic@frasercoast.qld.gov.au 

  • The indoor heated program pool is for upright walking, rehabilitation exercises, learn to swim and school swimming programs.

    Times advertised may change on short notice due to unforeseen circumstances (such as weather, school swimming program etc).

    For available times please see  program pool operating times (PDF)

  • Council inflatables operate at the Maryborough Aquatic Centre on Saturdays during the hotter months, and on Thursdays and Saturdays during school holidays.

    The junior inflatable is designed for younger children and will be set up in the 25 metre pool from 9.30am to 11am on the days it is operating.

    The larger inflatable will be set up in the 50 metre pool from 11.30am to 2pm when operating.

    The use of the larger outside inflatable is weather dependent. It cannot be used during storms or high winds.

    The inflatables are free to use, just pay your entry to the Aquatic Centre.

    Inflatable rules of play

    25m Pool Inflatable
    • You must be under 1.2m to go on the junior inflatable
    • No swim test is required for the junior inflatable, however a parent/guardian must remain on the edge of the pool at all times (a lifeguard will be in the water with the children)
    • Only two children at a time on the inflatable
    50m Pool Inflatable
    • A swim test is required for those going on the 50m inflatable – you must be able to swim to the middle of the pool in the deep end, raise one arm for assistance and return to the edge
    • Only one person on the first half of the inflatable at a time
    • Children who need buoyancy aids will not be permitted
    Both Inflatables
    • No sharp objects on inflatable (no buckles, jewellery, hair clips, keys or eyeglasses)
    • No drink or food
    • No pushing in line
    • Exit to side of pool when you fall from inflatable, no swimming under the inflatable
    • No bodily contact with other patrons
    • No running, diving, flips or bombing
    • Enter water feet first
    • No footwear on inflatable
    • Follow Lifeguard instructions at all times

    For further information contact the Maryborough Aquatic Centre on (07) 4190 5875 or email mbaquatic@frasercoast.qld.gov.au