Maryborough Aquatic Centre

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

Cnr John and Kent Streets, Maryborough

Phone: (07) 4190 5875 or email 


Fraser Coast Aquatic Centres 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 2.30pm
    • Saturday: 8am to 12pm
    • Sunday: 8am to 12pm
    • Public Holidays: 10am to 5pm
    • ANZAC Day: 1.30pm - 5pm
    • Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day

    **Centre closes at 12 noon on Christmas Eve and 4pm on New Year's Eve.**


    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.

  • 2023/2024 Fees

    Valid N/A 12 Months 12 Months 12 Months 12 Months 12 Months
    Adult (16+) $5.00 $45.00 $101.00 $157.00 $235.00 $352.00
    Concession $3.70 $33.00 $73.00 $114.00 $172.00 $257.00
    Child (3-15yrs)* $3.70 $33.00 $73.00 $114.00 $172.00 $257.00
    Rehabilitation** $3.70 $33.00 $73.00 $114.00 $172.00 $257.00
    Family (family of 4, max 2 adults) $14.00 $126.00 $280.00 $436.00 N/A N/A
    Non Swimmer (using facility) $2.00 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

    * Children under 3 years of age are free. 
    ** Rehab requires a medical certificate from your GP or registered physiotherapist.

    • 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
  • Supervision ratios

    0-4 years olds – maximum two children to one Responsible Person
    5-11 year olds – maximum four children to one Responsible Person

    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. 



  • The squad program involves 2 different formats -

    • Development ; and
    • Recreational

    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 utilise this program to assist you in developing 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 (07) 4190 5875.

    Maryborough Aquatic Centre Squad Brochure

  • We have classes to suit any needs:

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

    PLEASE NOTE: The 7am aqua aerobics is currently not offered due to a lack of instructors.

    For more information contact the Maryborough Aquatic Centre on (07) 4190 5875 or email 

    Maryborough Aquatic Centre Group Fitness Brochure

  • 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 during the hotter months and during school holidays. Days and times of operation will be advised via their Facebook page -

    The use of the inflatables is weather dependent and 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

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