Public swimming pools
The public swimming pools, located in Pannawonica, Paraburdoo, and Tom Price, are central to town and have become one of the most popular sporting facilities, especially during the summer months.
Grassed areas with trees cover the grounds of both centres and a BBQ is available for pool patrons upon request. The swimming pools are also available for private functions including children's birthday parties outside of public hours, and interested parties are urged to discuss their requirements with the pool manager by clicking here.
Pool inflatables are also available for hire but bookings are essential.
The pools are used for a variety of activities. These include:
- General use by the public
- School swimming classes
- Vacation swimming classes
- Learn to swim classes (conducted throughout the season)
- Amateur Swimming Club training and competition
- Water polo training and competition
- Aqua aerobics
- Adult Life Saving Classes
- Functions and party hire
- Pool parties
- Resuscitation classes
- Water orientation for infants up to 4 years old (conducted two to three times per season)
All activities conducted by the centre use fully qualified instructors and offer a high level of service to users. AUSTSWIM instructors with First Aid qualifications are used for private swimming lessons and water orientation classes. Activities such as aqua aerobics and mother and infant swimming classes are conducted when instructors are available. Any persons interested in being trained, or who are trained in these areas should contact the pool manager by clicking here.
Pannawonica Swimming Centre
The Pannawonica swimming centre is located in the town centre and includes grassed areas with trees and a BBQ is available for pool patrons. The centre consists of a six lane 50m pool ranging from 1.0m deep at the shallow end to 1.8m at the deep end and a toddler pool with a uniform depth of 400mm. A sunshade covers the toddler pool and the main pool.
The swimming pool is also available for private functions including children's birthday parties. Bookings essential and can be made through the Town Office or via email to email@example.com
Paraburdoo - Quentin Broad Swimming Pool
The Quentin Broad Swimming Pool consist of a six lane 50m pool ranging from 1.1m deep at the shallow end to 1.8m at the deep end and a substantial baby pool with a uniform depth of 150mm. A sunshade covers the baby pool and half the main pool.
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Tom Price - Vic Hayton Memorial Swimming Pool
After recent renovations to the Vic Hayton Memorial Swimming Pool, the centre now boasts a fully functional learn to swim area, beach walk in entry and water features in the babies pool. The centre also has a park volleyball and half court basketball area. The babies pool is completely covered by shade sails and the main pools are covered from the shallow end to the mid section.
Please note the swimming pool is open from 1 October to 30 April. Please see below details of opening hours during these months. NO ALCOHOL IS ALLOWED WITHIN THE POOL PREMISES .
|Opening Hours||Tom Price and Paraburdoo|
|Sunday||8am - 8pm|
|Monday||8am - 8pm|
|Tuesday||8am - 8pm|
|Wednesday||8am - 8pm|
|Thursday||8am - 8pm|
|Friday||8am - 8pm|
|Saturday||8am - 8pm|
Paraburdoo Pool Manager: Gary Anderson-Smith
Phone Number: 9189 5296
Tom Price Pool Manager:
Phone Number: 9189 1062 or 0438 909 303
Last updated: 24 October 2016