Public Swimming Pools

The public swimming pools, located in PannawonicaParaburdooOnslow and Tom Price are central to town and have become one of the most popular sporting facilities, especially during the summer months. 

Pool Fees

Pool Opening Times

For the 2022/23 season, all our swimming pool opening hours are:

1-23 SEPTEMBER 2022 AND 1-31 MAY 2023
Tuesday and Thursday 1pm-6pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
24 SEPTEMBER 2022- 30 APRIL 2023
Monday to Friday 8am-8pm
Saturday and Sunday 8am-6pm
Public Holidays 10am-5pm

Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday. Go to School, Go to the Pool.  Companion Card and wheelchair friendly.

Pool Season Pass application

Pool Hire application

Grassed areas with trees cover the grounds of our aquatic facilities 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 via the contact details.

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 via the Contact Details 

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 heated pool consists of a six lane 25m 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 protected] or calling 9184 1296.

Paraburdoo - Quentin Broad Swimming Pool

The Quentin Broad Swimming Pool consists 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.

Onslow Aquatic Centre

The Onslow Aquatic Centre consists of a six lane 25m pool with an additional freeform beach entry area with water features including massaging water jets and water/bubble fountains suitable for children and infants.

The centre has a fully retractable shaded pool and lawn area as well as sun loungers to relax, a kiosk to purchase hot food, snacks and cold drinks, a pro-shop full of swim training equipment, indoor and outdoor showers,  male/female and family change rooms.  We also have a free electric BBQ facility, lush lawn areas to relax, kick a ball and friendly staff to help you with all your needs. Onslow Aquatic Centre is the perfect place to host a birthday party with free pool toys for entertainment and large inflatables for hire.

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.


Contact details

Paraburdoo Pool Manager
Phone 0408 935 749
Email [email protected]
Tom Price Pool Manager
Phone 0438 909 303
Email [email protected]
Pannawonica Swimming Pool
Email [email protected]
Onslow Pool Manager
Phone 0418 916 001
Email [email protected]