News: Aquatics

AUSTSWIM teacher Fadila Chafic leads women to love the water

AUSTSWIM teacher Fadila Chafic is struggling to keep up with demand for the ladies only swimming and water safety classes she has recently started in south west Sydney. Earlier this year…

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Mar 13, 2017 Aquatics / Culture / Education /


Victorian Government commits $85 million to aquatic and sport facilities in Latrobe Valley

The Victorian Government has announced backing for a range of aquatic, recreation and sport infrastructure in the Latrobe Valley. The $85 million package will deliver high quality…

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Mar 10, 2017 Aquatics / Government / Recreation / Sport /


NSW AUSTSWIM awards honour Swim instructor and leading centre

The recently presented NSW AUSTSWIM Awards have seen Ripples Leisure Centre win the coveted 2016 NSW Recognised Swim Centre of the Year award and Blacktown City Council Aqua Learn-to-Swim…

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Mar 9, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Marketing / Safety /


Maps show most New Zealand rivers excluded from swimming standard

Conservation group Forest & Bird has released a series of maps showing that the majority of New Zealand’s rivers and streams will not be covered by any swimmability standard,…

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Mar 6, 2017 Aquatics / Environment / Recreation / Tourism /


Davell introduce lockable mobile phone charging mini lockers

Locker manufacturer Davell Products have commenced manufacturing innovative mini lockers with a built-in mobile phone charging facility. Suitable for any changing room environment along…

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Mar 6, 2017 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Security / Sport /


2017 Swimathon kicks off at YMCAs across Australia

Thousands of Australians are preparing to splash out for a great cause as the 2017 YMCA Swimathon officially gets underway in 68 centres around the country today. The YMCA Swimathon raises…

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Mar 5, 2017 Access / Aquatics / Events / Wellness /


FINA and Myrtha combine to launch global ‘Pools for All’ initiative

World swimming governing body FINA has joined with Myrtha Pools and Spain-based Pujol Arquitectura to launch ‘Pools for All’, an initiative to develop truly sustainable aquatic…

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Mar 4, 2017 Aquatics / Design / Recreation / Sport /


Waterplay marks 30 years of aquatic play innovation

Leading international aquatic play solutions provider Waterplay® Solutions Corp. is celebrating 30 years in business this year. Back in 1987 Waterplay’s founders helped pioneer…

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Mar 3, 2017 Aquatics / Play / Recreation / Waterparks /


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Otium Planning Group

Led by Directors Mike King, Kate Maddock, David Mason and Martin Lambert, each of whom are recognised for their industry experience and achievements, OPG brings together a network of more than 15…

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Commercial Aquatics Australia provides aquatic solutions nationwide and is one of the largest and most experienced companies specialising in the design, construction, renovation, service, maintenance…

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Trisley's Hydraulic Services P/L (THS) are a specialised pool company dealing with all aspects of the commercial swimming pool industry, including the installation and servicing from the smallest…

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SGL is an innovative and progressive lifestyle, leisure and community consulting practice, operated by Phillip Gray and active since 1988. SGL has undertaken an extensive range of sport,…

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