News: Waterparks

Dreamworld closure drags Ardent Leisure to $49 million half year loss

Ardent Leisure, the operator of Gold Coast theme park Dreamworld, has reported a half-year financial loss of $49.3 million, largely as a result of the ride incident that led to…

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Feb 23, 2017 Attractions / Finance / Safety / Tourism / Waterparks /


Waterco filters installed at Texas waterpark

Sydney-based swimming pool and water treatment business Waterco has shared information on one of its major successes of the last 18 months, the installation of its Micron filters at the…

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Feb 23, 2017 Attractions / Technology / Waterparks / Wellness /


IAAPA publishes attractions performance reports

The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) has published three new reports presenting a range of information on the performance and prospects of theme…

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Feb 23, 2017 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism / Waterparks /


Village Roadshow theme parks experience summer trading decline

Village Roadshow’s theme parks division has revealed an 8.4% decline in attendance at its Gold Coast attractions over the peak summer period, largely due to the impact of the…

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Feb 22, 2017 Attractions / Entertainment / Retail / Tourism / Waterparks /


URBNSURF Perth plan moves forward following City of Melville agreement

A proposal to develop Australia’s third surf park – URBNSURF Perth – came one step closer to fruition at last night’s Melville City Council meeting, with Councillors…

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Feb 22, 2017 Attractions / Parks / Tourism / Waterparks /


World’s Largest Swimming Lesson to return on 22nd June

The World Waterpark Association has announced that the 2017 edition of the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (WLSL) will take place on Thursday 22nd June. This eighth edition of the…

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Feb 22, 2017 Aquatics / Events / Safety / Waterparks /


New Waterborne Inflatables Standard released

Standards Australia has released details of the recently published Australian Standard for waterborne inflatables Released earlier this month, AS 3533.4.5:2017, Amusement rides and…

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Feb 21, 2017 Aquatics / Attractions / Recreation / Safety / Waterparks /


Disney launches new MagicBand access and payment technology

Disney has launched its new wearable device, the second version of its hit MagicBand technology. Since its release in 2015, Disney has been reportedly looking into ways to offer other…

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Feb 20, 2017 Attractions / Technology / Ticketing / Tourism / Waterparks /


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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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Aflex Technology

Aflex Technology are the experts in all things inflatable. They are industry leaders offering the widest range of pool, lake and beach inflatables on the market. All products…

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Hydrocare Pool Services Pty Ltd offer 25 years of experience in aquatic industry features, products and water treatment. Hydrocare Pools has undertaken water treatment for aquatic centres and…

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Founded in 1961, Myrtha Pools® quickly became Italy’s première swimming pool company, and has since grown into one of the world's leading swimming pool construction…

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