News: Aquatics

Cockburn ARC opening a new ‘facility benchmark’

After more than a decade of careful planning and preparation, the Cockburn ARC (aquatic and recreation centre) was officially opened at a gala ceremony last night (Friday 19th May). City…

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May 20, 2017 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Sport / Waterparks /


New generation artificial surf technology producing 1000 waves an hour

Leading wave technology company Wavegarden has revealed its latest product, the Wavegarden Cove, capable of generating up to 1000 high-quality waves per hour, from mellow knee-high rides to…

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May 19, 2017 Aquatics / Surfaces / Technology / Waterparks /


Tamworth Council brings forward new aquatic centre commitment

Tamworth Regional Council has moved forward its timetable for the development of a new aquatic centre by at least two years in response to the strong wave of community support. With the…

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May 18, 2017 Aquatics / Finance / Recreation /


Belgravia Leisure wins contract to manage 10 Moreton Bay Regional Council facilities

Facility management contractor Belgravia Leisure has been appointed by Moreton Bay Regional Council in Queensland to operate 10 aquatic facilities across the region, undertaking to deliver…

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May 18, 2017 Aquatics / Play / Recreation / Waterparks /


Auburn swimming pool introduces privacy screen for Muslim women

The recently reopened Ruth Everuss Aquatic Centre in the Sydney suburb of Auburn has installed privacy curtains so Muslim women can swim without being seen by other pool users. With a…

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May 17, 2017 Aquatics / Culture / Recreation /


International Swim Schools Association expands board of advisors

The International Swim Schools Association (ISSA), recently established by the Australian Swim Schools Association (ASSA) in partnership with the United States Swim Schools Association…

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May 16, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


Fast expanding Camden plans multi million dollar sport and recreation projects

Camden Council is to meet the leisure needs of its fast growing population with plans to spend more than $180 million on capital works, including major sport and recreation projects, in its…

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May 15, 2017 Aquatics / Play / Recreation / Waterparks /


Swimplex Aquatics flags portfolio of recent project successes

Leading aquatics industry supplier Swimplex Aquatics has informed its stakeholders of the wide range of aquatic industry projects that it is currently working on, for attractions, councils…

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May 15, 2017 Aquatics / Attractions / Tourism / Waterparks /


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Worldwide Sports Management

Principal Consultant Simon Weatherill has spent the last 20 years developing the world renowned Melbourne Sports Hub, as former Chief Executive Officer of the State Sports Centres Trust…

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Aquatics / Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Venues


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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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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Hidroplay welcomes you to the exciting world of children's Playscapes, waterslide's and Water Attractions. Appealing to families, Hidroplay increases patronage in your facility during those…

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