News: Aquatics

Ipswich Hospital Foundation achieves Guinness World Record for world’s largest aqua fitness class

More than 320 exercisers have helped the Ipswich Hospital Foundation reach a Guinness World Record for the world’s largest aqua fitness class. The world record, attained yesterday…

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Feb 19, 2018 Aquatics / Events / Fitness / Marketing /


Dubbo RSL Aquatic and Health Club indoor pool closes amid roof safety concerns

The indoor swimming pool at the Dubbo RSL Aquatic and Health Club has been closed for an indefinite period due to safety concerns about the roof of the facility. The RSL Aquatic and Health…

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Feb 19, 2018 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Safety /


Demise of Geelong Waterworld’s waterslides a step toward Northern ARC Health and Wellbeing Hub

The recent demolition of the waterslide tower at Geelong’s Waterworld Leisure Centre marks a highly visible step in the development of City of Greater Geelong’s $61.6 million…

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Feb 18, 2018 Aquatics / Fitness / Play / Recreation / Wellness /


Investigation shows elevated bacteria levels in Sydney swimming pools

An investigation by Sydney newspaper The Daily Telegraph has revealed that swimming pool water at five of the city’s most popular aquatic centres contained elevated levels of…

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Feb 17, 2018 Aquatics / Recreation / Wellness /


Six million participants make swimming Australia’s top sport and recreational activity

Research from Roy Morgan shows that swimming is Australia’s leading sport and recreational activity with over six million Australians participating in swimming either regularly or…

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Feb 16, 2018 Aquatics / Events / Fitness / Recreation / Sport /


Western Australian Swim Schools combine to communicate Swim and Survive benefits

11 endorsed swimming schools have teamed up with Royal Life Saving WA to spread the Swim and Survive message. The partnership saw each swim school contributed $500, which Royal Life Saving…

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Feb 16, 2018 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


New Global standard released for public swimming pool drowning detection systems

The Geneva, Switzerland-based International Organization for Standardization (ISO), Geneva, has published a Standard for technology used in public pools to detect drownings. ISO…

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Feb 14, 2018 Aquatics / Legal / Safety / Technology /


Local campaigners aim to halt permanent closure of Bendigo’s Golden Square Pool

Users of the Golden Square Swimming Pool are campaigning against a planned permanent closure of the facility after the opening of the new Gurri Wanyarra Wellbeing Centre. With the City of…

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Feb 14, 2018 Aquatics / Recreation /


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Developed in Europe, this innovative system offers a safety management solution for swimming pools that checks individual swimmers via their wristband - monitoring their depth and time. Sensors…

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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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Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Sport


Australian Innovative Systems

Australian Innovative Systems (AISystems) is a multi-award winning, Australian owned leader in the design, production and supply of commercial and residential chlorine generators and water…

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Aquatics / Safety / Technology



Mattioli provides award winning painting, flooring and waterproofing services to the aquatics and recreation sector. We’re recognised as the leading contractor in the industry with award-winning…

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