News: Aquatics

Disastrous South African drought impacts fitness clubs

The worst drought in a century is forcing the most stringent water restrictions ever implemented for Cape Town, South Africa's second largest city, and having a major impacting on…

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Jun 14, 2017 Aquatics / Environment / Fitness /


Port Hedland Council votes to reduce pool operations to fund new aquatic centre

The Town of Port Hedland has agreed to reduce services at its ageing Gratwick and South Hedland pools for the next three years to help fund the building of a new aquatic facility. With a…

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Jun 13, 2017 Aquatics / Recreation /


Greater Dandenong Council extends YMCA’s facility management contract

YMCA Victoria has had its contract to manage and operate the City of Greater Dandenong’s three major aquatic and recreation centres extended for two years until 30th June 2019. The…

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Jun 12, 2017 Aquatics / Culture / Fitness / Recreation /


Aquafutures to deliver a new aquatic industry experience

Following its success in 2013 and 2015, Royal Life Saving Society Queensland will again be delivering its biennial Aquafutures International Conference 2017 - being held from Wednesday 23rd…

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Jun 9, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Safety /


Mitchell Shire Council reports 21% decline in attendance at seasonal pools

The Mitchell Shire Council is blaming weather conditions for lower summer attendance figures at its three seasonal outdoor pools. The Council's three outdoor pools - the Seymour War…

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Jun 9, 2017 Aquatics / Recreation /


Fitness First launches indoor triathlon training ground in the Philippines

Fitness First Asia has launched an indoor triathlon training ground at its club in Bonifacio Global City, Philippines. The first-ever indoor triathlon training ground in a Fitness First…

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Jun 7, 2017 Aquatics / Environment / Fitness / Sport /


Brendon Ward named new ASCTA Chief Executive

Experienced executive Brendon Ward has taken up the role of Chief Executive at the Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA). Commencing in his role yesterday (5th June)…

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Jun 6, 2017 Aquatics / Education / Safety /


Speedo announces partnership with Australia’s 2018 Commonwealth Games swim team

While having ended its long term sponsorship with Swimming Australia at the end of last year, Speedo Australia has been announced as a sponsor of the Australian Commonwealth Games Team for…

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Jun 3, 2017 Aquatics / Events / Retail / Sport /


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WOW Wipes

With poor hygiene identified as a deterrent to member satisfaction in aquatic, fitness, recreation and sport facilities, Wow Wipes anti-bacterial/disinfectant wipes offer a simple, low-cost way for…

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Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Safety / Sport



Since 1989 Elite Pool Covers have designed and manufactured an extensive range of high quality affordable manual,semi-automatic and fully-automatic pool cover systems for the harsh Australian…

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Aquatics / Environment / Technology / Venues



The ultimate children's play experience associated with interactive aquatic toys is more accessible than ever with the introduction of the new water cannon developed by Water Park Toys. The water…

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Aquatics / Play / Waterparks



Swimplex Aquatics is a company dedicated to the commercial pool industry. We are specialist contractors in pool construction, renovation, refurbishment, filtration, water treatment, heating and the…

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Aquatics / Design / Play / Waterparks


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