News: Aquatics

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern officially opens Hawke’s Bay Regional Aquatic Centre

With its long-course 50 metre pool described as “a game changer for competitive swimming”, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has officially opened the new $32 million…

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Aug 11, 2022 Aquatics / Government / Recreation /


City of Whittlesea engages consultants to prepare business case for new $180 million aquatic and sports centre

Looking to develop a new sports and aquatic centre in the northern Melbourne suburb of Mernda, the City of Whittlesea has engaged Deloitte Australia as the lead consultant to prepare the…

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Aug 10, 2022 Aquatics / Consultants / Recreation / Sport /


Countdown to two aquatic industry events named SwimCon

Amid a busy period for aquatic industry conferences - three having been held in the past week - Australia is set to see two identically named SwimCon events, staged between during August…

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Aug 9, 2022 Aquatics / Education / Sport /


Council to consider replacing roof over Fremantle Leisure Centre indoor pools

Constructed in 1996, the pavilion structure over the Fremantle Leisure Centre’s 25-metre and family leisure pools was storm damaged in October last year with the pools continuing to…

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Aug 7, 2022 Aquatics / Venues /


Changing room upgrades at Moana Pool to commence in September

With Dunedin’s Moana Pool facility being 58 years old, construction of improved and accessible changing facilities will begin at the start of September. This is the first stage of a…

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Aug 7, 2022 Aquatics /


Rainbow Club partners with Rackley Swimming to benefit young people living with disabilities

Rackley Swimming, one of the largest providers of swimming lessons in southeast Queensland has partnered with Rainbow Club Australia, a network of social swimming clubs for children with a…

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Aug 5, 2022 Aquatics / Education /


Lords Recreation Centre community scorecard result helps City of Subiaco lead the way

In 2022 the City of Subiaco commissioned Perth-based research consultancy, Catalyse, to undertake the Community Scorecard study. It was open to the community for feedback in March and…

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Aug 5, 2022 Aquatics / Fitness / Recreation / Venues /


Planned Sunshine Coast waterpark announces switch in wave pool technology

The developer behind the long-delayed Actventure water theme park on the Sunshine Coast is reported to have chosen to use American Wave Machines technology for its centrepiece surfing…

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Aug 5, 2022 ByNigel Benton Aquatics / Attractions / Legal / Tourism / Waterparks /


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