News: Waterparks

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 /


AALARA President Shane McGrath steps down

The Australian Amusement, Leisure and Recreation Association (AALARA) has advised that its President Shane McGrath has had to resign from the role. At the Association’s AGM in May,…

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Aug 3, 2022 Attractions / Entertainment / Events / Tourism / Waterparks /


Pico Play shares experiences of delivering ‘fun-making’ projects

With ongoing projects at theme parks and museums across the Asia-Pacific region, Pico Play has shared its experiences of its “fun-making projects”. A leader in the planning,…

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Jul 30, 2022 Consultants / Entertainment / Tourism / Waterparks /


Countdown to 2022 LIWA Aquatics Conference

With a theme of ‘Change’, the upcoming 2022 LIWA Aquatics Conference is not only addressing transformation in the aquatic industry but is also to be staged at a new venue - the…

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Jul 22, 2022 Aquatics / Education / Safety / Waterparks /


Ardent Leisure in a ‘position to capitalise’ on recovering tourism market

While its share value has been fluctuating in recent weeks, Ardent Leisure Group is reportedly “in a strong position to capitalise on a recovering domestic and international tourism…

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Jul 19, 2022 Attractions / Finance / Tourism / Waterparks /


FlowRider new branding reflects innovative product offering

FlowRider - a leading name in the stationary wave machine industry, has recently refreshed their brand identity to reflect their passion and forward-looking innovation.  FlowRider…

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Jul 6, 2022 Aquatics / Attractions / Technology / Waterparks /


Specialist whale stranding training conducted by Sea World team

Coinciding with the annual Humpback Whale migration period, the Gold Coast theme park Sea World team has conducted whale stranding exercises as part of ongoing specialist rescue training.…

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Jun 27, 2022 Attractions / Education / Environment / Waterparks / Zoos /


New Shareholders and Directors to drive expansion of Coffs Harbour’s The Big Banana

Aiming to expand The Big Banana Fun Park as not only a Coffs Harbour attraction for short stopovers, but as a major tourism destination in its own right, its owners have recently released…

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Jun 23, 2022 Attractions / Finance / Hospitality / Tourism / Waterparks /


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Commercial Aquatics Australia provides aquatic solutions nationwide and is one of the largest and most experienced companies specialising in the design, construction, renovation, service, maintenance…

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Polin Waterparks

Polin was founded in Istanbul in 1976, and has since grown into a leading company in the waterparks industry. Today Polin is one of the world leaders in the design, production, and installation of…

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Aquatics / Attractions / Play / Waterparks



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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