Mackay Aquatic Recreation Complex

Important Information

Following the announcement by the Government, we are pleased to announce that we will be operating in Stage 3. Our facility is currently open with restrictions. Social distancing applies.

Book your Pool Time

You can now book at the door! However all group bookings must be in advance.

To make a booking please contact us on 07 4847 5400. We recommend you book a minimum of 48 hours in advance to avoid disappointment.
 

Customer Call back Request

As you might be aware, we are experiencing unprecedented levels of enquiries. We are trying our best to keep up with the influx of calls and appreciate your patience at this time. We will endeavour to contact you as soon as practical.

Welcome to Mackay Aquatic & Recreation Centre

Our facility includes a FINA approved 50m pool, a covered 25m pool, as well as a heated 15m programs pool. We are also home to a brand new athletics track offering all events and disciplines. 
We offer you a range of incredible programs, including our Learn to Swim swimming lessons, aqua aerobics, and Masters swimming.
 
We have extensive outdoor grassed areas for family picnics and get togethers.

Come in and visit us today! We look forward to providing you with the best health and leisure experience possible.

Opening Hours

We will be re-opening on Saturday 23rd May

Monday - Friday 

6am - 11am
&
3.30pm - 7pm

Saturday - Sunday

8am - 1pm



*remember to book in your visit to our Centre to avoid disappointment

 

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Swimming Lessons

The Mackay Aquatic & Recreation Centre offers many different swimming programs for all ages and all levels.

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03 Jul 20

Things to do these school holidays

There's still a week of school holidays left! We know it can be hard to keep the kids entertained, but don’t worry – we have got you covered. 

Here are a few, safe and fun activities and ideas that you can do with the kids to keep them active and occupied this week!   

23 Jun 20

Five ways to reduce lower back pain

Many of us have had to make changes to our everyday regular routines and the ways we are moving over the last few months. If you are finding that you have some newfound tension in your back, you're not alone. Our accredited Exercise Physiologists have provided some great tips on how we can get up and move more in your day!

17 Jun 20

Tips for eating healthy & achieving your goals

Healthy bodies come in many shapes and sizes! This advice will help you get off to the right start to lose excess weight or reach your fitness goals. Well balanced eating is the most important thing you can do to help maintain your ideal weight.
 

12 Jun 20

GOswim Update!

We hope you have been keeping busy during this difficult time. Our team have been working hard to clean the Centre and prepare for when lessons can resume. At this point we do not have an opening date, but please know you will be the first to hear of any updates.

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