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

Monday - Friday 

6am - 7pm

Saturday 

6am - 6pm

Sunday

8am - 6pm

 

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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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14 Sep 20

Why we teach water safety and open water skills in swimming lessons!

Learn more about why we teach water safety and open water skills in our swimming program and how it fits in with the new Royal Life Saving Swimming and Water Safety Framework! 

11 Sep 20

Step into September!

Walking or a workout in disguise?  Various studies have found that achieving 10,000 steps a day can better your health, improve cardio fitness and reduce the risk of health complications such as heart disease and diabetes.  Find out more tips to acheive your daily step count today!

01 Sep 20

Mental Health and Exercise

According to various studies, regular exercise can increase your energy levels, improve your sleep patterns and work productivity, clear your mind after a tough day and create better coping mechanisms to deal with everyday stress and anxiety. Read more to find out easy exercise tips to help improve mental health from our qualified Exercise Physiologists!

25 Aug 20

Father's Day is around the corner!

Celebrating Father’s Day this year may be difficult for some of us, but whether you are spending it close or afar make sure you tell dad how special he is!

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