Following the announcement by the Government, we are pleased to announce that we will be operating in Stage 1. As of Wednesday 20 May, our facility will re-open with restrictions. Social distancing applies.
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.
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Long Weekend Ideas
Our next long weekend in fast approaching! It is going to be a little different to those in the past and you might be struggling for ideas of what to do within the current Covid-safe regulations, so we have some ideas for you!
Best Ways to Get Incidental Exercise
Every day you do incidental exercise without knowing it. When you walk rather than drive or take two flights of stairs instead of the lift, you’re actually exercising. Just by doing a bit more so that it adds up to 30 minutes a day, you get many of the benefits of formal exercise.
Telehealth is now available
Our team of exercise physiologists are now offering video conference consultations for those requiring treatment, education and a rehabilitation plans for injuries and illness.
Why Is Sitting So Bad?
Research has indicated that sitting for prolonged periods can be bad for your health. The more hours you spend sitting daily, the greater the risk of metabolic problems. It is easy to find simple activities to keep moving throughout the day