Mackay Aquatic Recreation Complex

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 

5:30am - 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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07 Jun 21

Take charge of your overall wellness

A person's wellness is made up of much more than just physical health, exercise or nutrition. It encompasses multiple aspects of everyday life including physical, mental, and personal well-being. To achieve overall wellness a person must actively make choices that lead toward a healthy and fulfilling life. Find out more! 

31 May 21

Keep Active this Winter

It is a known fact that when winter comes around and the temperature starts to drop, so does the motivation to get out and be active. Plenty of excuses start to circle around in your mind as to why you should just stay in bed for that little bit longer. Well, we are here to tell you why it's important to keep your activity levels up during winter, and to provide you with some great tips on how to make it easier for yourself!

24 May 21

Exercise Right

It is no hidden secret that regular exercise plays an important role in one's physical and mental health. However, for a lot of people exercise is the first thing to go when their schedule starts to get busy or when they become stressed. Despite the excuses, living an active lifestyle has many benefits to offer.

18 May 21

Why It’s GREAT to listen to music

Isn’t it interesting how hearing a particular song can bring back a special memory or make you feel happy or calm or pumped up? Studies suggest that listening to music can have positive effects on your health. The power to improve our health and well-being? Let’s turn up the volume! 

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