Three pools, a splash park and a range of programs means we have something for everyone.  Visit today to experience our relaxed and welcoming outdoor environment.

The Dickson Aquatic Centre difference

Dickson Aquatic Centre values it’s place as a unique outdoor swimming and recreation facility that delivers for the whole community.  The variety of pools,  splash park and BBQ areas set among a canopy of trees make it the perfect place to swim, play or relax. Our friendly staff are committed to maintaining a safe and welcoming environment and delivering a range of programs. There is no better place to learn to swim this summer.

Swim School enrolments & assessments are on:

3:00pm-6:00pm Monday 21 to Friday 25 October

& 8:00am-12:00noon Saturday 26 October

Learn to Swim

Next program Term 4 2019

Our Swim School offers a range of programs for all ages and abilities including infants and adults.

Open 7 days

From October to March

6am – 7pm weekdays
8am – 7pm weekends
10am – 7pm public holidays
closed Christmas Day


Enjoy coffee, food & drinks

Enjoy barista made coffee and a selection of icecreams, food and drink from our cafe – open whenever the pool is!

What’s on


Everyone can join in!

On Sunday 24 November we have partnered with Triathlon ACT to bring the first ever Splash & Dash Community Aquathlon to DAC.  Swim 50m & run 200m.  Suits first timers or the seasoned professionals.

Tuesdays & fridays starting 29 october 2019

Splash & Play Playgroup

Water play with introduction to activities from one of our swimming instructors.  A combination of wet and dry activities for all children aged 0-4. Program is included in pool entry.

summer sessions

Music, food, relax

Every Friday throughout January we will have extended opening hours, a line up of local talent and food vendors on site to help you and the family relax into the weekend.

outdoor fitness

Bodyrite PT @DAC

Join Bodyrite PT outdoor fitness sessions every Tuesday and Thursday morning at 6:15am.  Registration with Bodyrite includes pool entry.

Learn to swim today

Programs for all ages and abilities

Join our new Splash and Play Playgroup for 0-5

Every Friday 10am - 12noon

Bodyrite outdoor fitness

Now @ Dickson Aquatic Centre 6:15am every Tuesday and Thursday