SWIM | PLAY | RELAX

DICKSON AQUATIC CENTRE, DICKSON, ACT

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.

We are currently OPEN during our regular hours unless advised.

Dickson Aquatic Centre is currently OPEN during our regular operating hours.

Please continue to monitor air quality conditions and regularly check our page as we may force an alteration to the hours or an early closure.

All patrons should monitor air quality and make their own decison about being outdoors.  Please monitor your health and that of your family members.

PLEASE SEE LANE AVAILABILITY FOR INFORMATION ABOUT RESTRICTIONS DUE TO SCHOOL SWIMMING CARNIVALS.

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.

Learn to Swim

Enrol in Holiday Intensive Programs

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

Cafe

Enjoy coffee, food & drinks

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

News and updates

Customer Service Quality Survey

At the Dickson Aquatic Centre we are always looking to improve our customer service and experience. With the assistance of CERM Pl, University of South Australia, the ACT Government conducts an annual Customer Service Quality Survey across all public pools in the ACT....

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Lane availability – week of 16 March 2020

During February and March Dickson Aquatic Centre is host 29 to school swimming carnivals.  See the weekly timetable below. At certain times lap swimming is unavailable. We have maximised the shared use of the facility where ever possible, however there are times...

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Lane availability – week of 09 March 2020

During February and March Dickson Aquatic Centre is host 29 to school swimming carnivals.  See the weekly timetable below. At certain times lap swimming is unavailable. We have maximised the shared use of the facility where ever possible, however there are times...

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What’s on

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