Swimming Pools

The Monckton Aquatic Centre Armidale

The Monckton Aquatic Centre Armidale consists of one eight-lane 50m competition pool and grandstand, one six-lane 50m pool, one learners' pool and one toddlers' pool. All pools are heated to 26C.

Monckton Aquatic Centre COVIDsafe plan (PDF 140.8KB)

Monckton Aquatic Centre will open Tuesday 5 October 2021.

Opening hours:

  • Weekdays: 6am to 7pm (Daylight Savings Time)

  • Weekends & Public Holidays: 10am to 7pm (DST) Except Christmas Day 

Monthly calendar:

Lap swimming availability at Monckton Aquatic Centre  (PDF 63.5KB)

Fees & Charges:

General admission
(3 yrs and over)
$5

Adult Spectator fee

$2.50
 Family day pass  $16
Children 2 and under Free
10 visit pass $45
20 visit pass              $85
50 visit pass $200

Swimming Club

$4
School carnivals $4

Family day pass (must include 1 adult and 3 children or 2 adults and 2 children)

Contact Centre Manager on 6770 3831 or Customer Service Centre on 6770 3600 for further information. 


Guyra Swimming Pool

Council operates a 25 metre solar heated swimming pool and toddler pool in Guyra.

Guyra Swimming Pool COVIDsafe plan (PDF 140.6KB)

Guyra Swimming Pool will open Monday 4 October 2021. 

Opening hours: 

  • Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 6.30am-8am & 10am-6pm

  • Tuesday & Thursday: 10am-6pm

  • Weekends & Public Holidays: 10.30am-5.30pm

  • Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day

Pool season ends 28 March 2021

Monthly calendar:

Changes to hours of public access (closures for school activities) (PDF 184.5KB)

Fees & Charges:

General admission 
(3 yrs and over)
$5

Adult Spectator fee

$2.50
Family day pass $16
Children 2 and under Free
10 visit pass $45
20 visit pass              $85
50 visit pass $200

Swimming Club

$4
School carnivals $4
Single season pass $205
Family season pass $360

Family day pass (must include 1 adult and 3 children or 2 adults and 2 children) 
Family season pass (up to 5 family members and must include 1 adult or maximum of 2 adults)

For information on Aqua Aerobics & Swimming Club (held Tuesday & Thurs 6-7pm) please contact Randy Mulligan on 02 6779 1335