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 25C.

The Monckton Aquatic Centre will open on Saturday 6 October 2018 to late March 2018, weather dependent during the following hours:

Opening hours:

  • Weekdays: 6.00am to 7.00pm (Daylight Savings Time)

  • Weekends & Public Holidays: 10.00am to 7.00pm (DST) Except Christmas Day

Fees & Charges:

Adult admittance fee


Adult Spectator fee

 UNE Student Concession  $3.00
Children (6-17years) $3.00
Children (3,4,5years) $2.00
Children (under 2yrs) Free
Adult 10 admissions $45.00

Adult Card 20 admissions

Adult Card 50 admissions $200.00

Children Card 10 admissions

Children Card 20 admissions $55.00
Children Card 50 admissions


Family (must include 1 adult & 3 children or 2 adults & 2 children) up to 4 swimmers: $12.00 

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.

The pool is open seven days a week during the swimming pool season which runs from October to March each year.

The Guyra Swimming Pool will open 1 October 2018

Opening hours: 

  • Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 6:30am-8:00am & 10:00am-6:00pm

  • Tuesday & Thursday: 10:00am-6:00pm

  • Weekends & Public Holidays: 10:30am-5:30pm

  • Closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day


Fees & Charges:

Single admittance fee


Non swimmer (over 4 years of age)

Under 4 accompanied by fee paying adult Free
Card 20 admissions $60.00
Card 40 admissions $120.00
Card 60 admissions $180.00

Family season pass

Additional member added to family pass $50.00

Single season pass


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


SportUNE’s comprehensive facilities include a state-of-the-art strength and conditioning gym, heated 6 lane 25m indoor pool, multipurpose sporting halls, indoor rock climbing wall & bouldering cave, reception area and cafe.

TAS Sport & Swim Centre

The TAS Sport and Swim Centre is an asset utilised not just by the students at TAS, but the wider Armidale community. For further information visit their website.