Book Your Visit
Bookings will need to be made in advance for the following programs or facilities. Following social distancing rules and the state regulations, we are limited to the number of people allowed in areas at one time.
- 30 minutes in our Spa Pool
- 30 minutes in our Stream Room
- 30 minutes in our Sauna
- Morning and Afternoon Squads classes
- Our GOswim Academy classes
In the interest of public safety, walk-ins will not be available.
Welcome to Manning Aquatic Centre
Manning Aquatic Centre is your aquatic and leisure facility serving the Bathurst and surrounding community. Our indoor facilities offer you a 25-metre lap swimming pool, hydro pool, children's leisure pool with whirlpool and water features for the little ones to enjoy.
Providing you the best in swimming, fitness and fun with group fitness classes, squads, room hire, and a poolside café all in the comfort of our heated facility. As well as a spa, sauna and steam room for people over the age of 16 to relax in and enjoy the health benefits.
Outdoor facilities include a 50-metre lap swimming pool with shaded grandstand area and a grassed area with picnic tables. This pool is open from October until March each summer season.
Manning Aquatic Centre is open seven days a week, and all swimming pools are heated to allow you to enjoy year-round swimming for your health and wellbeing. We look forward to welcoming you to the centre and providing you with the best health and leisure services possible.
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A range of health and fitness classes, tailored to meet a variety of individual needs and interests.
An inclusive pathway to performance where you are encouraged to swim to your fullest potential.
A variety of Learn to Swim programs catering for infants to adults, from beginner to advanced.
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It's World Diabetes Day this weekend!
This Saturday the 14th of November is World Diabetes Day. Read more from our qualified Exercise Physiologists about exercise and Diabetes today!
Importance of Swimming & Water Safety Lessons
From a young age we learn different skills that we take into adulthood, such as learning to ride a bike and learning to read and write – Why should learning to swim be any different?
Why eat your vegetables?
As National Nutrition Week approaches, it is a great time to remind ourselves of the importance of including a variety of vegetables in our diet, to promote better health. Read more to find out just how beneficial vegetables are to us, and exactly how many serves you should be consuming in your regular diet.