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Aquatics

Learn. Compete. Keep fit. Cool off.

There are a number of reasons why you’d get in a swimming pool. Learn to swim safely, do some laps in your own time or join a squad to take it up a notch. Well, you can do all of that at our state of the art aquatic centre.


Swimming lessons

Our nationally accredited swimming instructors teach both kids and adults how to swim safely in a number of environments. We’ll work on a number of strokes as well as key lifesaving skills.

Our kids and adults classes are run separately.

What to bring

  • Kids under three need to wear a swimming nappy
  • Kids three and over need to wear a swimming cap

Talk to someone about swimming lessons

How much do swimming lessons cost?


YMCA Swim Squads

Do you have your sights on the Olympics? Or do you just want to work on your stroke? Whatever your motivation, we’ve got a squad and swimming coach that’s the right fit for you.

Our squads

  • Bronze – train for school carnivals and local swim meets.
  • Silver – take it up a notch to compete at district and metro levels.
  • Gold – train for state and national championships.
  • SwimFit – work on your fitness in the water.
  • Adult Masters – focuses on fitness, speed and stroke.
  • Canberra Amateur Swim Club – supporting swimmers at all levels of completion. Find out more

Talk to someone about YMCA Swim Squads 

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Aquatics for fun

Getting in the pool can be a whole lot of fun – and great for your health.

Classes

YMCA Aqua Aerobics – a fun and low impact workout that will help improve your fitness, strength or recover from an injury.

Talk to someone about Aquatics for fun

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SwimAbility

We run swimming and water safety lessons for people with disability. Find out more.

Opening Hours View opening hours
Monday to Friday 5.30am - 9.30pm
Saturday & Sunday 7.00am - 7.30pm
Public Holidays 8.00am - 6.00pm
Please check at the centre closer to the day
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