Newman Aquatic Centre

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Newman Aquatic Centre is an oasis in the middle of the Pilbara and is a popular destination for residents and visitors of Newman. The pool is traditionally open September to June. For up-to-date opening times click here.

With a 50m 6-lane pool and separate Toddler Pool both surrounded by spacious areas of green lawn and plenty of shade, it is a great place to spend the day.

Whether it's escaping the heat or just needing a peaceful place to relax, Newman Aquatic Centre offers more than just a swimming pool.

Keep up-to-date with what is happening at Newman Aquatic Centre here.

We are a recognised WATCH AROUND WATER aquatic centre, all children under 5 are free with a swimming adult. Any child under 10 must be accompanied by a responsible adult over the age of 16 and all children under 5 must be in arms reach of the adult at all times.

Aquatic Centre facilities

50m 6 Lane Pool

The 50m outdoor pool ranges in depth from 1.1m – 3.52m, with a staircase, ladders and an accessibility hoist. Our 50m pool has lane space available for the dedicated lap swimmer, the swimmer who enjoys a leisurely swim and even a space for the whole family to relax and enjoy the cool water under the ample shade provided by the shade sails that assist in keeping the water cool.

Toddler Pool

With an easy access beach entry, with 2 giant frogs keeping a watchful eye over the pool and spraying nice cool water, this shallow wading pool is the perfect place for the younger members of the family cool off in summer. The toddler pool holds a very special place at the Newman Aquatic Centre with a magical mural that was handcrafted by local artist Minky Turton.

Beach Volleyball Court, Basketball ½ courts and Table Tennis

With a full size beach volleyball court, 2 Basketball ½ courts and table tennis there is always something to do at Newman Aquatic Centre. With equipment available for hire from the kiosk, for a $5 deposit which is fully refundable upon the return of equipment. Just ask at the kiosk.

Playground

Our playground is designed for children to grow, learn and play with shade covering the whole area. With lawn surrounding the playground and even a BBQ in close proximity it makes it an easy area to supervise and the perfect place for the children to take a break from the water.

Free BBQs

Two electric BBQs are available and free for the public to use anytime the pool is open. Making Newman Aquatic Centre a great place for a full day out with the family.

Shaded Areas

There are a number shaded picnic tables and benches throughout the aquatic centre. You can always bring your own or we even some portable tables for use upon request.

Free WIFI

Travelling through town or just need to catch up with family friend or even post photos of your day at Newman Aquatic Centre there is free WIFI available for all patrons at the Newman Aquatic Centre.

Kiosk and Swim Shop

Newman Aquatic Centre’s Kiosk and Swim Shop are open whenever the Aquatic Centre is stocking a range of lollies, ice-creams, cold drinks and hot food options to name a few. Our Swim Shop caters to your needs whether you forgot your goggles or just need an upgrade, there is something in the Swim Shop for everyone.

Equipment Hire

From small inflatables to the larger ones, lockers and big blue mats there are plenty of hire options available to enhance your day out at Newman Aquatic Centre.


ADMISSION FEES

2021/22 ADMISSION FEES
  GENERAL ADMISSION MULTI-ENTRY: 10 PASS MULTI-ENTRY: 20 PASS MULTI-ENTRY:
50 PASS
Children (0-4) Free*      
Children (5-16) $4.00 $36.00 $68.00 $160.00
Adults (16+) $5.00 $45.00 $85.00 $200.00
Family
-2 Adults, 2 Children
-1 Adult, 3 Children
$16.20 $148.50 $280.50 $660.00
Spectator $2.00 $19.00 $35.50 $84.00
Aquafit $15.00 $135.00 N/A N/A
Aquafit - Concession $12.00 $108.00 N/A N/A

*Children under 5 years old are free to enter when accompanied by an adult paying full admission.


Newman Swim School 

ewman Aquatic Centre also offers a range of swimming lessons for infants through to adults, offering Education Department swimming lessons throughout the school terms for local primary students and VACSWIM through the school holidays, Newman Aquatic Centre has its own Royal Life Saving Society WA endorsed swim school Newman Swim School offering community members an opportunity to further develop their swimming and aquatic safety skills, with our AUSTSWIM Qualified swimming instructors.

Newman Swim School encourages everyone in the community to develop essential life skills through education and awareness around the aquatic environment. Our learn-to-swim program follows the Royal Life Saving Society of WA’s Swim and Survive program and caters for all ages and abilities from babies to adults.

Living in a rural setting with dams, rivers, lakes and ocean, makes learning to swim imperative to keep our children safe. Newman Swim School will give your child confidence and allow them to have fun in the water.

We run weekly swimming lessons during the Term 1 and Term 4 of the school year for all ages, from babies through to adults.

For up-to-date information on Newman Swim School enrolments, click here.
For Newman Swim School Enquires
Phone 08 9175 2145
Email aquao@eastpilbara.wa.gov.au


EVENTS

Newman Aquatic Centre is a central hub for events throughout the summer season these events include:

  • December - Christmas Pool Party
  • January - Australia Day Celebrations
  • February -  Virtual Rottnest Channel Swim
  • March/April - Easter Pool Party
  • May - Triathlon
  • June - WA Day Celebrations

HIRE

Newman Aquatic Centre can cater to your needs with multiple options available for hire these include:

CONTACT

Contact us for general enquiries and bookings: 
Phone 08 9175 2145
Email caq@eastpilbara.wa.gov.au

Newman Swim School

Newman Swim School encourages everyone in the community to develop essential life skills through education and awareness around the aquatic environment. Our learn-to-swim program follows the Royal Life Saving Society of WA’s Swim and Survive program and caters for all ages and abilities from babies to adults.

Living in a rural setting with dams, rivers, lakes and ocean, makes learning to swim imperative to keep our children safe. Newman Swim School will give your child confidence and allow them to have fun in the water.

We run weekly swimming lessons during the Term 1 and Term 4 of the school year for all ages, from babies through to adults.

For up-to-date information on Newman Swim School enrolments, click here.

Newman Swim School Enquiries
Telephone 08 9175 2145
Email aquao@eastpilbara.wa.gov.au