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.
About the centre:
There are plenty of shaded areas for protection from the sun. Hot showers are available at no extra cost. The Centre provides a wide variety of drinks (hot and cold), confectionery, hot food and a good selection of swimming accessories at the Kiosk. There are several swimming clubs utilising the Centre, which caters for all ages and abilities. There is also a Function Room available for hire for meetings and functions. There are gas BBQ's available as well.
2011/2012 Swimming Season
The Monckton Aquatic Centre is open from early to mid October to late March, each year
Weekdays - 6.00am to 6.00pm (Eastern Standard Time) - 6.00am to 7.00pm (Daylight Savings Time)
Weekends & Public Holidays - 10.00am to 6.00pm (EST) - 10.00am to 7.00pm (DST)
Usual charges (including GST) for the 2011/2012 season will be as follows:
- Adults $3.50
- Children over 5 $3.50
- Children under 3 $0.00
- Children 3, 4 and 5 $1.00
- Family $10.00
- Schools $2.50
- Non-swimming adults $2.00
- For a full list of admission charges, please contact the Centre Manager on 6772 8341 or the Customer Service Centre on 6770 3600.
- Monckton Aquatic Centre
- Dumaresq Street (cnr Dumaresq and Markham Streets)
- : 02 6772 8341
- : 02 6772 9275