Community Swimming Pools

Ballina War Memorial Pool and Water SlideBallina Memorial pool logo

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday, 5.30am - 7pm
  • Saturday 7am - 6pm
  • Sunday 8am - 5pm

Address: 4 River Street, Ballina

Facilities

  • FINA compliant 50m heated pool with eight 2.5m wide lanes for competition swimming and water polo
  • 25m x 15m heated enclosable pool, can be used for swimming lessons, children's play, lap swimming and rehabilitation
  • access ramps into all pools
  • wet play splash area for children
  • new amenities building 
  • transparent fencing along the Richmond River
  • bbq tables and shelters.

Water slide

Please note the water slide is privately owned and operated. The entry fee to the pool does not include entry to the water slide.

$16 per person (plus pool entry - see entry fees below)
$10 for children 5-years and under (must be accompanied by a paying adult) (plus pool entry - see entry fees below)

Group bookings are welcome.

Enquiries

Managers: Lee and Vicki
Phone: 02 6686 3771
Email: ballinapool@outlook.com

Visit their website ballinapoolwaterslides.com.au


Alstonville Aquatic CentreAlstonville aquatic centre logo

Opening Hours

  • Monday - Friday, 5.30am - 7pm
  • Saturday 7am - 5pm 
  • Sunday 10am - 5pm

Pool Closure

The Alstonville Aquatic Centre will close from Thursday 1 July to Saturday 31 July, reopening on Sunday 1 August 2021. The Ballina Memorial Pool will remain open during this period.

Address: 13/15 Alston Avenue, Alstonville

Facilities

  • FINA compliant 50m heated pool with eight 2.5m wide lanes for competition swimming and water polo
  • 25m x 15m heated enclosable pool, can be used for swimming lessons, children's play, lap swimming and rehabilitation
  • access ramps into all pools
  • wet play splash area for children.

Enquiries

Managers: Greg and Kelly 
Email: Alstonvilleaquatic@gmail.com
Phone: 02 6628 0826
Mobile: 0412 429 909

Visit their website Alstonville Aquatic Centre


Entry fees (Ballina War Memorial Pool and Alstonville Aquatic Centre)

Reciprocal arrangements for pass holders are available. This means that pass holders can access both the Alstonville and Ballina pool facilities, regardless of which pool the pass was purchased. The reciprocal arrangements include all passes: adults, children, families, concession annual, three month and ten-ticket passes, as well as season passes.

2021/22 Entry Fees

Adult Single Entry $5.80 
Adult Ten Ticket Pass $55
Adult Three Month Pass  $150
Adult 12 Month Pass  $420
Child Single Entry (under 2yrs free) $4.80
Child Ten Ticket Pass  $45
Child Three Month Pass $120
Child 12 Month Pass  $370
Spectator Single Entry  $3
Family Three Month Pass
(2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children)
$320
Additional child under Family Three Month Pass $55
Family 12 Month Pass (2 adults & 2 children or 1 adult & 3 children)  $930
Additional child under Family 12 Month Pass $115
Concession* Single Entry $4.80
Concession* Ten Ticket Pass $45
Concession* Three Month Pass $120
Concession*  12 Month Pass $370
After hours use of pool (standard entry fees apply)
Per Lane per hour
Whole Pool per hour 

POA
POA
Carnival entry flat rate per person $5.50
SSS Department of Education Learn to Swim Discounts Council recognises the importance of young children learning to swim and be safe around water. Applies to schools located in the Ballina Shire $4
Learn to Swim Initiative - Council recognises the importance of young children learning to swim and be safe around water. To support parents and carers who enrol their children in structured, fee paying 'Learn to Swim' programs, the supervising adult for a child/children attending a 'Learn to Swim' class will not be charged entry
Fundraising/special events - admission and hire fees by arrangement after written application to Council 
* Concession = Senior Cardholders, Student Cardholders, Pensioners, Health Care Cardholders and people with disabilities

The Ballina War Memorial Pool and Alstonville Aquatic Centre are following the NSW State Government COVID-19 restrictions. As such, all patrons must sign in using the QR code prior to entry.

 

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Postal Address

The General Manager
Ballina Shire Council
PO Box 450
Ballina NSW 2478

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STREET ADDRESS

40 Cherry Street
Ballina NSW 2478

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Opening Hours

8:15am - 4:30pm

Monday to Friday