School swimming programs & carnivals


School swimming programs and bookings for school swimming carnivals are available at the following centres:

Hire an aquatic centre

To hire a pool, lane, meeting or function room for your next event, please submit a request to book one of our aquatic centres.


School swimming programs

Our centres offer AUSTSWIM qualified instructors to facilitate swimming and water safety lessons for primary and secondary school students. The programs align with the National Swimming and Water Safety Framework and the Australian Curriculum.

Programs can be tailored to suit the school term scheduling by offering either daily or weekly intensive lessons. Programs are available between 9am and 2.30pm Monday to Friday.

School swimming carnivals

Whether your school has a few thousand or a few hundred students, our aquatic centres can cater for a quality swim carnival with packages including equipment and resources such as:

  • exclusive or partial use of pools
  • shade structures, table and chairs
  • meeting rooms
  • public address system and roaming microphones (GCAC only)
  • electronic timing and scoreboard (GCAC only).

School diving programs

For schools looking for variety in their sport program, the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre provides learn to dive options through the local dive club.

Half-day or weekly lesson are available and can be designed to suit the schools requirements.

Booking enquiries

For more information about our school programs, please contact our centres.

Gold Coast Aquatic Centre
Phone: 07 5582 8282

Pimpama Sports Hub

Phone: 07 5581 7940