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Aquatic centres

There is nothing Gold Coasters love more than getting outdoors and maintaining an active and healthy lifestyle.

City of Gold Coast is responsible for the operation of eight aquatic centres, providing the community with essential health and well-being products.

Learn about our products and services below, including learn to swim programs, fitness centres, school swimming programs and more.

Our locations

Click on the images below to find information about the aquatic centre you're interested in, or view an interactive map of their locations.

Aerial view of Gold Coast Aquatic Centre, Southport


Gold Coast Aquatic Centre is a world-class swimming and aquatic venue located in the city’s stunning Broadwater Parklands.

Gold Coast Aquatic Centre
Person swimming at an aquatic centre

Palm Beach

Conveniently located near schools, public transport and local shopping centres, this centre has aquatic facilities to suit the whole family.

Palm Beach Aquatic Centre
 Side on view of pool and kids water play area

Upper Coomera

Located at Upper Coomera Community Centre with a 25-metre heated outdoor pool and kids' water play area, it's the ideal place for some family fun.

Upper Coomera Aquatic Centre
Artist's view of new 50-metre pool at Pimpama Sports hub


Coming soon to Pimpama is a state-of-the-art aquatic centre with five pools, including an Olympic-standard 50-metre swimming pool.

Pimpama Aquatic Centre
Helensvale Aquatic Centre outdoor and indoor pool


This centre is managed by City Venue Management and features a heated 25-metre lap pool, indoor teaching pool and kids' water play area.

Helensvale Aquatic Centre
Artist's impression - aerial view of new Centre development


Managed by City Venue Management, this Centre is an outstanding sports facility, with some exciting upgrades being delivered by early 2021.

Miami Aquatic Centre
Mudgeeraba Aquatic Centre indoor and outdoor pool


Featuring a heated 25-metre outdoor pool, 10-metre indoor teaching pool and a children's wet play area, this centre is managed by Belgravia Leisure.

Mudgeeraba Aquatic Centre
Nerang Aquatic Centre outdoor pool


Managed by Belgravia Leisure, this centre has two, heated outdoor pools, an indoor teaching pool, and a toddler wet play area.

Nerang Aquatic Centre
Young boy wading into a City swimming enclosure

Swimming enclosures

There's also a network of enclosed swimming areas to choose from, popular with children and those who prefer calm, natural swimming waters.

Swimming enclosures

Our products and services

A swim instructor giving a lesson to several children

Learn to swim

Infant aquatic and learn to swim programs are available at Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and Palm Beach Aquatic Centre.

Learn to swim
A women using a gym's exercise equipment

Fitness centres

So much more than just a gym! Our fitness centres are located at Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and Palm Beach Aquatic Centre.

Fitness centres
Two children sitting at a table in a brightly decorated room


Let us look after the kids while you achieve your health and fitness goals at our Palm Beach and Gold Coast Aquatic Centres.

A swimmer doing laps


A comprehensive junior, senior through to adult squad program is available at Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and Palm Beach Aquatic Centre.

View from behind of six children sitting on a pool's edge in swimming togs

School swimming programs

School swimming programs are available at Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and Palm Beach Aquatic Centre.

School swimming programs and carnivals
View of pool below, from inside function room

Function room hire

Gold Coast Aquatic Centre offers four versatile meeting rooms and open-air event spaces with views of our world-class pools and stunning Broadwater.

Function room hire

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