Long Tan Memorial Pool

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FREE Casual Pool Entry in December!

Christmas has come early for Townsville residents, with free casual pool entry from 2 – 24 December 2023! Beat the summer heat and take the family to Tobruk, Long Tan, Kokoda or Northern Beaches Leisure Centre to cool down.

Inclusions: Free casual pool entry applies to individual and family entry for adults, children, concession, and spectator entry.

Exclusions: Swimming lessons, group bookings e.g. birthday parties, aqua aerobics and multi-pass entries.

Long Tan Pool offers a full range of aquatic opportunities including:

  • Learn to Swim for Babies through to Adults
  • Disability classes
  • Aqua Aerobics including specialty Maternity Aqua Classes and Aqua Zumba
  • Hydro Rehabilitation Exercise Sessions
  • Lap swimming.

We offer a full squad program including Junior, Senior, Adult and Elite. We are the home of Gardens Swimming Club, Long Tan Legends Masters, Townsville Underwater Hockey and Townsville Water Polo. The Centre has disability access and a huge grassed area, onsite parking and is open all year for sporting or recreational hire needs.

Location: Lindeman Avenue, Heatley

Lessee: Love2Swim School

Phone: (07) 4728 3398

Email: long_tan@love2swimschool.com.au


  • 50m eight-lane heated pool with shade at both ends
  • 25m indoor five-lane heated pool
  • kiosk
  • change rooms with toilets and showers (disability accessible)
  • grass recreation area
  • fully sheltered grand stand

Redevelopment in accordance with Council’s Aquatic Facilities Master Plan (2008) (PDF)

Operating Hours

24/01/2022 - Due to the evolving situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, pool operating hours may vary pending staff availability. Contact pool operators directly to check operating hours.

Days Operating Hours
  • Monday to Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 5:30am to 7pm
  • 5:30am to 6pm
  • 6:30am to 4pm
  • 8am to 1:30pm
Public Holidays 8am to 4pm

Public Admission Fees

Pass TypeAdult Concession
(Over 55 or Pension Card Holder)
(2-12 years)
(Under 2 no charge)
Single Entry $5 $4 $3
Spectator Fee $2 $1 $1
Multi-swim 10 $45 $35 $20
Multi-swim 30 $120 $75 $45
Multi-swim 90 $315 $180 $90
Family Admission   1 adult plus 2 children $9
Additional adults (per additional adult) $4
Additional child (per additional child) $2

* Fees are reviewed annually.

Pool Hire

Contact us on (07) 4728 3398 or email long_tan@love2swimschool.com.au to find out about hire fees.

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