Long Tan Memorial Pool

Visit Council's Christmas Operating Hours page for details of closures and opening hours during the festive season.

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: Ben Eales

Phone: (07)  4725 1573

Email: swim@longtanaquatics.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

Days Operating Hours
  • Monday to Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 5:30am to 7pm
  • 5:30am to 6pm
  • 8am to 5pm
  • 9am to 1:30pm
Public Holidays 8am to 4pm

Centre Closures

Please note that Long Tan Memorial Pool will be closed to the public during the following times.

DatesClosure Hours
Wednesday 3 February8:30am to 12:30pm
Thursday 4 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Friday 5 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Monday 8 February8:30am to 12:30pm
Tuesday 9 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Wednesday 10 February8:30am to 2.30pm
Thursday 11 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Friday 12 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Monday 15 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Tuesday 16 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Wednesday 17 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Thursday 18 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Friday 19 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Monday 22 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Tuesday 23 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Wednesday 24 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Thursday 25 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Friday 26 February8:30am to 2:30pm
Monday 1 March8:30am to 12:30pm
Tuesday 2 March8:30am to 2:30pm
Wednesday 3 March8:30am to 2:30pm
Thursday 4 March8:30am to 12:30pm
Friday 5 March8:30am to 2:30pm
Saturday 6 MarchClosed
Sunday 7 MarchClosed
Thursday 11 March8:30am to 2:30pm
Friday 12 March8:30am to 2:30pm
Tuesday 16 March8:30am to 2:30pm
Wednesday 17 March8:30am to 12:30pm

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)  4725 1573 or email swim@longtanaquatics.com.au to find out about hire fees.

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