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Aquatic Centre

Aquatic Centre

About the centre

The Rockingham Aquatic Centre is Rockingham's favourite summer family aquatic playground. It has a heated 50m pool, 25m pool and shaded toddlers' pool, set among landscaped gardens and shady grassed areas.

The facility is open between October and April each year for public use and offers a range of activities, including aquarobics, lap swimming, swimming lessons, squad training and water polo.

The grounds are an ideal location for a family outing and group or corporate functions, with plenty of shade, a children's playground, kiosk seating area and free barbecues. Birthday parties can also be catered for.

The Rockingham Aquatic Centre is located at 61 Council Avenue (opposite Careeba Oval), Rockingham WA 6168.

For any enquiries or further information contact the Aquatic Centre on 9591 0830 or email

Opening times

The Aquatic Centre is open from 28 September 2021 to 14 April 2022.

  • Spring opening hours are from Tuesday 28 September 2021 to Sunday 31 October 2021.

    Tuesday - Friday6am–6pm
  • Summer opening hours commence on Monday 1 November 2021 to Sunday 27 March 2022.

    Sunday and Public holidays10am-6pm
    Christmas DayClosed
  • Autumn opening hours commence on Monday 28 March 2022 to Thursday 14 April 2022.

    Monday - Friday6am-6pm

Admission prices

  • TypePrice
    Family (four persons)$18
    5 years and under (with paying adult)Free
    Promotional Fun Day$4
    Aquarobics (Concession)$11.30

  • You can sign up for direct debit membership to use the Rockingham Leisure Facilities. Gold, LiveWell (50+), Teen and Aquatic membership holders have access to the pools at the Aqua Jetty and Aquatic Centre.

    For more information contact the membership team at the Aqua Jetty on 9591 0888 or sign up at the Aquatic Centre reception.

    Direct debit membership fees per week

    Membership typeStandardConcession
    LiveWell (50+)$13-
    Teen (14 and 15 years)$14.25-

    Become a member

    Conditions for direct debit memberships

    • Flexible memberships are only available on direct debit agreements.
    • Members are offered 12 weeks free suspension per financial year, taken in blocks of 14 days or more at a time.
    • A $10 joining fee applies to all memberships along with a one-off $10 administration fee taken from your first direct debit.
    • Concession applies to holders of a valid (in date) Pension card, Health Care card or Student ID card.
    • Memberships require an initial joining fee to be paid in addition to weekly membership fee.
    • Cancellation of memberships require 14 days' notice.
  • Books ofPrice
    10 tickets$55
    20 tickets$105
    Senior 20 tickets$85
    Aquarobics - 10 tickets$120

Swimming programs

For comfort and safety, please bring the following items with you to each session:

  • drink bottle
  • goggles
  • flippers
  • towel
  • change of clothes
  • sunscreen
Learn to Swim and water safety program

Children learning to swimOur swim school team provides learn to swim lessons which include a water safety component. Lessons start from four years of age with two lessons a week. A direct debit membership option is available and allows students to swim free of charge outside of lesson times.

The Learn to Swim program continues through the season apart from a four-week break from 12 December 2021 to 9 January 2022.  Certificates are awarded to those students who have completed the requirements of their present stage and they are moved up a class.

To enrol in Learn to Swim, contact the centre on 9591 0830 or email

The centre accepts KidSport vouchers.

Direct debit - weekly

Lessons per weekFee
Two lessons$26.80
Two lessons - concession$21.20
Two lessons - additional child$25.20
  • Direct debit membership includes access outside of swim school times
  • $10 start up fee and $5 suspension fee to hold your spot

Paid in full

12 lessons$217.20
12 lessons - concession$165.60
12 lessons - additional child$189
Octswim series$75


Squad training

Stop watch during squad trainingWe are proud to provide a quality swimming program that incorporates an introduction to competitive swimming that is designed to improve stroke technique and endurance to the Rockingham community. The program has been running for several years and students have had great success in faction and inter-school carnivals.

Squad training offers junior squad from 4pm–5pm, senior squad from 5pm–6pm. Each session runs for 60 minutes.

Payment options include direct debit and paid in full.

The centre accepts KidSport vouchers.

12/10/2021 - 11/11/2021Tuesday and Thursday
15/11/2021 - 9/12/2021Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
10/12/2021 - 9/01/2022Christmas break
10/01/2021 -7/4/2022Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Fees for squad training

Direct debit - weekly
Sessions per weekFee
  • Direct debit membership includes access outside of swim school times
  • $10 start up fee and $5 suspension fee to hold your spot
Paid in full
Sessions per weekFee
  • Fees are for five weeks of sessions

The Octswim program provides children aged five years and over the opportunity to enhance their swimming skills in the October school holidays. At the end of the nine days students are assessed against the Royal and Lifesaving swim and survive program guidelines. Certificates are awarded to those students who have completed the requirements of their present stage.

Octswim lessonsDate:

Tuesday 28 September 2021 - Friday 8 October 2021


  • $75 for nine x 30 minute lessons
  • Includes one adult and one child entry only

Session times:

  • 12.30pm–1pm
  • 1.05pm–1.35pm
  • 1.40pm–2.10pm
  • 2.15pm–2.45pm


1 to 12 (new participants will be assessed prior to the first lesson to ensure they are placed in the correct stage).


Other programs


Aquarobics lessonsAquarobics commences from Tuesday 26 October 2021 and is held:

  • Tuesday to Friday at 9.15am

Aquarobics classes will be having a small break over the Christmas period. The last class for 2021 will be 24 December, and the first class for 2022 will be 11 January.

Entry typeCost
General admission$13
Book of 10$120

When buying concession tickets please allow extra time to process a pass card.

Water polo

Water polo is a water-based team sport that provides the opportunity to develop fitness levels in a fun, social environment.

The Peel Water Polo Association welcomes any interested people over the age of 14 years to join them for training on Monday from 6pm–8pm. 

For further information contact the Peel Water Polo Association on 0451 056 363 or email

Swim Around the Sound

Ever considered swimming around Warnbro Sound? What about the mighty Avon Descent? Why not try swimming it in your local pool? The City of Rockingham and the Rockingham Aquatic Centre are setting you the challenge to 'Swim Around the Sound and Beyond'. It's easy! Simply:

  • complete and hand in a registration form
  • swim and count your number of laps
  • place your name and number of laps on our form.

Swim Around the Sound and Beyond is a great way to start and stay being active during the warm summer months.

The program is very simple. Participants register at the Rockingham Aquatic Centre and choose their 'virtual' challenge, such as swimming around Penguin Island (4km), from Mersey Point to Bird Point (10km), to Rottnest Island (20km), around Garden Island (30km), the Bass Strait (97km) or the more challenging swim of the Avon Descent (133km). At the Rockingham Aquatic Centre participants endeavour to swim an accumulative total of laps to equal their chosen distance.

One of the most positive aspects of the program is that participants choose their own pace and times to achieve their distance with no additional fees from the normal pool entry. There are also some fabulous giveaways and prizes to be won and it is easy for participants to register and check their progress. For further information contact the Aquatic Centre on 9591 0830.

Fun Day Sundays (and the occasional Saturday)

Fun Days are held at the Aquatic Centre from Sunday 7 November 2021 to Sunday 6 March 2022. Entry all day is $4 per person with children five and under free entry. Weather permitting the monster-sized inflatable will be available for use from 1pm-4pm. Enjoy the day at the centre with food and drinks available at the kiosk, or prepare your own at one of the five available barbecues. Inflatables at Fun Day Sundays

Fun Day Sundays:

7 November 202119 December 20216 February 2022
14 November 20212 January 202213 February 2022
21 November 20219 January 202220 February 2022
28 November 202116 January 202227 February 2022
5 December 202123 January 20226 March 2022
12 December 202130 January 2022 

Fun Day Saturdays:

18 December 20218 January 202222 January 2022
1 January 202215 January 202229 January 2022

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Council Avenue, Rockingham
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