2022/2023 Season

ABOUT

Strathalbyn Community Swimming Pool is located in the heart of Strathalbyn and is the only 50 metre outdoor swimming pool on the Fleurieu Peninsula.

The Centre is located on Dawson Street and Colman Terrace, directly opposite the Strathalbyn Library, set in picturesque gardens overlooking the River Angas.

With a 50m 6 lane pool the Centre is capable of hosting Swim SA competitions and various other carnivals. In addition, there is a toddler pool with a water feature for younger children and a large pool inflatable used in the main pool during weekends and school holidays.

The Centre has a a fully stocked cafe with real coffee and an excellent range of hot and cold refreshments and has excellent modern amenities with warm showers and recently renovated change rooms.

So come and enjoy a lap swim, aqua class, picnic, inflatable fun session and more at your local Y this summer.

OPENING TIMES

OFF PEAK SEASON OPENING TIMES

17 Oct - 18 Dec 2022 | 30 Jan - 9 Apr 2023

Monday to Friday

6:00am – 8:30amLap Swimming
3:00pm – 7:00pmGeneral Admission*


Weekends & Public Holidays

7:00am – 9:00amLap Swimming
9:00am – 5:00pmGeneral Admission*


* The pool will remain open for General Admission swimming on days when the weather is 23 degrees or above, as per the 6pm forecast the day prior. The pool is open for Lap Swimming regardless of the forecast.

PEAK SEASON OPENING TIMES
19 Dec 2022 - 29 Jan 2023

Monday to Friday

6:00am – 8:30amLap Swimming
8:30am – 7:00pmGeneral Admission*

Weekends

7:00am – 9:00amLap Swimming
9:00am – 6:00pmGeneral Admission*

During peak season the pool will be open for lap swimming and general admission regardless of the temperature.

CLOSED DAYS
• Closed on Christmas Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday
• Opening times may vary according to attendance or weather

EXTENDED OPENING

The pool may remain open when the weather is 32 degrees or above at 5:30pm on the day (determined by BoM) at the discretion of management. If opening hours are extended, this will be published via social media.

PRICES
General Passes
Adult Swim$7.20
Concession/Child (4 yrs and over)$5.80
Spectators$2.50
Child (3 yrs and under)FREE
Family Day Pass$23.10
Season Passes
Adult Season Pass$230.00
Concession / Child Pass$184.00
Family Season Pass*$360.00
Lap Swimming Only Pass$184.00

*Family = 2 Adults + 3 Kids or 1 Adult + 4 Kids. Additional family members charged $72/person.

Watch Around Water Policies apply (i.e. supervision requirements & adult to child ratios)

Casual Group Fitness

Aqua Aerobics$11.00

YMCA Swimming Lessons

4 Lesson Block$68.00
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
  • Children under 10 years must be accompanied and constantly supervised by an adult.
  • Children under 5 years must be accompanied in the water and remain within arms reach.
  • Unsupervised children (of any age) will be removed from the water if the lifeguard is concerned for their safety.
  • General rough play or unsociable behavior is not permitted due to safety concerns.
  • Patrons are required to follow staff directions at all times, failure to do so may result in eviction from the centre.
  • The YMCA welcomes the capturing of your magic moments on camera or video, however, privacy of others must be respected. The use of cameras and video cameras at this venue is conditional upon the following:
  1. You must have all relevant individuals consent to use images.
  2. It is illegal to broadcast or publish images without consent.
  3. Under no circumstances are cameras, video cameras or mobile phones to be used in change room areas.
WATCH AROUND WATER POLICIES

CHILD UNDER 5 must be actively supervised within arms reach

CHILD UNDER 10 must be actively supervised and remain in sight

KNOW YOUR RATIO

Children Under 5 : 1 Adult to 2 children, including babies in prams. All children 0-4 years of age MUST be accompanied in the water.

Children Under 10 : 1 Adult to 4 children. All children 5-9 years of age MUST be ACTIVELY SUPERVISED at all times.

Mixed Groups : 1 Adult to child aged 0-4 and three children aged 5-9.

PROGRAMS

SWIMMING LESSONS

Swimming and water safety skills are just part of what your child will gain in YMCA Swimming Lessons. YMCA SA swimming lessons are provided by nationally accredited swimming instructors and all YMCA instructors complete working with children checks.

Key Details

  • $68 per term. Swimming lesson members receive one 30 minute lesson a week, and unlimited swims during the term outside of lesson times.
  • To book, contact the Swimming Lesson Coordinator on (08) 8536 2559, or email strathpool@ymcasa.org.au

Swimming Term Dates

Term 111 November - 11 December 2022
Term 22 January - 29 January 2023
Term 330 January - 26 February 2023

Lesson Times

Saturdays
Tadpole9:00am
Octopus

9:30am

Sardine10:00am
Salmon/Tuna

10:30am

Tuna11:00am
Dolphin/Shark11:30am



Swim Class Enquiry

Swim Level  
LAP IT UP CLUB

The Lap It Up Club is designed for swimmers who are looking for something a little more rewarding than simply swimming up and down the pool. With a rewarding incentive program, the Lap It Up Club helps you set goals and gives you real motivation to achieve them.

Whether you swim once a day or once a month, we’ll help you to track your progress and achieve your health and fitness goals.

  • Lap it Up Club is available to members of all ages
  • Club progress in kilometres will be recorded in centre
  • Receive incentives and rewards for your progress and milestones
  • Hall of Fame prize is 2 weeks FREE membership
  • Monthly spot prizes

To register, complete a Lap It Up enrolment form at our lifeguard station, and then simply record your laps with the lifeguard on duty every time you swim.

Adult Distance Incentives

DISTANCELAPSPRIZE
100 kms
4,000
Drink Bottle
250 kms
10,000
Swim Cap
500 kms
20,000
Goggles
750 kms
30,000
Beach Towel
1,000 kms
40,000
Bathers
5,000 kms
200,000
Entry into Hall of Fame


Child (Under 13) Incentives

DISTANCE
LAPS
PRIZE
25 kms
1,000
Drink Bottle
50 kms
2,000
Swim Cap
100 kms
4,000
Goggles
250 kms
10,000
Beach Towel
500 kms
20,000
Bathers
1,000 kms
40,000
Entry into Hall of Fame

*Lap It Up Club Cards are checked on a monthly basis and prizes will be distributed by the Swimming Lessons Coordinator upon these checks.

To enquire about the Lap It Up Club please email the Strath Pool: strathpool@ymcasa.org.au

AQUA FITNESS CLASSES

Water resistance training classes incorporating low-impact aerobic exercise.

Aqua Fit

Water resistance training. Low-impact aerobic exercise in the shallow end of the pool.

Fridays, 11am
Starts 19 November


Cost:
$11 or $49.50 for a 5 visit pass.

Our weather policy does not apply.

Please note classes are not included in season passes and are charged separately.

GREAT SOUTHERN SWIMMING CLUB

Join the Great Southern Swimming Club

The Great Southern Swimming Club is a great way to stay fit and have a good time doing it! All ages are welcome.

The club operates from Fleurieu Aquatic Centre all year round and from the Strathalbyn Community Swimming Pool from October–March.

Members are required to compete in several local competitions during the season.

"Come and Try" FREE for three sessions

Swimmers should be able to swim 50m in freestyle, breaststroke and backstroke, in a recognisable form.

Strathalbyn Pool
Monday
6:30am - 8:00am
Tuesday
4:30pm - 6:00pm (subject to temperature)
Wednesday
6:30am - 8:00am
Thursday
4:30pm - 6:00pm (subject to temperature)
Saturday (Masters only)
7:30am - 9:00am
Fleurieu Aquatic Centre (all year round)

Monday
5:30pm -7:00pm
Friday
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Saturday (Masters only, April - Oct)

8:00am - 9:30am


Click the button to visit the Clubs website and find out more information

VACSWIM

VACSWIM is South Australia’s longest running summer holiday program giving your kids aged 5 to 13 years, confidence in & around water. VACSWIM will be running at Strathalbyn Pool from 16 January - 20 January 2023.

Lessons will run for 45 minutes or 1 hour depending on the level.

To book your class

  1. Visit the VACSWIM website
  2. Check the level guide to find the suitable level for your child
  3. Use the program finder on the ‘enrol’ page, and type in ‘5255’ as the postcode to find Strathalbyn Community Pool.
  4. View the program and book in a class

PURCHASE ONLINE

New to 2022, purchase Season Passes and enrol into Swimming Lesson online!

FAMILY SEASON PASS ONLINE PURCHASE TUTORIAL

A Family Season Pass includes unlimited access to the outdoor pool for the entire family for the season (17 October 2022 - 9 April 2023). A family can include 2 Adults and up to 3 children, or 1 Adult and up to 4 children. Season passes do not include Aqua Aerobics.

To purchase, select the Family Season Pass, create the account for the primary account holder, then complete the online sale. Then from within the Customer Portal add your family members. See below tutorial for step by step instructions.

18 STEPS

1. Click Join now

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2. Click Strathalbyn

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3. Click Next

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4. Select 'Season Pass'

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5. Click Next

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6. Select 'Family Season Pass'

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7. Click Next

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8. Complete account creation form for the Primary Adult, agree to T&C's, then click Next

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9. Confirm summary. Click "Details >" to review Season Pass T&C's.

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10. Click Next

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11. Add payment details then click Process Payment.

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12. Log into the Customer Portal. Navigate to the Friends and family tab. Click Add family member

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13. Select Strathalbyn. Click Next

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14. Select the $0.00 Family season pass - Additional Member.

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15. Click Next

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16. Add child account details then click Next

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17. Agree to T&C's (click 'Details >' to view). Click Next

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18. Either add another family member (2A + 3C or 1A + 4C). Repeat until all family is added. Family members beyond 5 must be purchased in person.

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Here's an interactive tutorial

** Best experienced in Full Screen (click the icon in the top right corner before you begin) **

https://www.iorad.com/player/2033569/Purchase-a-Strathalbyn-Community-Pool-Family-Season-Pass

Contact Us

Phone: (08) 8536 2559
Email: strathpool@ymcasa.org.au
Facebook: /StrathalbynPool
Postal Address: Colman Terrace, Strathalbyn, SA 5255