City of Salisbury Salisbury Swimming Centre
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Salisbury Swimming Centre

Salisbury Recreation Precinct, Happy Home Drive, Happy Home Reserve
Salisbury North SA 5108

T: 08 8258 1713
F: 08 8285 5177

Open from mid-October through to April. Times vary, check page for details.

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The Salisbury Swimming Centre is located amongst the beautiful surroundings of the Salisbury Recreation Precinct. It features a 25m and 50m outdoor swimming pools as well as a toddler pool. A great venue for the entire family equipped with a playground, free electric BBQ’s and large shaded grassed areas, kiosk, swim school shop and friendly staff! The Salisbury Swimming Centre is a great venue for the entire family, why not make a day of it and take a dip this swimming season!

We are open from mid-October through to April each year and is the ideal place to cool off during the hot summer months.

We have a designated smoking area, away from the pools and we are an alcohol free venue. A condition of entry to the Salisbury Swimming Centre is that all bags and eskies will be checked on admission.

Please note: There may be occasions throughout the season where public swimming and lap swimming are unavailable due to major events, carnivals or bookings. In such cases, all due and reasonable notice will be given to centre patrons via the centre's public notice board. We encourage all people to call ahead to make sure they can access our facility.


2014/2015 Season Opening Times:

Open:  12 October, 2014

Closes: 5 April 2015


Hours of Operation:

Weekdays: 6am to 7pm (please see programs for specific times)
Saturdays: 7am to 6pm (please see programs for specific times)
Sundays and Public Holidays: 9am to 6pm (please see programs for specific times)

Please note: If the forecast temperature is 32°C or above, the pool may remain open until 8.30pm – at the manager’s discretion. If the temperature is forecast at 20°C or below, or if it is raining/thunder/inclement weather, the pool may close at the manager's discretion. If you’re unsure, we recommend calling the precinct on 8258 1713 to confirm the operating hours for the day prior to attending.


Supervision Policy:

The Salisbury Recreation Precinct has a strict policy where all children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult (18 years or older) to enter our Swimming Centre. This adult must supervise the child at all times. We will refuse entry, no matter the reason, for any child under the age of 13 wishing to come into our Centre without appropriate adult supervision. If a child attends the swimming centre without a responsible adult, we will refuse entry and phone the child’s guardian to pick them up. We apologise if this causes any inconvenience, however we have your child’s safety in mind for this policy to avoid unnecessary injury, behaviour and drownings. We thank you for your cooperation.


Fees and Charges:

Casual Prices:

Casual Adult


Casual Concessional

$4.50 (concession card must be produced)

Casual Child


Children under 3 years old are free

Family Pass

$15.00 (consists of 2 adults + 2 children OR 1 adult + 3 children from the same family)

 Spectators  $2.00 – (non swimming)


Season Membership Prices:
All memberships purchased are valid for the current season in which they were purchased. They will all expire when the current season finishes in April each year.

Individual Season Membership


Couples Season Membership
(2 people from the same family)


Family Season Pass
(2 adults + 2 kids OR 1 adult + 3 kids)


30 Visit Pass

$110.00 or $100.00 for concession rate

10 Visit Pass

$45.00 or $35.00 for concession rate

*Prices subject to change, please contact the Salisbury Recreation Precinct to confirm on 8258 1713.

 Download a membership form here

Services and Programs

All New Aqua Zumba®

Jump in and make a splash with our new Aqua Zumba®.  Every class feels like a party. With fun, easy to follow moves, this class is suitable for all ages.

Classes are held on Monday nights 6:15pm - 7:15pm.

Cost: $10 per session, or buy a book of 10 passes up front for $90 (save $10)

To register for this class and for more information please call the centre on 8258 1713.

Places are limited to call now to avoid disappointment.


Public Swimming

Session Times:
Weekdays: 10am to 7 pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: 11am to 6pm


Lap Swimming

We have 7 lanes within our 50m pool here at the Salisbury Swimming Centre. We offer lap swimming all day – everyday and it’s available for everyone! There are various membership packages and options available too!

Session Times:
Weekdays: 6am to 7pm
Saturdays: 7am to 9am
Sundays and Public Holidays: 9am to 11am


Swim School – Swimming Lessons

Swim school lessons at the Salisbury Swimming Centre run in 2 blocks. Our first block is run during Term 4 – from October – December; block 2 is run from January - March. Qualified instructors are on hand to provide expert advice to those wishing to learn to swim. Each lesson will run for 30 minutes and have a maximum number of six children per instructor. We choose to limit the number of children per session to enhance your child’s experience and allow a better quality session with the instructor. Adult lessons are also available – please call for specific information.

Please note: If you miss a lesson and are paying on a weekly basis, you have two-weeks to make up this lesson. If you are unable to make the lesson up – no refunds will be given for those who chose to pay up-front.

Read more about our Swim School here.


Block 1:  21 October, 2014 - 14 December, 2014
Block 2: 27 January, 2015 – 5 April, 2015

Lessons are offered each;
Tuesday and Thursday: 4pm to 6:30pm
Saturday: 10:30am to 1pm
Sunday: 9am to 12 noon


Payment Options:

Block One: Term 4, 2013

(8 weeks = 8 lessons)

Length of lessons: 30 mins

Option 1: $14.00 per lesson paid weekly;

Option 2: $96.00 up front on your first lesson (that’s a discount of $16.00).

Block Two: Term 1, 2014

(10 weeks = 10 lessons)

Length of lessons: 30 mins

Option 1: $14.00 per lesson paid weekly;

Option 2: $120.00 up front on your first lesson (that’s a discount of $20.00).



Inflatable Fun Run Obstacle Course

Come down to the Salisbury Recreation Precinct and challenge yourself to see if you can you make it to the end of our inflatable fun run obstacle courses!

We are excited to introduce 2 new Inflatable fun runs to our Centre this Summer!

For people aged 10 years and above: We have a new 20 metre inflatable what floats in the deep end of the 50 metre pool. Please note: this inflatable is for children aged 10and above. Under no circumstance will we allow children under the age of 10 to access this inflatable course.

For children aged 5 – 9 years: We have a brand new inflatable which floats in the 25metre pool!

Both inflatables provides some safe but challenging water activities! You can walk, run, jump, crawl or cling to this fun run but you’re guaranteed a big laugh, lots of fun and huge splashes!

We also have our toddlers pool, equipped with 2 slides for all children under 3 years of age.

Cost is $2.00 per person paid at reception upon entry to the facility.



Please note: we are currently unable to set up the 25m pool inflatable. We appoligise for any inconvenience this may cause and will endevor to have it up and running as soon as possible.


Birthday Parties

Holding your child’s birthday party between October – April? Why not let us do the organising for you and hold your child’s party here? Open to ages 5 years and over, we will lead the games, provide the birthday cake, lolly bags and clean up while you and the other parents can relax in our beautiful surroundings with a cappuccino!


Cost: $150.00 for 10 children or less

Additional children: $15.00
(All children under the age of 12 require adult supervision at all times).

* Prices subject to change

Price Includes: 

  • Pool entry for children invited to the birthday party along with 2 parents or carers per child
  • Birthday Invitations, inviting all children to attend
  • Ice Cream birthday cake
  • A lolly bag for each child
  • A Party Coordinator to play games with the children and supervise them for 2 hours.

 Optional extras

  • FREE BBQ facilities available (bookings required – please call the centre in advance)
  • BYO food and drinks (strictly no alcohol)
  • Trestle tables and chairs (pending availability)
  • Additional prizes and games available at an extra cost
  • Catering options available at an extra cost – please contact the centre for options.

Normal entry prices apply to additional family members over the 2 parents/carers per child. Alcohol is strictly prohibited and any persons found to be consuming alcohol will be asked to leave the premises immediately.

Bookings are essential and a non-refundable deposit of $50.00 is required 7 days before the party to confirm the booking. Full payment will need to be paid on the birthday party day before the party commences. Please contact the Salisbury Recreation Precinct for further details and party times available on 8258 1713. To download an application form please click on the link below. Book now and don’t miss out!

Click here for Pool Party Hire Forms

Read more about our Birthday Parties here



The Swimming Centre plays host to the popular VACSWIM program during the January school holidays.
To enquire how your child(ren) can take part in this wonderful water safety week, visit the VACSWIM website:

Hire Options


We can hire out part of the entire Swimming Centre for your next event! Hire options include the whole Centre; 50m pool only; 25m pool only; BBQ Hire; Carnival Hire; Lane Hire; Tennis court hire and Tennis clubroom hire. Please contact the Salisbury Recreation Precinct at 8258 1713 to discuss the costs involved.


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