Blacktown Aquatic Centre

Overview

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Blacktown Aquatic Centre!

Gym, group fitness classes, crèche, recreational swimming and indoor pool lap swimming is available by advanced booking only for members and casual users. Advanced bookings can be made online, over the phone or at the centre.

For more information on Aqua Learn to Swim please read here.


Blacktown Aquatic Centre is Western Sydney's main competition pool hosting over 50 swimming meets each year. Kieran Perkins broke the 800 m Freestyle World Record at Blacktown Aquatic Centre in 1992.

Blacktown Aquatic Centre underwent a refurbishment to expand our services and provide a training facility for swimmers at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.

The Centre prides itself on being more than just a competition pool however, offering health, fitness, fun and leisure opportunities for everyone. This includes 3 pools, gym, group fitness studio, creche, Aqua Learn to Swim, Kidz Blitz school holiday program and even a skate ramp!

So whether you are looking for a day out with the kids, the opportunity to relax or if you are ready to improve your fitness, we have the facilities and programs available for you.

Located at 4 Boyd Street, Blacktown
Phone: 8869 9000 Fax: 9621 6188

Keep watch at public pools

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0-5 YEAR OLDS & NON-SWIMMERS:

Stay within arms' reach

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6-10 YEARS OLDS & WEAK SWIMMERS:

Be close, be prepared & maintain constant visual contact

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11-14 YEAR OLDS:

Maintain visual contact

 

Operating hours

Blacktown Aquatic Centre is now open to the public, advanced bookings only! Advanced bookings can be made online, over the phone or at the centre.

We are currently running winter operating hours.

Summer operating hours 

Pool
Gym

Monday - Friday

5.30 am - 7.30 pm

6 am - 9 pm

Saturday

6 am - 6 pm

6 am - 6 pm

Sunday

6 am - 6 pm

8 am - 6 pm

Public Holidays

6 am - 6 pm

8 am - 6 pm

Winter operating Hours

Pool
Gym

Monday - Friday

5.30 am - 7.30 pm

6 am - 9 pm

Saturday

6.00 am - 2.30 pm

6.00 am - 2.30 pm

Sunday

8.00 am - 2.30 pm

8.00 am - 2.30 pm

Public Holidays

(excluding ANZAC Day)

8.00 am - 2.30 pm

8.00 am - 2.30 pm

We are open all year round except Good Friday and Christmas Day. 

Facilities

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  • 8 lane Olympic indoor 50 m heated pool with spectator seating for up to 900 people, 1.1 m to 1.9 m deep

  • 6 lane outdoor 50 m heated pool (closed during Winter), 1.0 m to 1.9 m deep

  • outdoor sheltered toddler's pool, 0.3 m to 0.75 m deep

  • gym with state of the art equipment including treadmills, bikes, cross trainers, rowers and steppers for all your fitness needs.

  • free weight and machine weights equipment

  • group fitness studio

  • stretch and abdominal area

  • fitness assessment and programming room to keep you on track with your fitness goals.

  • fully operational café with healthy food choices

  • change room facilities including family change rooms and disabled access

  • outdoor picnic and play areas

  • giant water inflatables   

  • skate ramp is fully covered and will offer endless hours of fun. 

Crèche

Great news! The crèche is now open for advanced bookings only! Bookings can be made online, over the phone or in centre!

The crèche is a child minding facility run by Blacktown Aquatic Centre for customers utilising the facilities. So parents can use the pool, gym or do a group exercise class while we take care of the kids.

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Opening hours

Day
Opening hours

  Mondays

9.30 am to 12 pm

5.00 pm to 8.15 pm

Wednesdays and Fridays

9.30 am to 12 pm

Tuesdays and Thursdays

CLOSED

Saturdays

8.00 am to 10.30 am

Sundays and Public Holidays

 CLOSED 

Important information for parents

  • Pre bookings only!

  • Maximum of 8 children allowed in crèche per session

  • cost is $6.60 for casual users or $3.30 for Blacktown Aquatic Centre members for a two hour period

  • Must adhere to social distancing requirements

  • All participants and parents/guardians must sign in upon entry

  • Hand sanitiser is required for use prior to entry

  • Children must bring their own drink bottle clearly labelled with their name. Drink bottles to be left in the child’s bag and not left out in reach of other children.

  • No water bubblers available in the Centre.

  • All food containers must be clearly labelled with child’s name.

  • children between 8 weeks and primary school age are accepted in the crèche

  • crèche dockets will be issued by reception staff

  • please allow time before class to sign-in and settle children into the crèche

  • parents will be called to the crèche if their child/children become distressed or unwell

  • please note the crèche is a peanut free zone 

To make a crèche booking online please follow the below instructions:
If you already have a login, or have ever purchased from our centre before, please follow these simple instructions to book your crèche session:
  • Enter log-in details (your username is your email address)
  • If you can't remember your password, simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to reset your password
  • Select Book Online on the top menu bar
  • Select Crèche Session
  • Select your preferred day by clicking on the date
  • Select your preferred session time and click book
  • Enter your credit card details and click confirm and pay

 Book here

If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

If this is the very first time you're making a purchase at our centre, please follow the below instructions to book your crèche session:
  • Click on your preferred date
  • Select your preferred time and click book
  • Enter your contact details and click next (if your email address is already set up in our system, you will be asked to login. To set your password simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to create a password)
  • Enter your credit card details and confirm and pay
  • Do not click the below 'book here' button If you've made a purchase at our centre before, this is for first time customers only! Refer to the above instructions on how to book if you have a login or have made a purchase with us before.

     

 Book here

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

For more information, please call the Centre on 8869 9000.

Health and fitness

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Gym sessions and group fitness bookings

Gym sessions and group fitness classes have returned! To use the gym and/or attend a group fitness classes members and casual users must make an advanced booking for a 1 hour gym session or class online, over the phone or at the centre.

There are sessions available to book each day with a maximum of 30 people allowed in the gym per session and 20 per class.

Memberships have re-activated, therefore members do not require payment during booking.

Gym session information and bookings
Group fitness information and bookings


Group fitness classes are a fun and effective way to get your workout done. 

Blacktown Aquatic Centre offers a variety of classes that suit varied abilities from beginner through to experienced, with low-impact and high-impact class options. If you haven't tried group fitness before, simply let the instructor know so they can guide you through the class. You're bound to have a lot of fun and burn calories at the same time!

Check out our (DOCX, 58KB)Group Fitness Timetable for June 2020!(DOCX, 61KB) (DOCX, 61KB)

We also offer a fully equipped gym with state of the art equipment including treadmills, bikes, cross trainers, rowers and steppers for all your fitness needs. So whether you're looking for cardio, weights or group fitness, we've got you covered.

Members click here to book Health & Fitness classes online. 

Health and fitness memberships

Our range of memberships means there's something for everyone. 

Gold membership

  • unlimited use of fully equipped gym
  • unlimited access to all group fitness classes
  • unlimited use of pool facilities*
  • personalised fitness assessments and programs.

Silver membership

  • unlimited use of fully equipped gym
  • unlimited access pool
  • aqua group fitness program.

Aqua membership

  • unlimited use of pool facilities.

    * Subject to availability and terms and conditions.

Concession prices for pensioner/aged/disability also available.

$60.00 joining fee applies to direct debit, 6 and 12 month memberships. Off-peak memberships only to be used Monday to Friday between 9.00 am - 3.30 pm only.

To purchase a membership online, please follow the below instructions:
If you already have a login, or have ever purchased from our centre before, please follow these simple instructions to purchase your membership:
  • Enter log-in details (your username is your email address)
  • If you can't remember your password, simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to reset your password
  • Select Buy Online on the top menu bar
  • Select Memberships
  • Select your preferred membership and click buy
  • Read and agree to the terms and conditions
  • Enter your credit card details
  • Click confirm and pay

Purchase a Membership

If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

If this is the very first time you're making a purchase at our centre, please follow the below instructions to purchase your membership:
  • Select your preferred membership
  • Scroll down to the bottom of the page and click next
  • Enter your contact details and click next (if your email address is already set up in our system, you will be asked to login. To set your password simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to create a password)
  •  Read and agree to terms and conditions
  • Enter your credit card details and confirm and pay
  • Do not click the below 'Purchase a Membership' button If you've made a purchase at our centre before, this is for first time customers only! Refer to the above instructions on how to book if you have a login or have made a purchase with us before.

     

 Purchase a Membership

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

 

Gym memberships

 Gold

 Silver

12 months

 $1010.00

 $845.00

6 months

 $605.00

 $491.00

1 month

 $159.00

 $140.00

Off-peak membership

 

 

12 months

 $808.00

$676.00

6 months

$484.00

$392.80

1 month

$127.20

$112.00

Concession peak membership  

12 months

$757.50

$633.75

6 months

 $453.75

$368.25

1 month 

 $119.25

$105.00 

Concession Off-peak membership    

12 months

 $606.00

 $507.00

6 months

 $363.00

 $294.60

1 month

 $95.40

 $84.00

Other gym prices    

Casual

 Gym or class

10 pass program

 $21.00

 $189.00

Eligible pensioners

Casual program

10 pass program

 $16.80

 $151.18

Concession

Casual program

10 pass program

 $16.80

 $151.18

Aquatic pricing

Casual entry prices

Adult entry

$6.80

Child entry - 4 years and under

Free

Child entry - 5 years and over

$5.10

Recreation spectator entry

$3.30

Concession recreation swim

$5.10

Family day pass (2 adults and 3 children)

$23.80

Eligible pensioner (Blacktown LGA residents)

Free

Pensioner (Non Blacktown LGA resident)

$5.10

Multiple entry passes

Adult swim pass

10 Entries

20 Entries

$61.20

$108.80

Child swim pass

10 Entries

20 Entries

$45.90

$81.60

Spectator pass

10 Entries

20 Entries

$29.70

$52.80

Concession pass

10 Entries

20 Entries

$45.90

$81.60

Family pass

10 Entries

20 Entries

$214.20

$380.80

 

A $60.00 joining fee applies to direct debit, 6 and 12 month memberships. Off-peak memberships to be used Monday to Friday between 9.00 am - 3.30 pm only.

Aquatic Memberships

Adult
(Peak)

1 month
6 months
12 months

$51.00
$250.00
$417.00

Child & concession
(Peak)

1 month
6 months
12 months

$38.50
$189.00
$314.00

Adult
(Off-peak)

1 month
6 months
12 months

 $40.80
$200.00
$333.60

Adult
(All centre swim pass)

6 months LGA
6 months Non LGA
12 months LGA
12 months Non LGA

$296.00
$326.00
$494.00
$550.00

Family
(All centre swim pass)

6 months LGA
6 months Non LGA
12 months LGA
12 months Non LGA

$359.00
$396.00
$600.00
$660.00 

 All centre swim passes allows access to any of the 5 centres.
A family includes 2 adults and 3 children or 1 adult and 4 children.

  • Blacktown Leisure Centre Stanhope
  • Blacktown Aquatic Centre
  • Charlie Lowles Leisure Centre Emerton
  • Mount Druitt Swimmig Centre
  • Riverstone Swimming Centre

A. Eligible pensioners applies to the following:
LGA resident pension concession cardholders - aged, disability, carers, invalid, widows, wife of aged, wife of disabled, DVA cardholders.

B. Concession entry includes:
1. Non-LGA resident pension concession cardholders - aged, disability, carers, invalid, widows, wife of aged, wife of disabled, DVA cardholders.
2. Pension concession cardholders - disability support payment, special benet payment, newstart, partner allowance, sickness allowance, partnered parenting payment, youth and special benets allowance.
3. NSW Government senior cardholders.

C. Commonwealth companion cardholders:
The cardholder presents their card to receive free entry for their companion. Normal entry fee applies for the cardholder.

D. Family passes may be for any 5 members of the 1 family but are NOT transferable. A family has been deemed as ‘2 adult parents and their 3 children aged between 5 and 15 years’ or ‘a single parent and their 4 children aged between 5 and 15 years’.

Venue hire

Contact us on 8869 9000 to enquire about our spaces for hire. 

Kidz Blitz holiday program

Looking for Fun in the School Holidays? Try Kidz Blitz!

Kidz Blitz is the most exciting thing kids aged 6-12 can do all holidays! With scheduled itineraries full of engaging and exciting activities for your kids to enjoy every day the fun never ends at our Kidz Blitz school holiday program. Arts and crafts, pool games, sport, science, dancing are just some of the activities your kids will love!

Kidz Blitz Holiday programs are cancelled until further notice.

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Cost:

The cost for Blacktown Aquatic Centre $32.50 per child.

Programs:

Next Kidz Blitz Holiday Program itineraries will be published shortly.

 

Kidz Blitz birthday parties

Kidz Blitz birthday parties are cancelled until further notice.

Parties available includes:

  • Groovez: Grab your dancing shoes and get your groove on (5 - 12 years)

  • Splashez: Grab your swimmers and celebrate with a splash (6 - 12 years).

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Each party includes:
  • 1 hour and 55 minute supervised party

  • party area

  • all games and activities led by dedicated party host

  • special gift for birthday boy or girl

  • gift for each child

  • complimentary hot drink voucher for parents of party guest

  • invitations.

Party menu includes:

  • cordial

  • crisps

  • fairy bread

  • hot chips

  • chicken nuggets

  • 2 additional hot food items selected from the following options - frankfurts, sausage rolls, party pies, mini pizzas, spring rolls (v), mini pastizzi (v) or mini samosa (v)

  • additional platters available on request (charges apply)

  • bring your own cake or enjoy an ice cream cake (charges apply). 

(Substitutes for special dietary requirements are available)

Cost:

The cost of a party is $32 per head. Minimum 10 children.

Complete booking form.(PDF, 2MB)

Please phone reception on 8869 9000 for more information or to make a booking for your child.

Lap Swimming

Lap swimming has returned! To book your 1 hour swimming session please make an advanced booking online, over the phone or at the centre.

Memberships will be re-activated, therefore members do not require payment during booking.

There is a maximum of 10 people per lane. The outdoor pool is closed for the winter season.

If you’re an eligible pensioner please contact reception for information on how to book your lap swimming.

If you already have a login, or have ever purchased from our centre before, please follow these simple instructions to book your swimming session:
  • Enter log-in details (your username is your email address)
  • If you can't remember your password, simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to reset your password
  • Select Book Online on the top menu bar
  • Select Swimming session
  • Select your preferred day by clicking on the date
  • Select your preferred time and click book

Book here

If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

If this is the very first time you're making a purchase at our centre, please follow the below instructions to book your swimming session:
  • Click on your preferred date
  • Select your preferred time and click book
  • Enter your contact details and click next (if your email address is already set up in our system, you will be asked to login. To set your password simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to create a password)
  • Enter your credit card details and confirm and pay
  • Do not click the below 'book here' button If you've made a purchase at our centre before, this is for first time customers only! Refer to the above instructions on how to book if you have a login or have made a purchase with us before.

     

Book here

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

When you arrive:
  • Remain in your car or the car park area until your class time begins.
  • Make your way to the front of the reception area and follow the directional signage.
  • Please ensure you do not gather in a crowd and always maintain 1.5 metres between you and other members when waiting for your class to commence.

 

For your safety:
  1. Wash and/or sanitise your hands before and after your session, and avoid touching your face
  2. No sharing of equipment
  3. Social distancing requirements apply
  4. 3 lap swimmers per lane
  5. Contact between staff and public will be limited

Group fitness class bookings

Group exercise classes are scheduled between 7.00 am till 6.30 pm Monday to Sunday. Classes must be booked in advance online, over the phone or at the centre.

Memberships have now been reactivated and we have an exciting new group fitness timetable!

Click (DOCX, 58KB)here(DOCX, 61KB) to see the latest group fitness timetable!

If you already have a login, or have ever purchased from our centre before, please follow these simple instructions to book your 1 hour group fitness session:
  • Enter log-in details (your username is your email address)
  • If you can't remember your password, simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to reset your password
  • Select Book Online on the top menu bar
  •  Select Group Fitness
  • Select your preferred day by clicking on the date
  • Select your preferred class and click book

Book here

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

If this is the very first time you're making a purchase at our centre, please follow the below instructions to book your 1 hour group fitness session:
  • Click on your preferred date
  • Select your preferred time and click book
  • Enter your contact details and click next (if your email address is already set up in our system, you will be asked to login. To set your password simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to create a password)
  • Enter your credit card details and confirm and pay 
  • Do not click the below 'book here' button If you've made a purchase at our centre before, this is for first time customers only! Refer to the above instructions on how to book if you have a login or have made a purchase with us before.

     

 Book here

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

When you arrive:
  • Remain in your car or the car park area until your class time begins.
  • Make your way to the front of the reception area and follow the directional signage.
  • Please ensure you do not gather in a crowd and always maintain 1.5 metres between you and other members when waiting for your class to commence.
For your safety:
  1. Wash and/or sanitise your hands before and after the class, and avoid touching your face
  2. No sharing of equipment
  3. Wipe down equipment before and after class
  4. Social distancing requirements apply
  5. Don’t share water bottles 
  6. Please bring your own mat and towel
  7. Contact between staff and public will be limited
  8.  The group fitness studio is marked out allocating 4m2 areas for each participant.

     

Gym session bookings

The gym is currently open for gym sessions and group fitness. Advanced bookings must be made online, over the phone or  at the centre.  The gym is operating from 6.00 am till 9.00 pm Monday to Friday, 6.00 am till 2.30 pm Saturdays and 8.00 am till 2.30 pm on Sundays.

Memberships have now been reactivated! Members can book a 1 hour gym session online at no charge as part of their membership.

The following sessions are available to book each day with a maximum of 30 people allowed in the gym per session.

If you already have a login, or have ever purchased from our centre before, please follow these simple instructions to book your 1 hour gym session:
  • Enter log-in details (your username is your email address)
  • If you can't remember your password, simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to reset your password
  • Select Book Online on the top menu bar
  • Select Gym Session
  • Select your preferred day by clicking on the date
  • Select your preferred session time and click book

 Book here

If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

If this is the very first time you're making a purchase at our centre, please follow the below instructions to book your 1 hour gym session:
  • Click on your preferred date
  • Select your preferred time and click book
  • Enter your contact details and click next (if your email address is already set up in our system, you will be asked to login. To set your password simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to create a password)
  • Enter your credit card details and confirm and pay
  • Do not click the below 'book here' button If you've made a purchase at our centre before, this is for first time customers only! Refer to the above instructions on how to book if you have a login or have made a purchase with us before.

     

 Book here

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

When you arrive:
  • Remain in your car or the car park area until your session time begins.
  • Make your way to the front of the reception area and follow the directional signage.
  • Please ensure you do not gather in a crowd and always maintain 1.5 metres between you and other members when waiting for your session to commence.

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For your safety:
  1. Wash and/or sanitise your hands before and after your session, and avoid touching your face
  2. No sharing of equipment
  3. Wipe down equipment before and after your session
  4. Social distancing requirements apply
  5. Don’t share water bottles 
  6. Please bring your own towel, no towel, no session.
  7. Bring own drink bottle. Water bubblers deactivated.
  8. Contact between staff and public will be limited
  9. No training in pairs. Single use only. No spotting.

 

Recreational Swimming Bookings

Our 8 lane Olympic indoor 50 m heated pool is open for recreational swimming, advanced bookings only! Bookings can be made online, over the phone or at the centre!

Sessions are as follows:

  • 10 am - 4 pm Monday to Friday (6 x 1 hour sessions available)
  • 9 am - 1 pm Saturday & Sunday (4 x 1 hours sessions available)
 
If you already have a login, or have ever purchased from our centre before, please follow these simple instructions to book your recreational swimming session:
  • Enter log-in details (your username is your email address)
  • If you can't remember your password, simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to reset your password
  • Select Book Online on the top menu bar
  • Select Recreational Swimming
  • Select your preferred day by clicking on the date
  • Select your preferred time and click book

Book here

If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000. 

If this is the very first time you're making a purchase at our centre, please follow the below instructions to book your swimming session:
  • Click on your preferred date
  • Select your preferred time and click book
  • Enter your contact details and click next (if your email address is already set up in our system, you will be asked to login. To set your password simply click the 'Forgot Username/Password button' and follow the prompts to create a password)
  • Enter your credit card details and confirm and pay
  • Do not click the below 'book here' button If you've made a purchase at our centre before, this is for first time customers only! Refer to the above instructions on how to book if you have a login or have made a purchase with us before.

 

Book here

 If you have any issues with logging in please call the centre on 8869 9000.

When you arrive:
  • Remain in your car or the car park area until your session time begins.
  • Make your way to the front of the reception area and follow the directional signage.
  • Please ensure you do not gather in a crowd and always maintain 1.5 metres between you and other members when waiting for your session commences.

 

For your safety:
  1. Wash and/or sanitise your hands before and after your session, and avoid touching your face
  2. No sharing of equipment
  3. Social distancing requirements apply
  4. Contact between staff and public will be limited