South Rockhampton is Re-opening

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We are excited to finally announce the re-opening of South Rockhampton Swimming Pool!

Following the recent announcement by the state government the pool will now re-open Monday 15th June but with strict health and hygiene measures in place.

  • The 50m pool will open for lap swimming with only 1 person per lane, per 45-minute booking
  • Spectators are not allowed unless required for supervision
  • Changing room facilities will be closed
  • Strict social distancing & hygiene measures must be adhered to
  • All bookings must be made online via our website by clicking book now below

Please take note of our amended operating hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 7:00am – 11:00am and 3:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Saturday: 7:00am – 12:00pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

We believe leisure facilities play an important role in the health and wellbeing of the community, so we encourage you to start the cautious process of returning back to what you love! See you soon!

Lap Swimming Bookings


You can now enjoy lap swimming at our facility! Bookings are essential so please ensure you use the booking button below to reserve your spot now. Only our 50m Pool is open with our 25m Pool, Dive Pool & Wet Play area still remaining closed.

Learn To Swim Returns!

We know the kids will be excited to have swimming lessons return, our teachers are looking forward to getting back into the pool from Monday 15th June. Our programming has been updated to ensure the health & safety of students and teachers.

For more information on BlueFit Swimming’s new measures view the video below and visit here.

FAQs:

See below:

  • Monday – Friday: 7:00am – 11:00am and 3:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Saturday: 7:00am – 12:00pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Following recent announcements made by the state government, the health club will the 50m pool will re-open Monday 15th June but with strict health and hygiene measures in place.

  • The 50m pool will open for lap swimming with only 1 person per lane, per 45-minute booking
  • Spectators are not allowed unless required for supervision
  • Changing room facilities will be closed
  • Strict social distancing & hygiene measures must be adhered to
  • All bookings must be made online via our website by clicking book now below
  • We have increased our cleaning routine with our team of Hygiene Heroes rostered to ensure our facility’s hygiene remains at a high standard.
  • Throughout the centre, you will see signage and instructions on how you, members, guests and staff can maintain a COVID safe facility. 
  • All staff are requested to complete the Department of Health COVID-safe training.
  • The facility is professional cleaned every night. 

All students will have access to the 50m pool from Monday 15th June and the debit will recommence on Friday 19th June. For annual and seasonal passes, we have changed your expiry date to account for the days the facility was closed.

If you’re not ready to come back to the gym just yet, the Bfit@Home platform remains available to you and includes live classes & family-friendly activities. 

We have updated our makeup policy to allow 12 makeups per calendar year, simply login to the parent portal to mark your absence.

If you aren’t ready to resume your lessons just yet that’s ok too, simply cancel your enrolment through the parent portal.

The centre for disease control confirmed Chlorine is effective against a broad range of viruses and there is no evidence that COVID-19 can be spread to through the use of pools.

We pride ourselves on our water quality and continue to perform regular pool checks throughout the day.

OPEN:

  • 50m outdoor pool
  • Toilets
  • Squad training to be open by bookings only.


CLOSED:

  • 25m pool
  • dive pool
  • wet play
  • Red Poppy cafe

The 25m indoor pool remains closed for the time being but we will provide an update on this as we progress. 

All students will have access to the 50m pool from Monday 15th June and the debit will recommence on Friday 19th June.

You can now enjoy lap swimming at our facility! Bookings are essential so please ensure you use the booking button below to reserve your spot now.

Only our 50m Pool is open with our 25m Pool, Dive Pool & Wet Play area still remaining closed.

You can book your lane by visiting here.

It is only 1 parent per child for spectating. During this period we ask that where possible, only students and one guardian attend the facility.

There will be limited access to the change rooms, even for Learn To Swim students.

Please come dressed for your lesson. Ensure you have warm clothes for when you exit the pool. We recommend a robe, hoodie, trackies, warm slippers or ugg boots and a beanie.

BlueFit Swimming students have free access to the pools every day during the week. This amazing benefit will continue but in line with government restrictions, only limited numbers of patrons are allowed in the pools at one time. Please click here to view our casual swimming bookings.

We have made slight modifications to our teaching techniques to protect our students and teachers. This includes using a doll when demonstrating activities and skills during infants classes.

  • Reduced equipment within infant & preschool lessons to increase student safety.
  • Only performing manual manipulation in the water when it is safe for both students and teachers
  • Ensuring teachers instruct from the side or behind the student to reduce face to face contact.
  • Replacing hi 5’s with the Bluey Bump at the conclusion of the lesson.
  • To reduce equipment sharing we now have BlueFit Swimming Kickboards, Swim Caps and goggles available for purchase on the BlueFit Swimming website and in the facility.
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