Watch Around Water
Armadale Fitness and Aquatic Centre is a Watch Around Water facility, which is an educational and public awareness program addressing supervision of young children at public swimming pools. Children under the age of 11 years must be supervised by an adult at all times. The recommended supervision ratio is one adult to eight children. Children under the age of 6 must be accompanied in the water and within arm’s reach of an adult at all times. The recommended supervision ratio is one adult to three children.
The outdoor 50 metre pool is an eight lane, Olympic-size pool with wheelchair ramp access. The pool has both a shallow and deep end ranging from 1.1 to 1.7 metres in depth and is available for year-round swimming (heated to between 26.5 and 27.5 degrees).
The covered outdoor leisure pool is heated at 31 to 32 degrees and ranges from 0 to 0.9 metres in depth. This pool is split into three main areas:
|Indoor Pool||The indoor pool is a 25 metre, eight lane pool and is heated between 28.5 and 29.5 degrees. Ranging from 0.9 to 1.5 metres in depth, the indoor pool is fitted with wheelchair ramp access making it accessible to people of all abilities. The indoor pool caters to Swim School, recreational and lap swimmers, aqua aerobics classes, as well as local swimming clubs.
Heated between 33 and 34 degrees, the program pool is specially designed for people who require warmer water temperatures, such as Swim School or for therapeutic purposes. It ranges from 0.8 to 1.25 metres in depth and is ideal for rehabilitation.
An age restriction of 16 years or older applies, unless as part of our approved programs or for specific aquatic rehabilitation.
Our wellness suite boasts a sauna, steam room and spa designed for relaxation, rehabilitation and overall wellbeing.
An age restriction applies of 16 years or older.
|Ashi-Yu||What is an Ashi-Yu, you ask? It's Japanese for 'footbath' and is usually formed with a small bathing pool filled with hot spring water for people to sit around and soak their feet. Our outdoor Ashi-Yu is heated to 30 to 32 degrees and provides an oasis for visitors to relax.
|Water Playground||Our heated outdoor water playground is an interactive entertainment area for the whole family and features water play installations, water fountains and sprays. Our zero depth splash pad is a safe environment for babies and toddlers to enjoy some water fun in a shaded area. The water playground is open from October to April.|
|Water Inflatable Obstacle Course||
Kids aged 6 years and above are guaranteed to enjoy slipping, sliding and climbing on our water inflatable! The water inflatable is available between 12-3pm on Saturdays from November to March (subject to public holidays and high winds).