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Adelaide Aquatic Centre

The South Australian Government is designing, building and operating a new aquatic centre in the Adelaide City northern Park Lands at Pardipardinyilla / Denise Norton Park (Park 2).

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Preparing you for the closure of the existing centre on 1 August 2024

We remain as committed as ever to supporting all users with the transition process. If you use the existing centre and haven’t yet worked out your preferred alternative swim centre during the closure, please see the below:

For any questions or enquiries, please call us on 1800 942 974 or email

Latest images of the new Adelaide Aquatic Centre

The design approach has been centred around creating high quality spaces that use warm and natural tones to reflect the local landscape. There has also been a strong focus on ensuring the spaces are welcoming for all people of all abilities, cultures and ages.

See a snapshot of the facilities planned for the new Adelaide Aquatic Centre.

New centre features

  • 50m, 10-lane indoor pool for swimming carnivals, water sports and recreational use
  • 25m, 8-lane outdoor pool
  • Dedicated indoor warm water rehabilitation pool
  • Dedicated indoor learn to swim pool
  • Lagoon outdoor pool
  • Entry level diving amenities which can also be used to perform a range of diving styles including bombing
  • Indoor leisure water with splash zones and waterslides Spa, sauna and steam room
  • Outdoor splash pad with waterplay
  • Outdoor aquatic zone with BBQs and lawned areas
  • Café available for both centre visitors and other Park 2 users
  • Gym and fitness facilities three times the size than first planned
  • Inclusive amenities and changerooms
  • Improved car parking with access from Jeffcott Street
  • Improved pedestrian and cycle pathways connecting the centre with existing networks.

Community engagement

Community engagement plays an important part of the planning, design and delivery stages of the project.

Thank you to all members of the community who took the time to provide feedback during our consultation periods. Your feedback has been used to inform the final design.

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There are currently no active events.

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General information about the project

Information about the closure period for Adelaide Aquatic Centre users