On Saturday, March 7 and Sunday 8, Milne Bay Aquatic Centre is hosting the Darling Downs Regional Swimming Carnival. Please note pool changes to the public.
The 50 metre pool will be closed all day on Saturday March 7 and the 25m pool will have two lanes designated as warm up lanes all day for the carnival participants. There will be no 'waves' running in the 25m pool or inflatable in the 50m pool.
On Sunday March 8 the carnival finishes at midday. The 50 metre pool will be closed in the morning and will reopen to the public at approximately 1pm. There is no allocation of warm up lanes in the 25 metre pool. The 'waves' and small inflatable will be pushed back to 1pm and conclude at 4pm.
The creche at Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre is available for your child/children to play in a safe and friendly environment while fully supervised by qualified staff. The creche is open from 8.30am to 12.00pm Monday to Friday. It is closed on public holidays and for two weeks over Christmas. A price list is available. Bookings are essential as places are limited. To book, contact us on 46886330.
We will host school and Darling Downs regional swimming carnivals in February and March 2015 at Toowoomba's Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre. We wish all competitors the best of luck and remind everyone to slip slop slap.
Please note the 50 metre pool will close to the swimming public at 8am on these days and re-open at 3:30pm. Click the read more for the dates of the carnivals.
Aqua classes at Toowoomba's Milne Bay and Fitness Centre are as follows:
Monday - 8.30am Aqua combo
Tuesday - 9am Aqua gentle and 10am Aqua combo
Wednesday - 8.30am Aqua combo and 6pm Aqua power
Thursday - 9am Aqua gentle and 10am Deep water aqua
Friday - 8.30am Aqua boot camp and 10am Vietnam Veterans only group 1
Saturday - 7.30am Aqua combo 50 metre pool
The Waves swim school aquatic education program at Toowoomba's Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre is divided into thirteen levels; infant, learn to swim, squad programs and adult learn to swim and squad. You can book in now for the first sessions of 2015. To find out more about this, use the read more below.
A participant will progress through the levels by teacher direction and achieving set skills. The participants are encouraged to progress steadily at their own pace.
We are calling on children of the Darling Downs between the ages of 8-12 years to take part in the 'Downs Little Lifeguards' program at Toowoomba's Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre being run by Royal Life Saving Society Australia and Toowoomba Regional Council.
We can advise the best options for your group, ranging from dedicated lanes to a casual group session using one or both of our leisure pools at Toowoomba's Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre. Three of our best options are end of year and school excursion groups, casual group entry and children's parties. Information about these two groups are available in the read more.