Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre

Outdoor 50 metre poolThe Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre, located on the corner of Herries and Victoria streets, is a popular and totally modern leisure complex. It is open every day of the year except Good Friday and Christmas Day. It aims to provide a balanced program of aquatic, fitness and recreational activities to suit anyone interested in a leisurely swim, daily training or a fitness class.

The aquatic centre offers water-focussed pastimes for all ages. For the little ones there is a tot’s pool with bubble jets and sprays while older children can enjoy the mushroom waterfall, 45 metre enclosed flume, and geysers and sprays in the lagoon leisure area.

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MBAC open hours

50m outdoor pool, Indoor 25m pool & tots pool

Monday to Friday: 5.30am to 9.00pm
Weekends and Public Holidays: 7.00am to 7.00pm

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Car parking

Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre provides both two and three hour car parking options for patrons.

Car parks in the Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre facility are available for two hours.

While construction and road closures occur around Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre we remind patrons that our facilities and car park are still in use. Additional parking for patrons has been introduced. The first nine parks in Water Street car park have been allocated for use by patrons and are available for three hours.

Downs Little Lifeguards

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 being run by Royal Life Saving Society Australia and Toowoomba Regional Council.

  • November 23, 2014, 8-10am Milne Bay Aquatic Centre Toowoomba
  • February 8, 2015, 8-10am Milne Bay Aquatic Centre Toowoomba
  • March 22, 2015, Day Trip Tallebudgera
  • March 29, 2015, 8-10am Milne Bay Aquatic Centre Toowoomba

In order to be involved, children must be competent in swimming 50m freestyle.

Downs Little Lifeguards program costs $40 per child for the 4 week program

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Membership features at Milne Bay

Membership at Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre can include the following features.

Exercise programming

Memberships include a program review every three months.  All new members can access our exceptionally comprehensive ‘face to face’ program.

Face to Face program

Free with membership. All new members are strongly encouraged to partake in the personalised program which consist of:

  • five (5) weekly half-hour consultations with highly skilled F2F trainers.
  • Information resources to educate you.
  • Guaranteed results in 30 days or your money back.
  • Ongoing support with results reviews and program reviews.
  • The latest time-efficient exercise training techniques.

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At Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre, the aquatics area boasts five separate pools to cater for swimmers of any ability.

From learn-to-swim classes to relaxation, recreation or lap swimming, MBAC has the facilities to meet your needs.

The Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre opened in September 2007 as Toowoomba’s premier aquatic centre.

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School groups, sporting groups and clubs

Come to MBAC for an energetic experience that will cater for the sporting and recreation desires of your group. 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.

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Pool policies

We do have some rules and regulations that you need to be aware of:

  • Showers are encouraged before entering the pools.
  • Appropriate swimwear must be worn at all times.
  • Do not use pools if you have suffered from diarrhoea in the last week.
  • Members and guests not toilet trained must wear swim nappies.
  • Circle swimming is required when two or more swimmers occupy the same lane.

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Christmas Trading Hours

Milne Bay Aquatic Centre

Christmas Eve - Wednesday 24th December 5.30am to 5.30pm                                                                                                           Christmas Day - Thursday 25th December CLOSED
Boxing Day - Friday 26th December 1.00pm to 5.00pm
Saturday 27th December 7.00am to 7.00pm
Sunday 28th December 7.00am to 7.00pm
Monday 29th December 5.30am to 9.00pm
Tuesday 30th December 5.30am to 9.00pm
Wednesday 3st December 5.30am to 5.30pm
New Year's Day - Thursday 1st January 1.00pm to 5.00pm

Normal trading hours during school holidays.

Australia Day - 26th January 7.00am to 5.00pm



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