Book a swim

Bookings are now open for the following activities

  • Lap swimming
  • Rehabilitation swimming
  • Recreation swimming
  • Group fitness: Aquarobics and Yoga
  • Squad swimming

Terms and conditions

All patrons must adhere to the standard Conditions of Entry to the Unley Swimming Centre and must be confident of their swimming ability in an aquatic environment.

Failure to comply with the terms and conditions of entry listed, may result in restrictions for further bookings and entry to the Unley Swimming Centre.

Terms and conditions of entry during COVID-19 restrictions

Social distancing, safety, health and hygiene

The patron is responsible for adhering to social distancing, health and hygiene guidelines:

  • Always keep a 1.5 metre distance between yourself and others. Please refer to the booking tool for maximum swimmers per lane / area of the facility.
  • Adhere to assigned entry and exit points
  • Shower before arriving at the centre
  • Stay home, do not attend your booked session and seek testing if you have the following symptoms:
    • Cough
    • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
    • Fever
    • Unexplained loss of smell or altered sense of taste
    • Chills and body aches or muscle pain
    • A sore throat
    • Headaches
    • Runny nose
    • Diarrhoea
    • Wash your hands often and cover coughs and sneezes
  • Vulnerable and elderly people with chronic health conditions should speak to their doctor about what is appropriate for them prior to using the facility.

Booking Policy

For all activities at the Unley Swimming Centre, pre-bookings are required.

All Lap Swimming, Recreation Swimming, Rehabilitation, Aquarobics and Yoga bookings are made through Nabooki.

For Swim School, Private Lessons and Birthday Parties, bookings need to be made with the Aquatic Services Officer via email (mbowes@unley.sa.gov.au) or on 0458 877 222 during contact hours.

Bookings open 120 hours (5 days) prior to the session commencing and close one-hour prior to start time.

Individuals are only permitted to book 1 session per day.

Payment Options

Casual Visitors

We encourage patrons paying casually for entry to use contactless payment where possible.

Entrance and Exit Procedures

On arrival, patrons will assemble at the main entrance gates and wait for directions from a staff member.

15 minutes prior to the start of the booked session, entry will be permitted, and patrons will assemble in a waiting area prior to entering the water for their session.

Once the current session has been completed and all patrons are out of the pool, the patrons in the waiting area will then be given access to the water.

Those exiting the water will have 15 minutes to use the change rooms and exit the centre.

Supervision

As per the Unley Swimming Centre Supervision Policy, children under the age of 10 must be supervised by a parent or guardian.

Swimmers under 10 years of age can be accompanied by one parent or guardian who is not swimming. There are allocated seats on pool deck for the supervising parent/guardian.

Carers

Swimmers can be accompanied by one carer.

If the carer is required to enter the water, they must also book an entry to the requested session at no cost. If they are not required to enter the water, there are allocated seating areas on pool deck for supervision.

Under The South Australian Carers Recognition Act 2005 a carer is defined as the following:

  • a person is a carer for the purposes of this Act if he or she is a natural person who provides ongoing care or assistance to—
  • a person who has a disability within the meaning of the Disability Inclusion Act 2018; or
  • a person who has a chronic illness, including a mental illness within the meaning of the Mental Health Act 1993; or
  • a person who, because of frailty, requires assistance with the carrying out of everyday tasks; or
  • a person of a class prescribed by regulation.

Restrictions

Access to change facilities is only available at the end of a booked session. All patrons must arrive at the centre, ready for their chosen activity.

No locker access is permitted, and belongings are not to be left in the change rooms. Please leave your valuable personal items at home.

Refunds on last season passes, multi visit passes and group fitness passes are not available.

Café

The Unley Swimming Centre Café will be operated in a limited capacity. Prepacked food, drinks, ice creams, confectionary and coffees will be available. There will be no food made to order.


Lap Lanes

Lap swimming

Lap swimming sessions in our 50 metre lanes is available to those who can swim continuously in slow, medium, or fast lanes.

Sessions are extended to 90 minutes on Saturday and Sunday between the times of 12pm and 6pm. These sessions can still be booked even if you do not intend to swim for the entire 90 minutes.

Please see the Rehabilitation section if gentle exercise is required that includes stretching, rehabilitation work or water walking .

60 minute sessions

 

90 minute sessions (weekends only)

 

How to book

  • Patrons can book here 120 hrs (5 days) in advance of the session.
  • Individuals can book no more than 1 session per day to a maximum of 5 bookings per week. This is to allow many people in our community to access the centre.

Terms and conditions

  • A booked session consists of 60 minutes in the pool, and 15 minutes to access change facilities and the kiosk after your swim.
  • Late arrivals must swim within the allocated time of the booking and cannot carry over into the next session.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences (Please be considerate when cancelling bookings – Multiple cancellation or no shows may result in future bookings being blocked).

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to swim as change facilities will only be available after your swim.
  • All swimmers will need to choose an appropriate lane to swim at the start of their session (Fast, Medium or Slow).
  • There is a maximum of 4 patrons per lane and each patron must be able to swim 50m.
  • Lifeguards will provide instructions when it is time to exit the pool at the end of your session, collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.

Rehabilitation swimming

Rehabilitation / Gentle Exercise Sessions are designed for patrons who require an area for gentle exercise that includes stretching, rehabilitation work or water walking.

The designated area available for these sessions is in an outside lane with access to the disabled lifter if required.

Sessions are offered for an extended duration of 90 minutes on Saturday and Sunday between the times of 12pm and 6pm.

Lap swimming is not permitted in the rehabilitation lane.

60 minute sessions


90 minute sessions (weekends only)


How to book

  • Patrons can book here through Nabooki 120 hrs (5 days) in advance of the session.
  • Individuals can book no more than 1 session per day to a maximum of 5 bookings per week. This is to allow many people in our community to access the centre.

Terms and conditions

  • A booked session consists of 60 minutes in the pool, and 15 minutes to access change facilities and the kiosk after your swim.
  • Late arrivals must swim within the allocated time of the booking and cannot carry over into the next session.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences (Please be considerate when cancelling bookings – Multiple cancellation or no shows may result in future bookings being blocked).

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to swim as change facilities will only be available after your swim.
  • There is a maximum of 4 patrons per lane with only approved exercise / rehabilitation activities permitted within the lane.
  • Lifeguards will provide instructions when it is time to exit the pool at the end of your session, collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.

Recreation

Recreation swimming

Due to current Covid restrictions, no recreation swimming bookings can be offered at this time.

 

Recreation sessions include access to the Main pool as well as Junior and Toddler pools.

All patrons entering the centre for a recreation booking must book in. If 1 parent and 3 children are booking for a session, 4 spaces need to be booked - please indicate the number in attendance from the drop down list provided.

Availability of recreation space will vary at times. To avoid disappointment, please refer to Lane Availability before visiting or phone the centre on 8372 5456.

 

How to book

  • Patrons can book here through Nabooki 120 hrs (5 days) in advance of the session.
  • Individuals can book no more than one session per day to a maximum of 5 bookings per week. This is to allow many people in our community to access the centre.

Terms and conditions

  • Booked sessions are for 2 hours and are booked every other hour on the hour E.g. 6am, 8am, 10am, 12pm
  • The booked session consists of 2 hours in the pool, and 30 minutes to access change facilities and the kiosk after your swim.
  • Late arrivals must swim within their booked session and cannot carry over into the next session.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences (Please be considerate when cancelling bookings – Multiple cancellation or no shows may result in future bookings being blocked).

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to swim as change facilities will only be available after your swim.
  • Lifeguards will provide instructions when it is time to exit the pool at the end of your session, collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.

Group Fitness

Aquarobics

How to book

  • Patrons are able to book here 5 days in advance of the session.
  • Class availability can be viewed using the Book Now button.

 

Terms and conditions

  • There is a maximum of 5 bookings per participant per week. This is to allow many people in our community to access the centre.
  • Sessions include the class and 15 minutes to use change facilities and the kiosk.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences (Please be considerate when cancelling bookings – Multiple cancellation or no shows may result in future bookings being blocked).
  • Participants are not able to swim before or after their class.
  • All program participants need to complete a Health Form and Contact Approval Form before their first session. Forms are available on arrival at the centre.

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to participate as change facilities will only be available after your class.
  • Instructors will provide instructions when it is time to exit the pool at the end of your session, collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.

Yoga

How to book

  • Patrons are able to book here 5 days in advance of the session.

 

Terms and conditions

  • There is a maximum of 5 bookings per participant per week. This is to allow many people in our community to access the centre.
  • Yoga sessions include the class and 15 minutes to use change facilities and the kiosk.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences (Please be considerate when cancelling bookings – Multiple cancellation or no shows may result in future bookings being blocked).
  • Participants are not able to swim before or after their class.
  • All program participants need to complete a Health Form and Contact Approval Form before their first session. Forms are available on arrival at the centre.

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to participate as change facilities will only be available after your class.
  • Instructors will provide instructions when it is time to collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.

Squad Swimming

Atlantis Masters

Due to current Covid restrictions, no squad swimming bookings can be offered at this time.

 

Squad swimming sessions can be booked by members of the Atlantis Masters Swimming Club.

 

How to book

  • Patrons can book here through Nabooki 120 hrs (5 days) in advance of the session.

Terms and conditions

  • The booked session consists of 90 minutes in the pool, and 30 minutes to access change facilities and the kiosk after your swim.
  • Late arrivals must swim within the allocated time and cannot carry over into the next scheduled booking.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to swim as change facilities will only be available after your swim.
  • There is a maximum of 10 patrons per lane.
  • Lifeguards will provide instructions when it is time to exit the pool at the end of your session, collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.

Onkaparinga Swimming Club

Due to current Covid restrictions, no squad swimming bookings can be offered at this time.

 

Squad swimming sessions can be booked by members of the Onkaparinga Swimming Club.

 

How to book

  • Patrons can book here through Nabooki 120 hrs (5 days) in advance of the session.

Terms and conditions

  • The booked session consists of 90 minutes in the pool, and 30 minutes to access change facilities and the kiosk after your swim.
  • Late arrivals must swim within the allocated time and cannot carry over into the next scheduled booking.
  • Bookings can be made online up until the session commences.
  • Cancellations can be made online up until 1 hour before the booked session commences.

On arrival

  • Please arrive ready to swim as change facilities will only be available after your swim.
  • There is a maximum of 10 patrons per lane.
  • Lifeguards will provide instructions when it is time to exit the pool at the end of your session, collect your belongings and prepare to exit the centre.