Welcome to the Katherine Aquatic Centre
The Katherine Aquatic Centre is a well-equipped facility with a 50m, 6 lane lap pool, varying in depth from 1.2 metres to 2 metres. The pool temp stays approx. 27-32 degrees Celsius all year round.
The facility also contains a toddler/baby pool and a water park for the little (and not so little) kids. Add to this an outdoor undercover gas BBQ & servery area, several shade structures, tables & chairs, first aid room, canteen, male & female changerooms and plenty of parking, the Katherine Aquatic Centre is the perfect place to celebrate a birthday, hold a work Christmas party or just escape from the Wet Season humidity.
The Katherine Aquatic Centre also offers swimming lessons, aqua aerobics and Commando run hire.
Wet Season - Commencing 1 October 2023
Monday - Friday
6am - 8am
11am - 7pm
1pm - 6pm
Sunday / Public Holidays
11am - 4pm
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