Community swimming pools are set to reopen this Monday (September 27th) following the NSW Government’s approval. The reopening of all outdoor public swimming pools will be subject to having COVIDSafe plans approved by NSW Health.
All pools at Richmond Swimming Centre and the outdoor pool at Hawkesbury Oasis Aquatic and Leisure Centre will be open, see hours below. QR codes will be in place. Hawkesbury Mayor, Councillor Patrick Conolly has welcomed the move to open the pools to Hawkesbury residents.
“Our pools provide important services to our community for sport and recreation, health and mental wellbeing, water safety, swimming training, and local employment,” he said. “Please remember to check-in and out using the QR codes and to be patient and kind with each other and our staff when sharing the facilities.
“Along with the re-opening of our outdoor swimming pools, we are working with the NSW Council does not have any further advice from the NSW Government as to when outdoor spaces associated with swimming and fitness clubs will be permitted to be operational.
COVID-19 restrictions continue to be updated by the NSW Government.
RICHMOND SWIMMING CENTRE Monday to Saturday 8 am to 6 pm Sunday 10 am to 6 pm
HAWKESBURY OASIS AQUATIC AND LEISURE CENTRE (OUTDOOR POOL ONLY) Monday to Friday 6 am to 6 pm Saturday and Sunday 8 am to 6 pm