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Hinchinbrook Aquatic Centre

Located at 31 McIlwraith Street, INGHAM
Telephone (07) 4776 6555

Fins and Fitness Program

Hinchinbrook Shire Council in collaboration with the Hinchinbrook Aquatic Centre has secured grant funding for the upcoming Fins and Fitness Program.

Fins and Fitness commencing Monday 29 January 2018 is a fun, 'at your own pace session' which combines walking, aqua aerobics, kicking and basic swimming under the guidance of a swim coach. This free program is suitable for males and females of all ages and all swimming abilities.

The program will run for 10 weeks, with one hour sessions run at 9.00am Monday and 5.30pm Thursday each week.

Spaces are limited, please contact the Hinchinbrook Aquatic Centre on 4776 6555 to secure your spot.

The Australian and Queensland Governments, through the Embracing 2018 Legacy Program for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, provided $15,800 to the Hinchinbrook Shire Council to deliver the Fins and Fitness program.


Summer Opening Hours

Commencing Saturday 16 September 2017

Monday - Thursday 6.00am to 6.30pm
Friday 6.00am to 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.00am to 5.00pm

Hours are subject to change due to Public Holidays, weather conditions, swimming carnivals and other scheduled and unscheduled events. Any changes will be noted at the front of the kiosk. Other opening hours can be negotiated for schools, parties and functions with prior notice.

Pool entry fees effective 4 May 2016

Adults $4.00
Children aged from 2 years $3.50
Spectators $3.00
Adult $40.00
Children $35.00

Lane Hire and Pool Hire charges to remain the same. 


  • Beautiful shaded grounds

  • 2 x covered BBQ areas complimentary to the public

  • Childs wading pool with water feature

  • 25 mtr heated rehabilitation / Learn to Swim pool with disabled access

  • 50mtr pool partly shaded with disabled access 

  • Kiosk with full range of swimwear and accessories

  • Full kiosk facilities


  • Learn to swim

  • Stroke development classes

  • Junior and Senior Squad

  • Masters Squad

  • Aqua Aerobics

  • Home of the Herbert River Swimming Club

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