The Emily Seebohm Aquatic Centre - Fitzgibbon | Brisbane City Council

The Emily Seebohm Aquatic Centre - Fitzgibbon

The Emily Seebohm Aquatic Centre - Fitzgibbon was officially opened by Lord Mayor Graham Quirk on Sunday 14 February 2016.

The centre has a:

  • heated 25 metre six-lane outdoor pool with accessible ramp
  • heated 25 metre indoor programs pool with accessible ramp
  • cafe/kiosk
  • large grassed leisure area
  • shaded seating area.

The pool will offer swimming lessons, squad programs and aqua aerobics.

Specialised equipment

Specialised equipment at The Emily Seebohm Aquatic Centre - Fitzgibbon includes a:

  • ramp access heated indoor programs pool
  • ramp access heated outdoor 25 metre lap pool
  • ceiling mounted patient hoist for people with disabilities
  • adjustable height adult change table for people with disabilities
  • submersible wheelchair
  • accessible changing place room.

Pool safety

Council endorses the Keep Watch public education program of the Royal Life Saving Society - Australia.

Keep watch @ public pools

When by the pool with your kids Keep watch @ public pools recommends:

  • for 0-5 year olds and non-swimmers, a parent or guardian must be in the water at all times within arms' reach of the child/non-swimmer
  • for 6-10 year olds, constant active supervision is required by a parent or guardian. Be prepared to get wet and enter the water with this age group
  • for 11-14 year olds, parents or guardians must physically check on children on a regular basis.
18 September 2018