Bellbowrie Pool upgrade

Upgrades have been completed at the Bellbowrie Pool in west Brisbane. This is part of Council’s commitment to creating new lifestyle and leisure opportunities through better facilities and venues for all ages and abilities to enjoy.


This table provides summary information about the Bellbowrie Pool upgrade project including address, ward, project outcome and latest update.
Address Bellbowrie Pool, 47 Birkin Road, Bellbowrie
Ward Pullenvale
Project outcome Improved pool facilities for all ages and abilities to enjoy
Latest update Construction was completed in November 2019

About the project

This upgrade is part of Council’s commitment to:

  • creating new lifestyle and leisure opportunities
  • delivering vibrant, liveable communities.

The Bellbowrie Pool upgrade delivered improved pool facilities for all ages and abilities to enjoy and included:

  • installing a new ramp to improve accessibility to the 50 metre pool
  • refurbishing, repairing and tiling the 50 metre the pool shell
  • installing a new balance tank and connections
  • installing new level drains in the 50 metre pool deck
  • installing new pumps
  • refurbishing the 50 metre pool filters
  • conversion of 50 metre pool and round pool to salt water chlorination
  • upgrading the 25 metre pool heater to more energy efficient heat pumps
  • new filtration system to the round splash pool.

Project timing

Construction commenced in mid-March 2019 and was completed in November 2019.

Construction impacts

Council thanks pool patrons and surrounding residence for their patience and understanding while we delivered a better pool facility.

More information

If you would like to find out more about the Bellbowrie Pool upgrade, you can:

  • phone the project team on 1800 884 681 during business hours
  • phone Council's 24-hour Contact Centre on 07 3403 8888
  • email City Projects Office
  • write to:
    Bellbowrie Pool upgrade
    City Projects Office
    Brisbane City Council
    GPO Box 1434
    Brisbane Qld 4001.
Last updated:15 November 2019