Gilgandra Swimming Pool

Gilgandra Swimming Pool is open during summer months with season tickets available, learn to swim and exercise classes.

Please contact Council on 6817 8800 with any enquiries.


Opening Times

The Gilgandra Swimming Pool is currently closed for winter.

Standard opening times are as follows:  


Monday to Friday

Saturday to Sunday

October - November

6am to 8am and 3pm to 6pm

12pm to 6pm

December - January
(incl. School Holidays)

6am to 8am and 12pm to 7pm

12pm to 7pm

February - March

6am to 8am and 3pm to 6pm

12pm to 6pm



Current entry fees (inc GST)

School Groups $1.00 per Child
Single Entry $3.00
Single Season Ticket $110.00
Family Season Ticket $210.00
Half Season Ticket (single)    $68.00
Half Season Ticket (family)


Family is as per medicare card
Half season tickets available from 1 January

Season tickets are available from Service NSW, Miller Street. They are not available to purchase from the pool.

School Holiday entry fee is $1 pp


Entry Terms & Conditions

Step 1.General Terms and Conditions

  • Use pool at your own risk – Gilgandra Shire Council are not responsible for accidents or injuries.
  • Unless being directly supervised in a booked programme, children unable to swim must be supervised by a responsible person.
  • Unless being directly supervised in a booked programme, children unable to swim must be supervised by a responsible person.
  • Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or over
  • Limit of five (5) children (under the age of 10) to be accompanied by a single adult to the pool.
  • Non-toilet-trained children are required to wear swim diapers.
  • Only appropriate swim attire to be worn pool.
  • All bathers to use a high standard of personal hygiene before entering the pool.
  • No entry to “Staff Only” or “Prohibited Entry” areas.
  • No pets in pool area.
  • No loitering or photography in or around change rooms.
  • No glass or breakable containers.
  • No abusive / offensive behaviour or language.
  • Dive only in designated areas.
  • No running, pushing, bombing, somersaults or rough play in and around pool area.
  • No alcohol permitted in pool grounds.
  • No smoking.
  • Do not bring or consume food, drinks, tobacco, or gum in the pool.
  • No persons are permitted in the pool if they have or are suspected of having communicable diseases or open wounds, lesions, or sores in the previous two weeks.
  • Management reserves the right to deny use of pool to anyone at any time.
  • Gilgandra Shire Council’s Swimming Pool Disciplinary Policy applies to all patrons.
  • Use of inflatable devices, balls subject to staff approval.

Step 2.COVID requirements 

The Gilgandra Swimming Pool has a COVID Safe Plan in place, with users asked to observe signage and direction of staff. A COVID Marshall will also be on-site to ensure these requirements are met. The 1.5 metre social distancing requirement applies.

Pool users are asked to arrive, swim, leave - please do not gather outside the entrance. 

  • Maximum capacity of pool area – 117
  • Main pool capacity – 99
  • Wading pool capacity – 18
  • Change rooms and showering facilities are closed, pool users should arrive in their swimming costumes. 
  • Bathrooms are open, however restrictions on numbers apply.
  • Pool will be closed to the public while it is being used by school groups and swimming club.
  • Groups of no more than 20 people permitted (i.e. activities & birthday parties).
  • Families and social groups arriving together must stay and swim together.
  • Pool equipment (eg. pool noodles & kickboards) are not available for general use.
  • Pool users are to remain on the highway side of pool while booked activities are conducted.