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Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre | Swim, spash, play! Heated pool!

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Looking for an all-weather swim venue that offers fun the whole year round? Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre has four pools, spray-based water play for kiddies, lap swimming pool, swimming lessons and more!

Where to find Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre

1391 Beaudesert Road, Acacia Ridge

What’s there?

The Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre is managed by the YMCA and has four pools. The 25 metre competition pool is heated to 28 degrees and is perfect for lap swimmers, while the Learn To Swim pool is heated to 31 degrees and open during school terms and for booster swimming programs during the school holidays. There’s a beautiful play pool–the Outdoor Lagoon Pool–which has a sloping beach style entry (perfect for wheelchair access!) and lots of fun water fountains to splash around in. Little ones can play in a specially designed Toddlers Pool so they can join in the fun too! There is also free parking on site for 120 cars.

When is Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre open?

Opening and closing times vary from summer to winter so check the website to confirm current times.
The Outdoor Lagoon Pool is open weekends and school holidays from 10am to 5pm.

Is it accessible?

Yes. Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre has a qualified Special Needs Swimming Instructor to teach children and adults with disabilities to swim and be safe in the water. They also have a newly installed Pool Hoist Wet Wheelchair to make access to the pool even easier, and Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre honours the Queensland Government Companion Card scheme, allowing free entry to anyone accompanying a person requiring attendant care support.


Adult entry is $5.80 (spectators $2.50), and children aged two-14 cost $4.30. Children under two years are free. You can also buy a family pass and multi-visit passes to save on the entry price – great value if you love spending your school holidays poolside!

Entry Conditions:

Children 12 years or younger must be accompanied by a person aged 18 years or over.

Anything else?

Yes, Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre can also host your child’s birthday party. Their parties are perfect for children aged 6-12 years and even come with a party host, so Mum and Dad can relax and enjoy the fun too!

Get in touch with Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre:

Phone: 3277 8686 or visit their website.

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Janine Mergler

Janine Mergler is a veteran Queensland teacher, graduating from QUT with a BEd majoring in Social Sciences. After many years in the classroom, Janine moved on to academia. She has proudly trained new generations of teachers in her role as a lecturer at Queensland University of Technology Faculty of Education. She has also worked in the Queensland Government as an education specialist, developing education resources and delivering community awareness programs to help families conserve water. Currently she is the owner and editor of Families Magazine, a publication specifically targeted at parents who value a quality education for children.  Janine leads a team of professionals who write about family lifestyle, early childhood, schools and education information and family-friendly events.

1 thought on “Acacia Ridge Leisure Centre | Swim, spash, play! Heated pool!”

  1. It is a petty the Pool is closed on sundays During winter as there is not much to to as weather is cold and it is the best day to spend with the family .


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