Facilities / Community and Special Access

We have a range of amenities to suit people with special needs, rehabilitation requirements and our elderly.

Community and Special Access

Community and Special Access Features

Community and Special Access

Bathurst Aquatic Centres friendly and approachable staff are always available to ensure that your experience is as easy as possible. Our Lifeguards and Instructors are all specially instructed to ensure that they make themselves available at all times to be of assistance where possible.

We also accept and encourage the use of Companion Cards. Click here for more information on NSW Companion Cards.

Aquatic Facilities

Access to Program Pool

Bathurst Aquatic Centre has safe and easy access for our disabled and special needs 

patrons with our 50m pool, 25m pool and Program Pool including:

  • Access Ramp for the Program Pool - allowing patrons to easily walk with guide rails into the water.
  • 'Wet Wheelchair' available
  • Beach entry into the leisure pool
  • Hoist - carefully lift you in and out of the water.
  • Specific change rooms for disabled patrons and families fitted with duress alarms if you required emergency assistance.



Bathurst Aquatic Centre features a range of amenities to suit access requirement by special access patrons.

 Disabled Change Rooms are provided. Large family change rooms are also separately available in the change area.

 Lockers are available for special access patrons in the change area.  These lockers are easily accessible, allowing special access patrons the  ability to access lockers from a wheelchair if need be.

 Please see reception when attending the centre for any assistance  required.