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Nightcliff Pool

Accessible
Baby Change
BBQ
Bicycle/Bike Racks
Bicycle/Walking Paths
Drinking Fountains
Picnic Tables
Showers
Toilets
Wifi
Address 
259 Casuarina Dr Nightcliff
Opening Hours 
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PARAP Pool will be CLOSED to the public from 12pm Wednesday 03 March until 5:30am on Monday 08 March, due to the 2021 NT Open & Age Championships.

Entry is free for spectators, and the entire event will be live-streamed at https://swimtv.com.au/events/2021-nt-open-age-championships/

Nightcliff and Casuarina Pools will operate as per normal opening hours.

NIghtcliff Pool is an iconic venue for residents and visitors alike. Located on the picturesque Nightcliff Foreshore, you can take in stunning views over Darwin Harbour and enjoy cool sea breezes. The facility offers a range of programs and activities, including learn-to-swim, swim club training, BBQ and picnic facilities.  Opening hours and entry fees & charges are the same at all our pools. 

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday  5.30am - 7.30pm
Weekends and Public Holidays*  8.00am - 7.30pm

*closed Good Friday, Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Please note times may change due to special events or maintenance requirements. To avoid disappointment, check the Lane Availability Calendar below or contact the pool before you head down for a dip (contact information at the bottom of this page).

Entry Fees

 

Single Entry

30-Swim Card*

6-Month Pass

12-Month Pass

Adults

$4

$76

$216

$380

Seniors

$3.40

$71

$195

$344

Children/Concessions^

$2

$38

$116

$216

Family

$10 (2 Adults, 2 Children)

*30-Swim Cards expire after 12 months and any remaining swims will be void.

^Concession = full-time NT students, Commonwealth Health Care Card, NT Pensioner and Carer’s Card. Photographic ID must be presented.

FREE for spectators, and for children under 4 years when accompanied by a paying adult.

For all enquiries regarding school swimming carnivals, social functions, swimming lessons and bookings please contact pool management directly (contact information at the bottom of this page).

Pool Lane Availability

View the Nightcliff Pool Lane Availability Calendar for the current lane bookings at Nightcliff Pool. While we attempt to keep this up to date, the calendar may not include all one-off or casual bookings. Please contact Pool Management for further information (contact information at the bottom of this page).

Nightcliff Pool Lane Availability Calendar

Facilities

  • Main Pool – 50m (approx.) x 6 lanes, hydro-lift for all-abilities access, some shadecloth coverage
  • Toddlers’ Pool – shaded
  • Kiosk
  • BBQ
  • Picnic tables 
  • Water bubbler
  • Bike racks
  • Lockers
  • Wifi

Activities

Aqua Fitness Classes

Aqua Fitness classes are held six days per week, at the times detailed below.

Monday evening 5:30pm-6:15pm Shallow Water
Tuesday morning* 9:00am-9:45am Deep Water
Wednesday evening* 5:30pm-6:15pm Deep Water
Thursday morning* 9:00am-9:45am Deep Water
Thursday evening 5:30pm-6:15pm Shallow Water
Saturday morning* 8:00am-8:45am Deep Water
Sunday morning 10:00am-10:45am Shallow Water

*New participants attending a Deep Water class must arrive 10 minutes early for a safety briefing with the instructor ahead of the class.

These classes are run by a third-party operator and the cost covers entry into the pool. 

Club Training

A number of clubs currently train at Nightcliff Pool. Information on events and training sessions for clubs can be found via the links below.

Nightcliff Swimming Club
Darwin Masters
Darwin Triathlon Club

Swimming Lessons

A number of organisations provide swimming lessons for children and adults at Casuarina Pool. Information on swimming lessons can be found by contacting the following providers:

YMCA of the Northern Territory

Royal Life Saving Society Australia NT

Swim Dynamics

More Information 

Find out more about pools

0499 931 753

reception.nsp@ymca.org.au

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