The Leisureplex team welcome you to the Leisureplex Open Day.
We hope you enjoy the free activities we’ve setup with our staff and our local Clubs.
For your convenience, the crèche will be available from 8am to 12pm
Please remember our watch around the water policy.
All children under 10 must be accompanied and actively supervised by an adult at all times.
Children under 5 must wear a yellow wristband available at reception and stay at arm length of a parent or carer.
Free Learn to swim
Swimming teachers will be available between 8am and 12pm to offer a free 10 - 15 min swimming lesson.
No bookings are required. Our swim teachers will welcome children when they present themselves on the pool deck.
If we’ve got lots of interest throughout the morning, children will be grouped per age or levels, so there may be a short waiting time
Teens and adult water polo
From 9am to 11am, the Karratha Water Polo Association will welcome you in the deep end of the 50m pool. The water polo session is open to teenagers and adults. Improvised scratch matches will follow a skill session that includes treading water, throwing balls, swimming with balls.
The junior version of the game of water polo will be held in the heated program pool between 11am and 12pm.
This program is open to children up to 12 years old. (Depth of the pool is 1m)
Karratha swim club try out
Have a go with the swim club coaches to learn a few tricks about your technique, dives, starts and turns and get the edge over your friends at your next school carnival.
Aqua aerobics class
This activity allows you to exercise every muscle in your body, to music, in a warm and relaxing environment.
This 45 minutes class starts at 8am in the 25m heated pool.
This class will follow the aqua aerobic at 9am in our 25m heated pool. Limited spots are available therefore the format (full session of 45 minutes or a sprint class (about 20 minutes) will be decided on the day depending on our patrons interest. Nine bikes available.
Footwear is required for this class.
Big pool inflatables
Both the Aquarun (50m pool, deep end, teenagers and adults) and our Kiddydash (shallow end, up to 12 years old) will be open.
Please ensure that you follow our lifeguard instrcutions at all time for your own safety.
About the pool
Swimming enthusiasts will love the Karratha Leisureplex’s partially shaded 50m 8 lane swimming pool. The 50m pool also has the ability to be configured as two 25m pools by means of a movable boom. This is generally done to accomodate water polo activities or any short course events.
The aquatic facility also includes heated zero-entry 25m lap lanes, heated Learn to Swim/Children's pool and splashpad. Whether you want to kick back and enjoy a family day by the pool, or dive in and power through some laps, the Karratha Leisureplex is sure to please.
30-minute learn to swim lessons are conducted throughout the summer season, once a week:
- Infant Lessons (6 months – 36 months)
- Water familiarisation classes with parents are in the water with baby and teacher.
- Toddlers (3 – 5 years)
- Learn to swim (school age)
For beginners through to more advanced swimmers (lessons last one hour)
Two Aquaruns are available for hire during opening hours for weekend parties or functions.
Deep Aqua Run
- BBQ area
- Change rooms