City of Port Lincoln

Port Lincoln Leisure Centre Project


The Port Lincoln Indoor Aquatic Facility has undergone major refurbishment works from July 2016 with the facility re-opening its doors to the public on Friday 3 March 2017.

Phase two of the Leisure Centre redevelopment, primarily comprising the expansion of the sports stadium, commenced its planning stage in April 2017 with works expected to be completed by June 2018.  Council has secured grant funding of $4.4million from the Commonwealth Community Development Grant Funding Program to fully fund these works. 

The expansion works will include:

  • the construction of an additional two new basketball/indoor stadium courts;
  • three new squash courts;
  • installation of new lift to service the upper level of the stadium;
  • construction of a play courtyard and wet play area for toddlers; and
  • carparking and landscaping.

Indoor Aquatic Facility & Sports Stadium

Further details and for information on memberships, swimming lessons and other programs available can be found on the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre website

For bookings and hire of the Sports Stadium contact the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre on 8683 4949.





July 2017 - Expansion costs back on budget
March 2017 - Indoor Aquatic Facility re-opens
January 2017 - Managing Contractor appointed
October 2016 - Managing Contractor to be appointed
September 2016 - $4.4 million expansion of Leisure Centre
June 2016 - Funding support for Leisure Centre Expansion
May 2016 - Managing Contractor appointed
March 2016 - Refurbishment works to commence 11 July 2016
November 2015 - Design Consultant Team appointed to Refurbish the Leisure Centre Complex
September 2015 - Official Handover of Keys
August 2015     Decision made to invest $5 million in the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre

SGL Report

June 2015          Annual Business Plan 2015/2016 Adopted
October 2014     Contracts signed
August 2014     Council Has Taken The Plunge - An Indoor Aquatic Facility For Port Lincoln
July 2014     Community Engagement
July 2014     The Final Lap
June 2014     Annual Business Plan 2014/2015 Adopted
May 2014     Draft Annual Business Plan consultation
April 2014     Feasibility Review Report

Site Assessment - Demand Assessment Report - Feasibility Report

June 2013     Community Aquatic Swimming Facility Strategy Public Consultation

To view the a summary of the history of the project click here.

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