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.

YMCA South Australia has been appointed by Council to manage and oeprate the Port Lincoln Leisure Centre for the next five years from January 1, 2017 to 21 December 2021.

Council invested $5 million into the refurbishment of the facility with the Port Lincoln Bendigo Community Bank providing $250,000 in support of the project with the money going toward the hydrotheraphy pool.  The Leisure Centre facility will also be expanded over the next 12 months with the addition of two squash courts, two stadium courts and outdoor playground area. 

The Indoor Aquatic Facility is to be officially opened on Sunday 26 March 2017 in conjunction with YMCA holding a Family Open day for the community to come and see the new look facility including gold coin donation admission, slide, inflatable, and sausage sizzle. 

Further details and for information on memberships, swimming lessons and other programs available can be found on YMCA's website  

Sports Stadium Hire

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

Multi Entry Pass Cards

Existing pre-paid Multi-Entry Pass Cards will be valid for use at the refurbished Indoor Aquatic Facility until 31 March 2017.




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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