Swimming Pools

West Coast Council manages and maintains two community swimming pools throughout the municipality, located at Queenstown and Zeehan. Both are heated to a very comfortable 29 degrees Celsius.

These pools are opened seasonally. The Zeehan pool is now closed  for the season.

Each pool is overseen by Council, is managed by the Swimming Pool Coordinator, and staffed using qualified Lifeguards and Pool Attendants.

Queries can be directed to pools@westcoast.tas.gov.au.

Entry Fees

Single Entry:

Toddler (under 5)              FREE
Child (5 years & up)           $3.00
Adult (16 years & up)          $5.00
Concession                       $3.00
Family                              $11.00
Spectator                         FREE

Season Tickets:

Child (5 years & up)           $60.00
Adult (16 years & up)          $100.00
Concession                       $60.00
Family                              $220.00
Family Concession             $190.00

Hire Fees:

Subject to application and approval conditions. To find out more about booking a Council facility see here.

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Complete the form by clicking here to receive SMS updates/alerts regarding Council operations and activities such as pool operations (including closures due to weather), road closures, important date etc.  You can opt-out at any time.

Cold Weather Policy

The weather forecast will be monitored, with the trigger for changes to opening hours based on the Bureau of Meteorology afternoon (approx. 4.30pm) weather forecast for Queenstown and Zeehan.

Should the forecast be a maximum less than 16°C for Queenstown and Zeehan pools will not open for public recreational swimming. Forecasts will be monitored early each day to determine if there has been significant forecast change on the day.

Pools will open for bookings and regular programs regardless of cold weather, in consultation with program coordinators.

Council will utilise various communication channels to ensure details regarding opening hours are relayed to the public.

Rosebery Swimming Pool