Gympie ARC

About Us

About the Gympie Aquatic Recreation Centre

The brand new Gympie Aquatic & Recreation Centre (ARC) is here. This flagship Leisure Centre for the region will provide a wide range of high quality health & leisure services for the Gympie community.

Our Facilities

Our full facilities include a 50m Outdoor Pool and 25m Indoor Heated Pool. Along with Water Slides, a Fully Equipped Health Club, Water Play Area and a Kiosk/CafĂ©. 


At Gympie Aquatic Recreation Centre we offer a range of memberships for both swim and gym, group fitness classes, squad training options and swimming and water safety classes. Everything you need to enjoy all the facilities the centre has to offer.

Opening Times

Monday to Thursday: 5.30 am to 7.30 pm
Friday: 5.30 am to 6.30 pm
Saturday: 6.00 am to 5.00 pm
Sunday: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm
Public holidays: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm 

Closed Good Friday, Anzac Day (open after 1 pm) & Christmas Day


Kids Water Play Area

Kids love to explore water fountains, and squirt and splash their way through the FREE water play area. This water world of discovery is designed specifically for young children so they too can experience the joy of water and develop their confidence at every stage.

Water Play Are Opening Times:


Start of September Public School Holidays to End of April Public School Holidays
(Summer - September to April)

Monday to Thursday: 9.30 am to 6.00 pm
Friday: 9.30 am to 5.00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9.30 am to 4.00 pm


End of April Public School Holidays to Start of September Public School Holidays
(Winter - April to September)

Daily: 10.00am to 2.00pm



Slide your way down the double-looped tubes of fun.

With two waterslides to choose from, you can race your mates and have a blast sliding down these superfast superjet slides.

All riders must be 6 years old and taller than 1.2m measure up against our ruler at front reception.

All instructions given by staff and Lifeguards must be obeyed at all times. 

 Just $6.40 for Unlimited Rides (on top of your entry fee)

Waterslide Opening Times

Start of September School Holidays to End of April School Holidays (September to April Only)

Saturday & Sunday - 10.00am to 4.00pm

School Holidays Daily - 10.00am to 4.00pm

Summer Public Holidays - 10.00am to 4.00pm

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