Sydney's Sutherland Shire has a new water fun park, which was officially opened (ahead of schedule) by the local Mayor, Councillor Carmelo Pesce.
The US-based National Swimming Pool Foundation (NSPF) is spearheading a movement for widespread adoption of a Model Aquatic Health Code.
A new water filtration system at the Willoughby Leisure Centre has saved more than $14,000 and one million litres of water.
A 20-year proposed redevelopment plan for the Beaton Park region of Wollongong won't incorporate a 50 m swimming pool.
Moreton Bay Regional Council has commenced construction on the major $5.4 million Caboolture Regional Aquatic Centre (CRALC) upgrade at Burpengary.
The Fluidra and Zodiac merger has been finalised. Announced in November 2017, the deal brings together a portfolio of recognised brands and gives it a direct presence in 45 countries.
Another ageing aquatic centre is set to get a makeover, thanks to a $10m federal government funding contribution announced earlier this week.
Flowcrete Australia has launched Flowsports Aquatic, a range of high-performance resin flooring solutions for aquatic, leisure and recreation facilities.
New research from the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland suggests that while solar power can provide around 30% of the required energy needs for indoor public swimming pools, there are still some major considerations required at the planning stage to make it a truly viable alternative.
The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) in the US has announced the formation of its new Commercial Council.
The Sans Souci swimming pool in Sydney's south is the latest aquatic centre to receive substantial funding for an upgrade.
A survey into the use of public aquatic facilities in South Australia is now open.