Hawkesbury Oasis Aquatic Centre
Cnr Church and Drummond Streets
South Windsor 2756
Phone: 4587 8900
Open: Monday–Friday 6am–9pm; Saturday–Sunday 8am–6pm. Public Holidays 10am-4pm.
Indoor pools open all year, outdoor pools closed in winter. Under twos free.
Pools: Indoors—large leisure pool and water slide. 25 metre heated pool.
Outdoors—50 metre heated seasonal pool.
Run by the YMCA, Hawkesbury is a very large centre with a spacious leisure pool which has a 25 metre laps area as well as all the family-orientated areas. There is a water slide and a lagoon area for toddlers with fountains, one of which spouts from a large whale. There is also a beach entry with bubble beach.
Plenty of seating is provided around the toddler area and the cafe. A wall of windows makes the indoor pool very light and bright, and in summertime it opens out onto the outdoor pool and grass area.
Cafe: Serves hot dogs, sandwiches, cakes, croissants, chicken nuggets and nachos. There is an outdoor kiosk in summer.
Baby change: Pull-down table in disabled toilet, and a folding change table in the ladies change room Shade: Outdoor area has very little
Strollers: No problems
Swim school: From 6 months
Gym: Yes. Also spa, steam room and sauna
Sports shop: Yes
Membership available: Yes
Mum’s report: This is a very child-orientated pool with lots of fun stuff for them. The music videos give this centre a lively feel.
Extra: There is a huge park across the road with a couple of shaded picnic tables.
Parking: Free carpark
Bus stop nearby: Yes