This year’s SPLASH! Pool and Spa Trade Show is not just about discovering the latest products and technology from over 100 exhibitors – visitors can also attend education seminars focussing on advancing their businesses and increasing their customer database. [Read more...]
An initiative of Swimming Australia, Ready.Set.Race is a national program designed to introduce the fun side of racing to children who are ready to take the next step in their swimming journey. [Read more...]
The Warringah Aquatic Centre has recently completed a six-month trial of a new Australian Innovative Systems (AIS) EcoLine in-line water chlorination system that delivered outstandingly positive results, not only in relation to water quality but also to the overall operation and general amenity of the facility. [Read more...]
Grants totalling more than $17.7 million will go towards new swimming pools, recreation centres, playing fields and a host of other sporting and recreation projects across Western Australia.
28 projects will get the go-ahead after being awarded funding last week under the Western Australia Government’s Community Sporting and Recreation Facilities Fund (CSRFF). [Read more...]
Sydney City Council last night endorsed a plan to further investigate the installation of a local, low carbon trigeneration plant in Sydney Town Hall, its offices and indoor pools.
The plant would produce clean, local power, heating and cooling for Sydney Town Hall and the neighbouring Town Hall House where over 1,500 City of Sydney employees work. [Read more...]
Although it’s hard to believe, with still a month of summer to go, now is a good time to start thinking about pool blankets for the upcoming shoulder and cooler season. There is usually a 6 – 8 week lead time for delivery of these blankets so we do encourage you to get in early to avoid any delays. Orimatech can also assist with any repairs to your pool blankets. [Read more...]
The theme for the 2014 DesignInc Links Recreation and Parks Conference is ‘Learn, Grow, Innovate, Motivate - 10 Ideas to Transform The Sector’ is is being held on 7 & 8 April 2014 at the Morphettville Racecourse, Adelaide. [Read more...]
An ARV professional development workshop series on social media and crisis management for local government recreational, leisure and events staff, facility managers and coordinators, commercial organisations, state government departments & agencies.
In the ever changing social media space; [Read more...]
Each year Parks and Leisure Australia acknowledges excellence in our industry through the prestigious National Awards of Excellence. The awards recognise the outstanding initiatives and innovative efforts of ‘the people behind the places’ which promote and enhance opportunities for the good use of their leisure time for a number of social, environmental and economic benefits to the community. [Read more...]