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Lap swimming

Super friendly pool staff, extremely welcoming. Helped us out with sunscreen and goggles. Pool... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
gai l
via mobile
A great pool to enjoy

This is a huge swimming pool, near the ocean. I liked it immediately when I saw the swimming pool... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
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7 Jul 2018
“Lap swimming”
16 Apr 2018
“A great pool to enjoy”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4772 6550
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Super friendly pool staff, extremely welcoming. Helped us out with sunscreen and goggles. Pool temperature warm and inviting to match!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gai l
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is a huge swimming pool, near the ocean. I liked it immediately when I saw the swimming pool from the top of the hill. There were many tropical trees. This made the swimming pool even more attractive. The temperature of the swimming pool is...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This pool is fantastic for a winter swim. Opens at 5am and is so nice and warm. Surrounded by polite and friendly well trained lap swimmers. It's a steal at $5.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CrazyKatniss
Reviewed 5 June 2017

On a sightseeing walk of The Strand, I came across the heritage-listed Tobruk Memorial Baths. The pretty art-deco style building stands out on The Strand and is well preserved/maintained. I decided to have a look in the foyer and take some pictures and was pleased...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank doctorcraig
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Swimming is made fun by the coaching team. Luc with his happy child loving nature leads this extraordinary team of fun teachers

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank 103thelighthouse
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We went for a swim in the Tobruk Memorial baths in Townsville a few days ago, it’s close to the beach but without the water creatures, great staff, lots of places to sit in the shade and good way to cool down on a warm...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We visited the baths on a Saturday afternoon and were very impressed with the facilities, views, cleanliness and cost of use. A really nice way to have a swim without the sand or flies or fear of any water creatures!!!

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Stefan B
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We went for an afternoon swim at this popular local pool on a Saturday during our short Townsville visit en route to Magnetic Island. Weather was pleasant the sun was out in force but the wind was blowing which made a big difference, especially so...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank WongAK
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Outdoor 50 metre pool for lap swimming all ages. Good prices and 10 swim passes available if staying a while. Heated pool.clean original change rooms and warm shower.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank scamander7215
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