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Tobruk Memorial Pool
The Tobruk Pool is located centrally in Cairns and boasts 3 pools that enjoy heavy use from the locals.
50m swimming pool
25m heated pool (heated in winter only)
18m children's wading pool
The 50m pool has a shade cloth over half of it and is used for lap swimming most days. There is room in the smaller heated pool for free swimming, and the wading pool is usually free (and shaded)
There are a couple of BBQ's and shaded picnic areas available for use, and lots of room for running around on the grass. An excellent place to spend a morning of low cost swimming and fun - also a great place for a party!
Toruk pool offer swim squads and lessons for all ages.
Located in a prime sporting precinct between the Hockey centre and Tennis centre, the council is presently looking into developing the pool further and providing a much needed refurbishment.
Where: 370 Sheridan Street (view map)
When: Monday to Thursday, 5.30am - 8.00pm Friday, 5.30am - 7.00pm Saturday, 6.30am - 5.00pm Sunday, 8.00am - 5.00pm Public Holidays, 8.00am - 5.00pm (Note: ANZAC Day 8:00am - 4:00pm)
Price: $4.60 per adult
Website: (visit website)
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