SUMMER is fast approaching and outdoor pools in the region will start reopening.
The Horsham Aquatic Centre outdoor pool is set to reopen on November 24th at this stage.
Centre manager Mark Meyer said the outdoor pool has the same opening hours as the indoor pool this year.
From Monday to Thursday the pool will be open between 6am and 8pm. Friday will see the pool open from 6am to 6pm. It will be open from 8am to 4pm on the weekends.
“We’re hoping numbers will be up this year. We have new inflatables and a busy events calendar,” he said.
The Dimboola, Rainbow, Jeparit and Nhill pools will open on November 17. Operating hours on weekdays are between 3.30pm and 6.30pm and on weekends and school holidays from 2pm to 7pm.
Edenhope’s pool opens on November 17 and operates from 3.30pm and 7pm.
Stawell and St Arnaud outdoor pools are also opening on November 17.
The Stawell pool will open between 6am and 11am and 2.30pm to 7pm from Monday to Thursday. On Friday, it is open between 6am and 11am and 2.30pm to 6pm. The pool will open between 1pm and 6pm on weekends.
Meanwhile, the St Arnaud pool opens from 6am to 8am and 3pm to 7pm on weekdays and between 1pm and 6pm on weekends.
Warracknabeal’s pool will open on November 19 and operating hours during the week are 3pm to 6pm. The pool opens at 2pm on weekends.
The Ararat pool will open on December 1. Operating hours are to be confirmed.
The Minyip pool will open the following day on December 2. The pool will be open between 4pm and 7pm on weekdays and 3pm to 7pm on weekends. Operating hours on school holidays will be 1pm to 7pm.
The Kaniva and Halls Gap pools are already open.
The Kaniva pool operates between 1pm and 7pm. Meanwhile, the Halls Gap pool is open between 5.30am to 9.00am and 11am to 6pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. On Wednesday and the weekends the pool is open from 11am to 6pm.
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