Jack Hort Memorial Community Indoor Pool
Covid 19 Operating Procedure. Updated 08/07/2020
As of Wednesday 8th July at 7.00 pm the pool will close until further notice.

 

The Jack Hort Memorial Community Indoor Pool  reopened on Monday June 1 2020. The pool is operating with restricted hours for lap swimming and Aqua Aerobic classes. We anticipate our Learn to Swim classes will recommence on Monday 13th July, providing the easing of restrictions listed for 22nd June go ahead.  Unfortunately, free swimming is still unavailable at this time. 

Hours of operation 7.00am to 11.00am Monday to Friday and 4.00pm to 7.00 Monday to Thursday.

  • Lap bookings mornings Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 7.00 to 8.30am

  • Tuesday and Friday. 7.00 to 10.30am

  • Lap bookings afternoons Monday 4.00 to 5.30pm, Tuesday to Friday 4.00-6.30pm

  • Aqua Aerobics Monday 9.00am and 6.00pm, Wednesday 9.00am, Thursday 9.00am

Number of persons in the facility will be limited to 20 including staff members

Prior booking essential – Phone 59622709

All patrons must leave name and contact details on entry

 

Staffing

  • Two staff members will be on duty at all times

 

Entry & Exit

  • Pool and school entry from carpark separated by temporary fencing

  • Separate entry and exit point

  • Social Distancing points will be marked on floor and seating in the facility

  • Hand sanitiser provided at entry and exit

  • Standard health questions as per DHHS

  • Name and contact number of users to be supplied upon entry

  • As of 22nd June, change rooms will be available for use. Note, only 6 patrons may be in the changing room at any one time. 

 

Change Rooms

  • Change rooms will be open from 22nd June.

  • Limit of 6 people in changing rooms at any one time.

  • Please note and adhere to social distancing measures and markers put in your place for your safety. 

 

Pool Hall

  • Maximum of 20 persons in main pool building at any one time including staff, parents and carers

  • Patrons must adhere to 1.5 metre social distancing

  • Reduced seating capacity with clear designated areas

  • Family groups permitted, providing social distancing rule adhered to  

  • Increased ventilation, both wall furnaces and all extraction fans will be running

  •  Covid 19 information displayed

 

Equipment

  • Patrons must bring their own goggles, noodles, kickboards, floatation aids for lap swimming

  • No sharing of equipment with participants during a program or class

  • All  facility owned equipment used in a program or class will be cleaned after each use as per AGDH document, adhering to environmental cleaning and disinfection principles for health and residential care facilities

  • Patrons and staff must bring their own filled water container

  • Public water fountain will be unavailable

 

Lap Swimming

  • Must be pre booked. (Name and contact phone number)

  • 2 swimmers per lane for a 30-minute period x 6 lanes (20 people maximum limit in building still in effect)

  • Lane usage time may be extended if available

  • No equipment sharing

  • No borrowing of facility equipment

  • Patrons and staff must bring their own filled water container

  • Public water fountain will be unavailable

 

Aqua Aerobics

  • Class participants must pre book (Name and contact phone number)

  • Maximum of 10 participants per class

  • Class will be conducted at the shallow end of the pool with all lane ropes removed

  •  Social distancing of participants will be adhered to. Please follow staff instructions

  • Participants must collect supplied equipment prior to commencement of the class and return the equipment at class end to a designated collection point

  • All equipment used will be cleaned after each class as per AGDH document, adhering to environmental cleaning and disinfection principles for health and residential care facilities

  • Patrons and staff must bring their own filled water container

Learn to Swim Classes

Lessons may recommence as of 13th July, start of Term 3. 

20 maximum patron limit, for the whole facility, may still be in place at this date. If this is the case, student numbers for each class will be restricted. Current students are being contacted to confirm continuation of their class position.  Follow this space for further updates, and contact us, via phone, if you have any additional questions. 

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