Living in Dorset

Dorset Council provides community services based on the principles of quality, equity, value and responsiveness.

Visiting Dorset

Dorset has a unique blend of wilderness, wildlife, stunning scenery, mining heritage, secluded beaches and world class golf courses.

Contact us

  • Phone (03) 6352 6500
  • Fax (03) 6352 6509
  • After hrs 1300 858 824

Business community in Dorset

Dorset Council is focused on providing support to potential investors to facilitate sustainable developments large and small.

Contact us

  • Phone (03) 6352 6500
  • Fax (03) 6352 6509
  • After hrs 1300 858 824
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Swimming Pools

The Dorset region has two public swimming pools, one located in Scottsdale and the other in Branxholm, to enjoy on a hot summers day!

Scottsdale Aquatic Centre

The Aquatic Centre is officially open, with the School Term Opening Hours listed for your information.

Lap Swimming

Parents, babies &
under 6 yrs, mature
and special needs*
General public
Monday3:00pm - 6:00pm
Tuesday6:00am - 8:30am2:00pm - 3:00pm3:00pm - 6:00pm

3:00pm - 6:00pm

Thursday6:00am - 8:30am2:00pm - 3:00pm3:00pm - 6:00pm
Friday3:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday11:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday11:00am - 6:00pm

NOTE: The Aquatic Centre may be closed for various events. Please check Facebook and website for further details.

**Pool Season Extended from 31 March until 10 April 2023

SAC Extended Season

Learn to Swim Program

The Scottsdale Aquatic Centre offers a Learn to Swim Program.

Future programs will be advised here and on social media pages.

Aqua Aerobics

Scottsdale Aquatic Centre offers Aqua Aerobics Programs. Details regarding future program blocks will be advised as they become available.

Branxholm Swimming Pool | Closed