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.

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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 Pool Information

  • Closed for Winter 

Branxholm Pool Information

  • Closed for Winter 

Please Note:

Children under 12 must be directly supervised by a parent / guardian when using the pool facilities. Parents must not let children under five be more than 1 metre away AT ALL TIMES, which means being in the water WITH your child. 

Aqua nappies are required to be worn by any child that normally wears a nappy.

For more information, contact Council's Customer Service Team on 03 6352 6500.