Proposal: full upgrade for swimming and diving with new health and wellness and events space.
Focus: attracting new users for aquatic activity and fitness activities.
Aquatics: replace the 50m pool with a new 66m pool, with 2 booms, diving towers and boards (non international standard). No family leisure pool. Upgrade existing 25m pool to 8 lanes and enlarge indoor pool hall. New cafe facilities.
Health and wellness: new state-of-the-art health and wellness facility under 66m pool.
Grandstand: new grandstand and shade structure with new change facilities (including family change). New large events space in the grandstand. Grandstand capacity: 800. Events space capacity: 700.
Retain harbourside wall and stair tower.
Parking no additional car parking.
Capital cost $49 million (preliminary estimate).