Proposal: full upgrade of the centre plus a diving pool with new health and wellness and events space.
Focus: attracting new users and providing greater flexibility for aquatic use.
Aquatics: replace 50m pool with a new 51.5m pool, with 2 booms, new diving towers and boards (non international standard) sharing the 51.5m pool. New family leisure pool with shade structure and a waterslide. Upgrade the existing 25m pool to 8 lanes and enlarge the indoor pool hall. New cafe facilities.
Health and wellness: new state-of-the-art health and wellness facility under 51.5m pool.
Grandstand: new grandstand and shade structure with new change facilities (including family change). New large events space in 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).