Frequently Asked Questions
What date does Mt Helena Aquatic Centre open and close this season?
The Centre will open for public use on Saturday 5 December 2020 and will close for public use on Sunday 14 February 2021.
What are the public opening hours of Mt Helena Aquatic Centre?
During school term:
Weekdays (during school term): 3:15pm - 6pm
Weekdays (during school holidays): 12noon - 6pm
Weekends and Public holidays: 12noon - 6pm
During December/January school holidays:
Weekdays: 12noon - 6pm
Weekdays during VacSwim: 1.30pm - 6pm
Weekends & Public Holidays: 12noon - 6pm
Do I need to sign in when I enter the Centre?
Contact registers were made mandatory on 5 December 2020. All patrons over the age of 16, or attending the Centre without an adult, must sign in. Sign in can be completed using 1 of 3 options:
- SafeWA app
- Contact register sheet
- Confidential sign in slips
Is the pool open for public swimming while VacSwim lessons are being held?
Mt Helena Aquatic Centre is a small centre with limited space, therefore it is not open for public swimming during VacSwim lessons.
When does Mt Helena Swim Club operate?
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 4.30pm - 7pm.
Do I need to book for parties/social gatherings?
Yes, any large group of over 10 people proposing to attend the pool are requested to advise staff beforehand to assist with managing space, equipment and additional staffing.
Is Mt Helena Aquatic Centre under threat of being closed?
Council is not considering closing Mt Helena Aquatic Centre. A new ten year Agreement has been signed between the Shire of Mundaring and the Department of Education.