Airlie Lagoon

Airlie Beach, QLD, AUSTRALIA

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Airlie Lagoon
Shute Harbour Road
Airlie Beach, QLD 4802
The facility has no telephone, for additional information contact the Whitsunday Shire Council on 1300 972 753.

Adult Admission Price & Policy

Free. [November, 2019]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m, unstriped, irregularly shaped, 2m maximum depth, outdoors, unheated, water temperature not reported


Easily found by walking along the beach path from anywhere in town.
-20.26722, 148.71763

Teams That Use This Facility

We have no web links or contact information for teams that train at this facility.

Facility Notes

The lagoon is a chlorinated, salt-water pool with three sections: a shallow-to-deep, long swimming area; a mostly-shallow water smaller area, mainly for children; and a wading pool for toddlers. It is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with lifeguardson duty from 7:00 A.M. until evening. The facility has barbecue facilities, shaded picnic tables, showers, and toilets, but no changing facilities (yet).
According to the page for Arlie beach, the ocean water temperatures at Airlie Beach range, on average, from 22ºC (72ºF) in July and August to 28ºC (82ºF) in January, February, and March. It is likely that the water temperature in the lagoon will be a few degrees warmer than the ocean, but we cannot say how much warmer.

Facility Reviews

This is a great place to swim, but for serious lap swimming you have to arrive early in the morning. The pool is well maintained with (usually) clear water and a pleasant, helpful staff. There is a charge for parking.