Sapphire Aquatic Centre (SAC) is located at Pambula Beach on the beautiful Sapphire Coast and is proudly owned and operated by the Bega Valley Shire Council. This facility is the only indoor heated aquatic centre in the Bega Valley open for public use all year round.
Sapphire Aquatic Centre offers many services including -
Learn to Swim programs
Junior Development and Squad programs
Child minding room
Fully equipped gymnasium
Extensive group fitness timetable that encompasses both water and land based classes
From babies to adults and non-swimmers to competitive athletes, the Sapphire Aquatic Centre offers swimming programs to suit everyone’s needs. The centre is a recognised AUSTSWIM affiliated venue and all teachers and coaches are all fully qualified and undergo regular professional development to ensure that the best possible learning experiences for patrons.
The centre is equipped for those with special needs. Onsite is a patient hoist, portable shower trolley and dedicated special needs/family change room. To assist with access, an aquatic wheelchair is available for use on the access ramps into the water.
In addition to the aquatic centre Bega Valley Shire Council operates 5 outdoor seasonal pools which are open for 6 months of the year from the end of September through til the end of March. These pools are located in the townships of Bega, Bemboka, Candelo, Cobargo and Eden.