Just a 15-minute drive from Port Douglas, the Mossman Pool facilities offer members and guests a 50m olympic pool with a large retractable shade cover, a toddler and wading pool, both fitted with permanent shade structures.

Pool opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 6.00am – 7.00pm

Saturday & Sunday: 8.00am to 5.00pm (the pool is closed from 12pm-12:30pm on Saturday and Sunday)

Public Holidays: 10am – 3pm (Subject to change)*

*Mossman Pool is closed on the following public holidays – New Year’s Day, Australia Day, Anzac Day, Christmas Day, and Boxing Day.

The Mossman Pool offers children’s learn to swim classes, and aquafit classes of varying levels .

Please contact 0417 768 266 for learn to swim registrations

For aqua programs, please see to the Douglas  Shire Council Facebook Events Page  for the most up to date information.

Pool fees

Casual visits:
– Adults $6
– Child $5 (Under 12)
– Special concession $4
– Spectator $0
– Aquafit Classes $10.00
– Aquafit Classes (Seniors) $8.00
– Free Seniors Aquafit Classes Available https://douglas.qld.gov.au/active8/


One-month memberships:
Adult $ 75.00
Child/Senior $55.00

Special passes

10-swim pass $51.00
20 Swim pass $85
20 Swim pass (Child) $72
Family Day Pass – $15.00
(2 adults & 2 children) Extra Adult $5 Extra Child $4

Private & Groups

Lane Hire (plus standard fees & charges)
Commercial $21 per hour
Non for profit $11 per hour

Learn to Swim per lesson $26

Learn to Swim whole term
(10 weeks) $210

Olympic Pool (50 metres)

Mossman Pool has the only 50-metre olympic pool in the Douglas Shire. The pool facilities are used extensively by the Shire’s schools for coaching and carnivals, our local swimming club, residents, guests of the caravan park and visitors to the region.

Learn To Swim

Our Learn to Swim program is back!

Young swimmers have a chance to improve their skills and confidence in the water under the Learn-To-Swim program.

There are multiples sessions available based on the child’s skill levels, open from babies through to teens.

Classes are conducted by accredited AUSWIM Coaches at Mossman Pool.

The classes start on the 25th of January 2024. Ages 5 months to 4 years will be on Thursdays and ages 4 + years will be on Saturdays:

  • 10-week program
  • Saturdays and Thursdays
  • 30 minute classes
  • $26 per class ($21 if you pay full fee upfront)
  • Variable lesson times available
  • Complete the registration form or call us on (07) 4098 2627

School Carnival and Learn to Swim

Mossman Pool offers multiple options for school carnivals and learn to swim programs. With our friendly team of lifeguards and accredited AUSTSWIM  instructors, the Mossman Pool is the perfect place to teach your child how to swim or hold a school aquatic event.  Please complete a school carnival or school learn to swim request form and a staff member will be in touch to confirm your booking.

News & Announcements

Keep up to date with what’s happening at the Mossman Pool with our news stories below.