Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Thursday, November 28, 2013


Blackheath Pool celebrates the start of the 2013/14 swimming season with FREE ENTRY for Opening Day
10:00am - 2:00pm Saturday 30th November

With the HOT DAY predicted today (Thursday) the water will get nice & warm, and will retain its warmth until Saturday, but yes, weather not looking so promising for Opening Day. But it's free entry from 10AM so pop down & check it out. 

Regular hours: 9:30AM to 6:30PM every day (except Xmas Day)


Thursday, October 31, 2013


your RSVP appreciated for planning purposes to either: ParkCareTeam@gmail.com OR Facebook http://ow.ly/qlsVo

Sunday 17th November 9 to Noon
meet at DuckPond BBQ area
BYO gardening tools & drinks for lunch
wear your gardening gear
followed by FREE LUNCH!!

we go ahead rain, hail, flood, fire or tsunami ;)

-a Blackheath Community Alliance event-

Supporting the ParkCare Team: volunteers caring for Blackheath Memorial Park. 

Alliance members include: Blackheath Area Neighbourhood Centre (BANC); Blackheath Chamber of Commerce & Community; Blackheath Community Centre Committee; Blackheath Croquet Club; Blackheath & District Horticultural Society; Blackheath Highway Action Group (BAG); Blackheath Public School Council; Blackheath & Mt Victoria Rural Fire Service; Blackheath Quota; Blackheath Scouts; Blackheath RSL; Blackheath Streetscape Group; Blue Mountains Rhododendron Society; Friends of Blackheath Pool & Memorial Park; Medlow Bath Residents Association; Phoenix Choir; Popes Glen Bushcare Group; Rhododendron Festival Committee; Rotary Blackheath; Rotary Upper Blue Mountains Sunrise.

Thursday, March 28, 2013


Here’s a challenge folks... we’re nigh on 10,000 individual visits to Blackheath Pool this summer – we need just another 300 visits across the final days of the season to reach the target!

C’mon everyone bring your friends, bring your family... the weather’s ideal - enjoy Easter at the Pool & we can reach the target :)
Pool’s open until 6PM Sunday 07 April.

Swim Now!

Sunday, January 20, 2013

aerial view "swimming basin" c.1926

aerial view of Memorial Park & "swimming basin", 1926. Looking north-east from 'Frog Hollow' - C. A. Wadson collection
[scanned 2010 from original 1970s Rotary Blackheath history book, held in collection of Blackheath branch library]

Sunday, December 2, 2012

new activities THIS SUMMER

Tai Chi Saturday 10am starts 5th January for 5 weeks (excluding 26th)

Boot Camp Monday & Friday 5.30pm-6.30pm starts 1st February

...and Aquarobics is back  - starts Wednesday 5.15pm 30th January

TO BOOK call The Pool (02) 4787 8018

Monday, November 5, 2012

WIN a *Blackheath Pool SEASON PASS*

 WIN a *Blackheath Pool SEASON PASS* (Free entry, valid all summer) drawn 01-December-12

Pop an entry form into two competition boxes currently at:
a) BANC reception counter;
b) BOOSH After School & Vacation Care sign-in counter
c) Watsons Hardware
d) Blackheath 5-STAR SUPERMARKET, Govetts Leap Rd

Over the next three weeks we plan to move the boxes around town to allow as many people as possible a chance to enter :)

Others located around town TBA :)

Monday, September 24, 2012

Stronger Families Alliance

Happy, healthy children and families are the backbone of our communities.
The Stronger Families Alliance is a ground-breaking network of government, non-profit and voluntary organisations working together to bring friendship, fun and professional support to families across the Blue Mountains.


For information about the different ways to become involved in the Stronger Families Alliance main group, sub-groups or activities contact the Stronger Families Alliance Collaboration Convener