Aquatic & Leisure Centre

Learn to Swim

Pub­lic Hol­i­day Open­ing Hours:

- ANZAC Day — Tues­day 25 April — 12.00pm to 7.00pm

- May Day — Mon­day 1 May — 9.00am to 3.00pm

Win­ter Open­ing Hours

from 2 May to 31 August 2023:

Week­days — 6.00am to 6.30pm

Week­ends — 9.00am‑3.00pm

2023 Learn to Swim T2 online enrol­ments open 10.30am, Sat­ur­day 13 May 2023. Phone enrol­ments open 9am, Mon­day 15 May 2023

Learn to Swim T2 swim­ming lessons start on Tues­day 16 May 2023.

If you are expe­ri­enc­ing dif­fi­cul­ty with the online por­tal please email info@​asalc.​com.​au

PLEASE NOTE — NEW FAM­I­LIES! You must estab­lish an LTS fam­i­ly account by attend­ing ASALC in-per­son to com­plete and ver­i­fy your details, plus your child(ren) aged 4 years and above will require a swim­ming assess­ment to ensure they are placed in a suit­able ses­sion, before you will be giv­en login access to the LTS portal.

Click here for online portal

You’re nev­er too young or old to learn to swim! Alice Springs Aquat­ic and Leisure Cen­tre is proud­ly an AUSTSWIM Accred­it­ed Cen­tre which adheres to the high­est stan­dards of teach­ing and devel­op­ment of swim­ming and water safe­ty skills.

Alice Springs Aquat­ic & Leisure Cen­tre is proud to be a Swim and Sur­vive Part­ner, work­ing with Roy­al Life Sav­ing to make com­mu­ni­ties safer around water. As part of our Part­ner­ship, we offer Swim and Sur­vive as our core water safe­ty edu­ca­tion pro­gram for chil­dren. Swim and Sur­vive is a broad bal­anced swim­ming and water safe­ty pro­gram of Roy­al Life Sav­ing that is aligned to the Nation­al Swim­ming and Water Safe­ty Frame­work. Swim and Sur­vive focus­es on swim­ming, per­son­al sur­vival skills, basic res­cue and water safe­ty knowl­edge to pro­vide chil­dren with sol­id foun­da­tion skills to safe­ly enjoy a life­time of aquat­ic recre­ation. Swim and Sur­vive pro­vides a path­way for ongo­ing learn­ing and devel­op­ment and is designed to keep chil­dren engaged, active­ly learn­ing and most impor­tant­ly, hav­ing fun along the way. 

Our pro­gram is bro­ken up into three groups: 

  1. Lit­tle Won­ders 1 – 4A water famil­iari­sa­tion pro­gram for par­ents, car­ers and chil­dren aged from 6 months to 3 – 4 years.
  2. Learn to Swim Lev­els 1 – 6 : Caters for stu­dents from 3yrs up to tran­si­tion Squad. Lessons have an equal mix­ture of stroke tech­nique and devel­op­ment as well as an intense focus on Water Safety.
  3. Adults: Caters for Begin­ners, Inter­me­di­ate and Advanced

Click on the link for full details on the Swim and Sur­vive Cur­ricu­lum Lev­els 2021

    Learn to Swim Cal­en­dar 2023

      Term Enrolments open Dates

      Intensives 1

      Tuesday 3 January

      16-20 January

      Term 1 (9 weeks)

      Saturday 28 January

      6 February - 6 April

      Term 2 (6 weeks)

      Saturday 13 May

      16 May - 24 June

      Intensives 2

      Wednesday 14 June

      10-14 July

      Term 3 (9 weeks)

      Saturday 15 July

      24 July - 23 September

      Term 4 (9 weeks)

      Saturday 7 October

      16 October - 16 December

      Swim­ming Assessments

      All stu­dents 4 years and over that are new to ASAL­C’s Learn to Swim pro­gram (includ­ing stu­dents that have been away for 2 or more terms) are required to have an assess­ment to ensure that they are placed in the cor­rect lev­el of our pro­gram. Assess­ment is cru­cial for ensur­ing your child is allo­cat­ed the appro­pri­ate lev­el based on their cur­rent swim­ming abil­i­ty, to ensure the skills they will be work­ing towards in lessons are relevant.

      To book an assess­ment call 8950 4360 or email your child’s details to info@​asalc.​com.​au

      Pro­gram Fees

      Pro­gram fees are paid upfront at the time of book­ing as per the pro­gram poli­cies. Fees vary from pro­gram to pro­gram depend­ing on the num­ber of lessons. Vouch­ers accept­ed at time of pay­ment. All lessons are 30 min­utes duration.

      Group Les­son: $19.70/lesson
      Pri­vate Les­son: $42.60/lesson


      Dis­counts apply to fam­i­lies with 2 or more chil­dren. Sec­ond child will receive a 5% dis­count and third or chil­dren there­after will receive a 10% dis­count off the term fees.

      Vouch­ers (issued by Grants NT)

      $100 School Sport Vouch­er – Avail­able for chil­dren enrolled in school in Alice Springs. These vouch­ers are issued annu­al­ly in Jan­u­ary & July and must be applied for. Reg­is­ter HERE

      Water Safe­ty Aware­ness Pro­gram Vouch­er (WSAP) – Avail­able for chil­dren under 5 years. These vouch­ers are val­ued at $50. Reg­is­ter HERE

      $100 Learn to Swim Vouch­er – Avail­able for chil­dren under 5 years, who have com­plet­ed the WSAP pro­gram. Reg­is­ter HERE