Aquamoves Blog

Browse our latest blog posts, media releases, good news stories and updates to find out what we've been up to.

22 Feb 2011

Greater Shepparton to host short course swimming championships

The 2011 Victorian Country Short Course Championships will be held in Shepparton for the second year running. — Read more about Greater Shepparton to host short course swimming championships »

9 Feb 2011

Dookie Summer Stroll Cancelled

The Dookie Summer Stroll, scheduled for Friday 11 February, has been cancelled due to expected wet weather. — Read more about Dookie Summer Stroll Cancelled »

30 Jan 2011

Heatwave alert for Goulburn region

Greater Shepparton residents, particularly the elderly and young children, are urged to take care and stay cool during the predicted heatwave conditions this week. — Read more about Heatwave alert for Goulburn region »

13 Jan 2011

Greater Shepparton on the Moove in 2011

Greater Shepparton City Council is holding a series of summer strolls in small towns throughout January, February and March. — Read more about Greater Shepparton on the Moove in 2011 »

5 Oct 2010

Have input into Greater Shepparton Sport 2050 Strategic Plan

Greater Shepparton City Council is developing a strategic plan that will plan for sport development in Greater Shepparton to 2050 and is seeking input from the public. — Read more about Have input into Greater Shepparton Sport 2050 Strategic Plan »

17 Sep 2010

Aquamoves users compensated for flood disruption

Aquamoves members and learn to swim lesson participants will be compensated for the week-long closure of Aquamoves (from 3pm Monday 6 to Sunday 12 September) due to flooding of Tom Collins Drive last week. — Read more about Aquamoves users compensated for flood disruption »

12 Sep 2010

Aquamoves Re-Opens Following Flood Shut-Down

Aquamoves will re-open from 6.00am Monday (13 September) after shutting down last Monday afternoon (6 September) when flood water cut road access to the facility. — Read more about Aquamoves Re-Opens Following Flood Shut-Down »

7 Sep 2010

Flood levels expected to peak soon

Flood levels from the Broken River and Sevens Creek have peaked with many Greater Shepparton residents in low-lying rural areas cut off and a number of road closures in the Kialla Lakes area overnight. — Read more about Flood levels expected to peak soon »

6 Sep 2010

Council flood call centre open all night

Greater Shepparton City Council’s Flood Call Centre is operating 24/7 until further notice. Residents can call Council’s Flood Call Centre on 1800 727 774 and speak to a customer service officer at any time. — Read more about Council flood call centre open all night »

3 Aug 2010

Shepparton voted second Best Walking Town in Australia

Shepparton has taken out the title of second best walking town in Australia, behind Noosa, as part of the competition held by ‘Prevention magazine’ in conjunction with Channel 7’s ‘Sunrise’ morning program. — Read more about Shepparton voted second Best Walking Town in Australia »

9 Jun 2010

Vote for Shepparton to become Australia’s best walking town

Shepparton is in the running to be named Australia’s best walking town, as part of a competition by Prevention magazine in conjunction with Channel 7 Sunrise morning program. — Read more about Vote for Shepparton to become Australia’s best walking town »

31 Jan 2010

Supervise your children warnings timely after a near drowning

Greater Shepparton City Council is praising the actions of swimmers and Aquamoves’ lifeguards who assisted a three-year-old child after a near drowning on Thursday afternoon. — Read more about Supervise your children warnings timely after a near drowning »

2 Dec 2009

Splash Park open

Aquamoves’ new outdoor area, that includes a new splash park and leisure pool, was officially opened today, Thursday 3 December. — Read more about Splash Park open »

30 Nov 2009

Aquamoves outdoor area to officially open

The new outdoor area at Aquamoves, including the new splash park and leisure pool will be officially opened on Thursday 3 December. — Read more about Aquamoves outdoor area to officially open »

10 Jul 2009

Happy Steps

A new exercise program designed to encourage people with disabilities to get active and have fun will start at Aquamoves on Monday 13 July between 5.00pm and 6.00pm. — Read more about Happy Steps »

12 Jun 2009

New equipment to assist people with disabilities at Aquamoves

Aquamoves has received a $6,000 grant from the Victorian Government’s Department of Human Services to improve access to facilities for people with a disability. — Read more about New equipment to assist people with disabilities at Aquamoves »

2 Mar 2009

Aquamoves redevelopment progresses

Aquamoves outdoor redevelopment will be moving forward after two tender contracts were awarded at today’s ordinary Council meeting. — Read more about Aquamoves redevelopment progresses »

1 Feb 2009

GI Mums at Aquamoves

GI Mums, a five week program for women who want to improve their health and fitness through an intensive fitness program, will be starting again at Aquamoves on 9 February 2009. — Read more about GI Mums at Aquamoves »

14 Jan 2009

Take the hard work out of starting exercise

Everyone knows the benefits of being fit, but working out where to start your fitness journey can be tough, especially when you’re returning to exercise after injury or you haven’t worked out for a while. — Read more about Take the hard work out of starting exercise »

8 Jan 2009

Summer pool parties start next week

Families are expected to flock to Greater Shepparton’s outdoor pools when the McDonalds and Star FM pool parties come to town! — Read more about Summer pool parties start next week »