Next week is Swim Safer week!
Nepean Aquatic Centre and Eva Borys Swim School are both registered Swim Australia Swim Schools. We participate annually in Swim Australia’s Swim Safer week – 20 – 26th November this year. Visit us in centre for lots of fun, information on safety, safety participation certificates, CPR practice, prizes, and a visit from Paddles the Platypus […]
Please let us know if you cannot make your lesson!
We know that sometimes things come up – illness, injury, holidays, school events – and that you may not be able to make your scheduled lesson every week. But what should you do if you can’t attend your lesson? Please just let us know and book a makeup lesson. (There is a 70c administration charge […]
How early should children Learn To Swim?
One of the best things a parent can do to keep their child safer around water is to make sure they start Learn to Swim classes as soon as possible. Summer is fast approaching, so if your child is not yet in swimming lessons, it is a great time to start. But when is the […]
3rd Annual Open Water Swim Event a great success! $4500 won in prize money
Swimmers from clubs all over NSW turned out in force on Saturday for the third annual Nutrition Station Open Water Swim at Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith. Made up of 2 events, a 2.5km and a 5km swim, the competition was fierce with 180 entries in total. Entrants were treated to perfect conditions for the […]
Changes to opening times and classes offered in next fortnight
Please be aware of the following in the next fortnight: There will be NO FRIDAY AQUA GENTLE class at 1.30pm on both the 27/10 and 3/11, due to schools swimming programs. The timetable will return to normal the following week. We will be CLOSED AT BOTH NEPEAN AQUATIC CENTRE AND EVA BORY’S SWIM SCHOOL ON […]
3rd Annual Open Water Swim Event comes to the Regatta Centre in Penrith in October – $4,500 to be won!
Held on Saturday 28th October, the 3rd Annual Nutrition Station Open Water Swim offers both a Junior (10 -14 years, 2.5km) and Open (over 12 years, 5km) event, with a total of $4500 in prize money to be won. $1000 and a trophy will also be awarded to the highest point scoring swimming club, however […]
The Royal Lifesaving National Drowning Report
The Royal Lifesaving National Drowning Report was released yesterday, and unfortunately the news is not good. 291 people died as a result of drowning in Australia in the 2016/17 financial year – a 3% increase on the 282 drowning deaths in the previous period. 32% drowning deaths occurred in NSW, the highest state percentage nationwide. […]
It’s heating up – what can we learn from last summer?
I love summer, especially after the long cold winter we have just experienced, however, last summer was horrific in terms of drowning statistics. From December 10th 2016 to January 3rd 2017, 22 people died in drowning accidents in NSW alone – that’s nearly 1 person per day. The drownings did not discriminate, occurring across a […]
NAC send reps to State Swimming Championships!
Congratulations to the swimmers and coaches who have been selected to represent NSW at the 2017 Swimming Australia State Teams SC Championships, including Nepean Aquatic Centre Swim Clubs very own Abbey Slaughter and Jackie Barck! The team will leave Sydney on Wednesday 20th September and compete from Friday – Sunday (22nd – 24th September) at […]
NAC Squad members win PVSF Awards!
Congratulations to NAC Swim Club and NAC Swim Squads members Sarah Keenahan and Jack Benson who were recognised for their achievements on Friday night at the Penrith Valley Sports Foundation awards. Sarah was awarded the All Abilities Athlete Award and Jack won the Rising Star Award for their excellent results in the pool over the […]