Aquarena Hours of Operation

June 30-August 31

Monday - Thursday 5:45am-10:30pm
Friday 5:45am-9:30pm
Saturday 7:45am-8:00pm
Sunday 7:45am-9:00pm

Field House Hours of Operation

June 30-August 31
Monday - Friday 6:45am-8:00pm
Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday 10:00am-6:00pm

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Parking

Free parking is available to customers and members while they are using the facilities. The Works has two main parking lots, one at the Aquarena and one at the Field House. Both parking lots can be accessed from Westerland Road. 

Aquarena Fitness Centre members have access to a members only lot, where card access is required.

MUN Students must have their MUN ID card to park at the Field House parking lot.

 

 

To ensure there is parking available to all of our customers, maximum time limit for parking is two hours.

If you leave The Works facilities you must remove your vehicle from The Works parking lot, users are not permitted to go to other areas on campus while parked at The Works.

Vehicles will be ticketed or towed if you are over the time limit and/or not using the facility.

The Works

(Memorial University Recreation Complex Inc.)

17 Westerland Road
St. John's, NL
A1B 3R7 

Fax (709)864-3254

Email aquarena@mun.ca

Aquarena 
(709)  864-3798 

Recorded Information & Schedules
 (709) 864-3797

Aquarena Fitness Centre 
(709) 864-3795 

Field House
(709) 864-4422

Tim Hortons
(709) 864-4899 

Camp Whatchamacallit
(709) 864-4422

AQUARENA • FIELD HOUSE • OTHER RECREATION FACILITIES

Recreational Swimming

 

Aquarena Recreational Swimming Schedule


 Recreational Swimming Prices

HST Included Per Person Book of 12
Advanced Tickets
Adults 18+ $4.25 $42.50
Children/Students $3.25 $32.50
Seniors 60+ $3.75 $37.50
Under 2 Years Free Free
Fun Pass $3.00 $30.00
Super Swim $8.00 N/A

 


Early Adult Lane

50m Early Bird SwimOpen to individuals 16 years or older. The pool is set up for 50 meter long course lap swimming. The deep end may be opened at the lifeguard’s discretion for lane swimming only. Children under 5 are permitted in the Tiny Tot Pool only if accompanied by an adult and must be within arms length at all times. There is no access to the diving boards, towers or slides.

 

Adult Lane 

25m Adult Lane SwimOpen to swimmers 18 years or older. A great opportunity for those who want to swim laps for exercise or just for fun. Lanes are designated as fast, average or slow for lap swimming.  Adult Lane Swim is restricted to designated lanes only as the remainder of the pool is for other activities. The entire pool is not available and swim times change seasonally. Depending on the season or time of day either 25m lanes or 18m lanes may be available. There is no access to the diving boards, towers or slides.

 

Noon Adult Lane

Open to individuals 18 years or older. Lanes are designated as fast, average or slow for lap swimming. Masters swimmers use lanes 1-5 in the middle section. The deep end is open for width swimming or water running. Children 5 and under are permitted in the Tiny Tot pool only if accompanied by an adult and must be within arms length at all times. Children over 5 are not permitted. There is no access to the diving boards, towers or slides.

 

Adult Leisure Swim

Open to individuals 18 years or older. The pool is set up for 25 meter lane swimming and recreation swimming (Water basketball and volleyball). The temperature of the warm water pool may be increased for a hot tub like atmosphere. Diving boards are open during this swim. There is no access to the diving towers or slides.

 

Public Swim

Public SwimOpen to all ages. Toys, water slides, Tarzan rope and balls. Children under 8 must be accompanied in the water by a responsible supervisor age 15 or older and must be within arms length at all times. Maximum 2 children per supervisor. There is no access to the diving towers or saunas. See swim schedule for swim times which include an inflatable(s).

 

Family Swim

It’s the perfect opportunity for the whole family to have fun! Toys, balls, kiddie slides, Tarzan rope, water slides, small inflatable and more. The nature of the Family Swim requires all children under the age of 15 to be accompanied in the water by an adult 18 years or older and must be within arms length at all times. There is no access to the diving towers or saunas.

 

Super Swim

Super SwimOpen to all ages. A variety of inflatables, all water slides, water walkway, toys and more! There is a flat-rate admission fee and everyone has access to Inflatables and waterslides. There is very limited room for recreational swimming. Children under 8 must be accompanied in the water by a responsible supervisor age 15 or older and must be within arms length at all times. Maximum 2 children per supervisor. There is no access to the diving towers or saunas. Please note: Due to the nature of the swim, small children may have limited participation due to their size and swimming abilities.

 


 


Inflatables

Inflatables are floating obstacle courses in the pool. We have various sizes so they are fun for all ages. The Works Inflatables are available during select public swims at the Aquarena. A variety of Inflatables are available during the Super Swim. To use the Inflatables during public swims you must purchase a Fun Pass at the Aquarena Customer Service Centre when paying your swim admission. Note: Access to the Inflatables is included in the admission for a Super Swim.

General Inflatable Rules

  • No locker keys or loose jewelry on the inflatable
  • Follow lifeguards instructions at all times 
  • Users must be able to swim in the section of the pool that the inflatable is in 
  • Start at edge and step onto the inflatable - no running or diving onto the ride Exit ride in feet first position 
  • Swim away when finished the ride

* Specific rules for each inflatable will be posted on the pool deck when the inflatable is in use.


 

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Updated: January 6, 2014