Aquanation Ringwood, VIC
Aquanation features a 70 metre 10 lane pool complete with diving facilities, hydrotherapy pool, dedicated learn to swim pool, large tiled toddler and children’s leisure play pool, gymnasium and café.
Designed by Peddle Thorp Architects, the facility has a regional catchment of more than one million people, and is expected to have over 800,000 visitations per year. Agrob Buchtals Geo 2.0 tile range was utilised within the entrance of Aquanation, providing a reliable floor finish for heavily frequented public spaces in a distinguishable pattern.
The 70 metre tiled pool is built to FINA standards and includes two floatation bulkheads manufactured in the USA by Stark Bulkheads. Installed by Ceramic Solutions, the bulkheads (also known as booms) ensure the pool can cater to different water activities simultaneously. Examples include lap swimming, swimming carnivals, club training and competition, diving, water polo and other programmed activities.