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Today’s government announcement regarding kids sport

Whilst we are thrilled to have Saturday 13th June announced today as a reopening date, we are still awaiting confirmation of number restrictions in classes and the venue as they apply to us. At this stage, all the information we have is as stated in the media release: “Some indoor recreational facilities including pools and […]

Concert series to educate families about water safety

A new initiative from Kids Alive is set to entertain and educate families about water safety. The Kids Alive ‘Couch Concerts’ was a series of free online events starting June 1 to help families with little ones learn how to navigate water safety. Founder Laurie Lawrence said the concept was developed in response to the […]

Squads are back!

We’re one small step closer to being able to re-open with the NSW Government allowing Swimming Squads to return to the pool (with some restrictions). After 9 weeks of sleep ins, coach Jackie Barck & members of our Gold Squad returned to the pool at 4.45am this morning. We have morning, afternoon & Saturday squad […]

Have you downloaded the COVIDSafe App?

The COVIDSafe app is part of the Governments work to slow the spread of COVID-19. Having confidence so they can find and contain outbreaks quickly will mean governments can ease restrictions while still keeping Australians safe. The new COVIDSafe app is completely voluntary. Downloading the app is something you can do to protect you, your […]

Update on easing of restrictions and what it means for us. 11/05/20

Last Friday, the Prime Minister outlined the baseline of 3 step approach to easing restrictions. He left it up to each state and territory to consider their own timeline based on their own circumstances. NSW announced yesterday that we will commence step one on Friday 15th May. Our premier did not commit to the date […]

Mothers Day Colouring In to download

We think that every Mum, every parent, is a superhero, and those superpowers are truly being tested in the past few weeks! We all are facing challenges – whether they be emotional, social, financial, at work, at home with children, homeschooling, supporting loved ones who have lost their income and/or professional identity, caring for elderly […]

HAVING TROUBLE STAYING MOTIVATED TO EXERCISE AT HOME? WE’VE GOT YOU COVERED!

We have 2 exciting announcements today in this regard! 1. Great news – our friends at Atmosphere Health and Fitness have today released a fantastic timetable of online classes, and have invited our Nepean Swim and Fitness families to participate, free of charge! All you need to do is subscribe to the AHF Youtube channel: […]

The top 5 silver linings of being in isolation.

There’s no denying that the last couple of weeks have been very difficult. Frightening, inconvenient, frustrating, restrictive and yes, being home with the family all the time can drive you mad. Most upsetting for us is that were not able to continue your child’s learn to swim education at this time, but everyone has the […]

We’re going on a Super Paddles hunt!

Big news! For all of you participating in neighbourhood bear hunts, you can now look out for our very own Super Paddles! He is in windows in homes in locations including Jordan Springs, Penrith, Cambridge Park, Cranebrook and Emu Plains…..can you spot him? Take a pic and post in the comments with suburb if so […]

The Time We Spring Cleaned the World

If you are finding it hard to explain to your children why we all have to stay at home right now, this lovely poem might help. The world it got so busy, There were people all around. They left their germs behind them; In the air and on the ground. These germs grew bigger and […]