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Strait Area Pool

The Strait Area Pool opened in 1977. It consists of a 6 lane 25 metre saltwater pool and a wading pool, both of which are used for Learn to Swim programming, Water Exercises, and Recreational Swimming. It is also a home to the PHAST Swim team.

The Strait Area Pool closes for the summer on June 30th. The pool will re-open in the Fall.

Phone: 1-902-625-2594

Our facilities include:

  • A seating area on the deck or in the bleachers for parents and friends to watch lessons or other activities
  • Full changing rooms with showers and lockers
  • Fully qualified lifeguards on duty at all times
  • Access to changing areas, the pool and recreation room for patrons with limited mobility

Under 5yrs must be accompanied by an adult in the pool.

Inflatable obstacle course: ages 6 and up.

Latest Pool News

Notice of Pool Closure

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Please note, the Strait Area Pool will be closed at 4pm today. Apologies for any inconvenience.

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Notice of Pool Closure

2023/2024 Holiday Schedule

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The Town of Port Hawkesbury would like to provide residents with a schedule of holiday closure dates for all departments, the PHCC Arena, Strait Area Pool, Fitness Centre, and information on garbage collection and Christmas tree chipping and drop-off.

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2023/2024 Holiday Schedule

Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion

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Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion including Emergency First Aid will be available for ages 13 and up on January 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th from 9AM-4PM. Please note: The fitness and endurance requirements are physically challenging.

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Lifesaving Society Bronze Medallion
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