Lake Inverell

Free Learn to Swim Classes

Platypus Paddlers

In 2018, Council is hosting a series of free learn to swim classes with BEST Employment Ltd.

Classes will continue in Term 3 at the heated Inverell Pool for preschool-aged children. The program runs for 7 weeks, with a compulsory free first aid class in week one, followed by 6 free swimming lessons as follows:

  • Wednesday, 1 August 2018: CPR class
  • Wednesday, 8 August 2018 – Wednesday 12 September: Weekly 30-minute lessons for 6 weeks.

If you are interested please complete the Enrolment Form and return it by email to

The features of the program include:

  • Free CPR workshop for parent/guardian;
  • Free bus travel for residents in Tingha and South Inverell;
  • Accredited AustSwim female teacher;
  • Classes will also be available in Term 4 at Inverell and Ashford Pools;
Learn To Swim - Term 3

Platypus Paddlers is a joint initiative of Best Employment and Inverell Shire Council and is funded under the Water Safety Community Grant.

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Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm

General Manager
PO Box 138 Inverell NSW 2360

Administration Centre

144 Otho Street
Inverell NSW 2360

Phone: (02) 6728 8288
Fax: (02) 6728 8277
ABN: 72 695 204 530


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