• Draft Climate Change Policy to go on public exhibition
    In an effort to address the changing climate affecting the Cessnock Local Government Area, Council has developed a draft Climate Change Policy. The community are encouraged to provide feedback on the Policy during the public exhibition period. The draft Climate Change Policy will be on public exhibition from the 26 February until the 25 March 2020. 
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Branxton Pool

Branxton Pool is now open.

Branxton Pool is located at the corner of Maitland Road and the New England Highway. The pool is a 6 lane, 33 metre pool with ramp access. Bring along your toddler for some fun, the pool offers a covered toddler pool with step entry and water play features.

Other facilities include:

  • Kiosk facilities
  • Change rooms (including accessible change room and toilet)
  • Small grandstand
  • Picnic shelters and seating
  • Grassed area’s for picnics or parties

    For more information please contact Branxton Pool on 02 4938 1450. Branxton Pool will close in March.

Aqua Zumba

Zumba with Milly is on every Wednesday from 9.30am to 10.30am at Branxton Pool. The hour long class is loads of fun and good for your health. The low-impact high energy exercise is great for all ages and all fitness levels. If you plan to come along costs are $4.50 for pool entry plus the cost of the class payable to the class instructor. For more details visit or head to Zumba with Milly’s Facebook page.  You can also contact Milly on 0414 43 55 76 or .

Opening Hours

 Monday - Friday                6.00am - 6.00pm 
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 7.00am - 6.00pm
 Please Note:
  • Pool open October to March.
  • Opening hours are subject to weather conditions and special events.
  •  Lap swimming only prior to 9am.

Pool Entry
For more information on pool entry and passes click here.

Swimming Clubs and Learn to Swim/Squad enquiries
Branxton Greta Amateur Swim Club – Friday Club night, Swim Squad Training.          

Booking and Carnival Schedule

A list of the 2019/2020 carnival schedule will be released in October and updated throughout the season. Flyers and advertisements are placed at each pool to advise of carnivals and reduced public access during carnivals.