Kootingal-Moonbi and District War Memorial Swimming Pool

Kootingal and Moonbi War Memorial Swimming Pool building and surroundingsKootingal and Moonbi War Memorial Swimming Pool entrance

This memorial swimming centre features a half-sized Olympic pool. 

In 1969, tenders were called for the filtration plant of the pool, and after several years of work, the pool was opened by the NSW Minister for Public Works, the Hon. Davis Hughes on 30 November 1971. It was built at a cost of $68,000. The State Government provided a quarter of the cost and the rest was met by the local residents and Cockburn Shire Council. The State Government funded numerous War Memorial Swimming Pools throughout NSW around this time.



Tamworth Regional Council
Kootingal - Moonbi & District
War Memorial Swimming Pool 

21 Denman Avenue
Kootingal NSW 2352
Local Government Area
  • Tamworth Regional Council
  • Roadside
Memorial type
  • Swimming pool/swimming centre
Recorded by
Graham Wilson OAM
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
Dedication date
30 November 1971
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