Swimming Fees

Activity Bookings

In 2022 we will continue to have all activities in the pool booked online. Sign in or register for your myREC account to choose the facility and available bookings of your choice. Alternatively you can also call 902-490-6666 to book an activity.

Activity bookings will be available in person, if spots are available.


NEW Fee Structure

On April 1, 2022 the Parks and Recreation Fee structure will be changing. These changes will affect all recreation services; programs, rentals, drop ins, voucher and memberships fees.  Follow the below link for more details.

New Fee Structure



You can buy a membership to the Needham, Spryfield and Sackville Sports stadium that will give you access all leisure swims, including water-exercise and lane swimming.

Memberships are also available for the Bedford Outdoor Pool and the Cole Harbour Outdoor pool.

Children must be accompanied by an adult in the water if under the age of eight. Family swims must have adults in the water regardless of age.

Membership & Drop-in Fees

What do they include?
Memberships & 10 visit facility pass include all day access to both the pool and the fitness Centre at the Sackville Sports stadium and the Captain Spry Community Centre.

1 visit pool pass includes both Aquafit and Lane Swimming.

1 visit open swim pass includes open swims and Parent & Tot.

How much does it cost?
Fees listed below are effective April 1, 2022.  PIF (Paid in full at time of Purchase) & Rolling (Fee charged automatically monthly).

(Please note that tax will be added to all prices listed below)

Adult Rates Apply to: Individuals 19 to 59 years of age.

Senior Rates Apply to: Individuals 60 years of age or older.

Student Rates Apply to:  Individuals 19 to 59 years of age.  Valid student ID required.

Youth Rates Apply to: Individuals up to and including 18 years of age.

Household Rates Apply to: A household means one adult or two adults who are cohabitating, and any children under 19 years of age residing in the same residence.

Indoor Pool Swimming fees

Indoor Pool Swimming Fees
Past Type Visits Sackville Sports Stadium Captain Spry Wavepool Needham Pool
Past Type Visits Sackville Sports Stadium Captain Spry Wavepool Needham Pool
Adult Swim Pass 1 visit $5.00 $5.00 $2.50
YTH/SNR Swim Pass 1 visit $5.00 $5.00 $2.50
Open Swim Pass (all ages) 1 visit $1.74 $1.74 $1.74
Adult Membership 1 month $40.00 $35.00 $25.00
Adult Membership 12 month $440.00 $385.00 $275.00
YTH/SNR Membership 1 month $30.00 $26.25 $18.75
YTH/SNR Membership 12 month $330.00 $288.75 $206.00
Student (19-59) 1 month $30.00 $26.25 $18.75
Student (19-59) 12 month $330.00 $288.75 $206.00
Household Membership 1 month $60.00 $55.00 $45.00
Household Membership 12 month $660.00 $605.00 $495.00

Outdoor Pool Swimming fees

Outdoor Pool Swimming fees
Pass Type Visits Bedford Outdoor Pool Cole Harbour Outdoor Pool
Pass Type Visits Bedford Outdoor Pool Cole Harbour Outdoor Pool
Lane Swim (All Ages) 1 visit $2.50 $2.50
Open Swim (All Ages) 1 visit $1.74 $1.74
Lane Swim Adult 10 visit voucher $25.00 $25.00
Lane Swim YTH/SNR/STDNT (19-59) 10 visit voucher $18.75 $18.75
Open Swim (All ages) 10 visit voucher $17.39 $17.39
Adult Summer Membership 2 month $70.00 $70.00
YTH/SNR/STDNT (19-59) Summer Membership 2 month $52.50 $52.50
Household Summer Membership 2 month $140.00 $140.00