News/Blog VIEW ALL NEWS
Pelican Park is celebrating 20 years!
Celebrate 20 years with us at Pelican Park Recreation Centre from Saturday 2 December with celebrations across the week!
Date: Sunday 3 December
Time: 12pm - 4pm
All activities and classes during the community celebration will be FREE to members and guests.
Why Spring Swimming is Vital for a Safe Summer
Spring is already here and with summer just around the corner, it is vital to consider how you can support your child to be water-safe and ready to enjoy swimming and aquatic activities ahead of the warmer season. Read more to learn why swimming preparation in spring is vital for a safe summer.
Let’s get moving with Non- Exercise Activity Thermogenesis (NEAT)
NEAT, or non-exercise activity thermogenesis, refers to the energy we expend through everyday activities. Find out how small changes in your daily life can have a big impact on overall health and fitness.
The Risks of Swimming Alone
Swimming with companions reduces the risks involved with swimming alone, such as absence of immediate assistance, vulnerability to accidents and reduced recognition of potential health risks. Read on to learn more about these risks and how important it is for children and weak or non-swimmers to swim safely with responsible peers.