Outdoor Rotary Pool

The Alliston Rotary Pool is open from Canada Day to Labour Day weekend annually. 

The Town of New Tecumseth has an Aquatic Wheelchair onsite at the Alliston Rotary Pool. To reserve use of the chair please speak to a Lifeguard on duty upon arriving at the pool. 

Swim Lesson & Aquatic Leadership Information

Admission Fees & Guidelines

Admission Fees 

To enter the pool area, every person must pay the respective fee below at the gate. Every person entering the pool area is subject to an entrance fee. 



(0-4 years)


(5-17 years)





Family (maximum 2 adults, 3 children)

Single swim






Group rate per person, 10 people minimum per group, $2.75.

 Public Swim Passes 

You can purchase a swim pass for access to public swim times at the Alliston Outdoor Rotary Pool. 

You must purchase a swim pass at the Alliston/New Tecumseth Recreation Centre or Tottenham Community & Fitness Centre. All family members must be present for photos to be taken for membership cards. 

Pass Type 

Fee (plus HST)

Individual swim pass 


Family pass - maximum of 2 adults, 3 children or a combination of 1 adult, 4 children


Additional Family Member 



Rules and Regulations 

 Please follow our pool rules and regulations:

  • Obey the lifeguard at all times.
  • Arrive early as entry is first come first serve and pre-determined capacities must be maintained.  
  • Please adhere to all rules and regulations in place when visiting our facilities.
  • We may close the pool at any time for safety reasons.
  • Please do not bring any floating devices or toys.
  • We will not issue refunds if the pool if closed due to inclement weather. Please review weather conditions prior to entering the pool. 
  • You must form a line when the pool reaches maximum capacity.
  • In the event of a pool fouling or mechanical issue, a complimentary pass may be provided as determined by staff onsite. 


Children 9 years and under who pass the facility swim test must be supervised by an adult who is 14 years or older, pays the daily admission fee, and remains within the pool enclosure dressed in swim wear. 

Supervision Required by Age


Supervision Required


9 years and under

1 adult

Maximum 2 non-swimmers within arm's reach

9 years and under

1 adult

Maximum of 6 non-swimmers all in Personal Flotation Devices (PFD's) within arm's reach

10 - 13 years

1 adult

Supervising adult must remain within the facility. No maximum number of swimmers. 

Swim Tests

We require a Facility Swim Test run by a Lifeguard for anyone who is 6 - 9 years of age.

A Swim Test consists of:

  • Swimming continuously for 15 metres
  • Treading water for one minute

Lifeguards run Swim Tests during public swim times. They will provide a red or green wristband to everyone who completes the Test. Individuals who are 10 years and older are not required to complete a swim test.

Demonstrating your swimming skills

A lifeguard can ask you to demonstrate your swimming skills for safety reasons at any time. 

Swim Schedule 

Explore the daily activities that are offered at the pool.


The 2024 Swim Schedule will be posted in May. 

Drop In Swim Activities 

 The Town of New Tecumseth offers various outdoor swim activities including public swim, lane swimming, parent and tot swim, family swim, inclusive swim and aqua zumba. 

Aqua Zumba

Aqua Zumba (14 years+) Structured like a standard Zumba class, Aqua Zumba entails dancing to motivational music with unique dance moves and combinations—except it's in water. Low-impact, high-energy aquatic exercise! A fitness drop in fee applies to attend Aqua Zumba. This activity is not included in a pool or fitness membership. 

Family Swim

A Family swim is designed for adults and children to enjoy together. We invite all caregivers and children in their younger years to try this quieter swim time. 

Inclusive Swim  
Inclusive swim is designed for individuals with special needs. We invite all caregivers and individuals to try this quieter swim time. Caregivers are not charged  admission. An aquatic wheelchair is available for use by reservation. 
Lane Swim

During lane swimming, the deep end of the pool is divided into lanes so that determined swimmers can benefit from a structured environment and concentrate on their strokes.

Public Swim
Public Swim is an ideal time for people of all ages and abilities, whether you are an advanced swimmer or new to the aquatic world, to enjoy our pool. The 2024 Summer season is operating on a drop in basis.