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Over 17,000 Backyard Pools in Perth Failed Safety Inspections

Over 17,000 Backyard Pools in Perth Failed Safety Inspections Figures gathered by The Sunday Times reveal that more than 17,000 backyard pools across Perth failed safety standards in the past year. Under the WA law, backyard pools are required to undergo inspection every four years. Based on the turnout of last year’s survey, 29 councils […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:06+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on Over 17,000 Backyard Pools in Perth Failed Safety Inspections

Pool Safety Devices for Your Backyard Pool

Pool Safety Devices for Your Backyard Pool Swimming pools are a great addition to anybody’s home. It provides a place for relaxation, exercise, and even  parties. Aside from recreation, backyard pools potentially  increases the real estate value of your home. Undoubtedly, it brings a lot of benefits. However without the proper pool safety devices, it […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:06+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Pool Safety Devices for Your Backyard Pool

A Call for Mandatory Swimming and Water Safety Lessons for Australian Children

A Call for Mandatory Swimming and Water Safety Lessons for Australian Children Swimming and water safety lessons should be mandatory for all children, Leisa Hart of the Sydney Morning Herald wrote in an article. She said that it’s unbelievable that numerous children don’t have early water safety lesson despite the ubiquitous backyard pools and beaches. […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:06+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on A Call for Mandatory Swimming and Water Safety Lessons for Australian Children

Record High Summer Temperature Hits Sydney

Record High Summer Temperature Hits Sydney Sydneysiders have sweated through another sweltering night with the temperature not dropping below 24 degrees celsius. It is the seventh hot night in a 9-day record high temperature hitting 35 C and above–equaling that bygone summer of 1895-96, according to Sydney’s Observatory Hill. The city endured a temperature above […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:06+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on Record High Summer Temperature Hits Sydney

An Olympic-sized Swimming Pool in ANU’s Civic Campus?

An Olympic-sized Swimming Pool in ANU’s Civic Campus? A 25 metre six-lane pool is expected to open in Australian National University’s Civic campus in February 2019. The indoor pool is part of a $14 million multipurpose recreation establishment inside the campus. Aside from the pool, the recreational facility will also include a 24/7 gym and […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:06+00:00 February 17th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on An Olympic-sized Swimming Pool in ANU’s Civic Campus?

InGround Pools: Everything You Need to Know

InGround Pools: Everything You Need to Know In places like Australia where days can get really hot, one can find solace in a resort-style home that provides relief from the discomforts brought by the weather. And while many are planning for a pool installation to have a backyard swimming pool,  it’s important to keep in […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:07+00:00 February 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on InGround Pools: Everything You Need to Know

Would you still swim in your city’s river? Get a glimpse of the past when Australians swim in urban rivers

Would you still swim in your city’s river? Get a glimpse of the past when Australians swim in urban rivers While most Australians love beaches and pool parties, the country has a vibrant past when people enjoy swimming in rivers and lakes especially those in urban areas. Marco Amati and Sally McPhee from RMIT University […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:07+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Would you still swim in your city’s river? Get a glimpse of the past when Australians swim in urban rivers

Australians Warned Against Overindulging Under the Sun

Australians Warned Against Overindulging Under the Sun This season of poolside and beach parties, when music festivals and outdoors events are lit, Australians are urged to keep themselves safe from heat-related illnesses. Dr. Michael Gannon president of the Australian Medical Association told Canberra Times, that the hot weather combined with the party atmosphere could trouble some […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:07+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on Australians Warned Against Overindulging Under the Sun

21 Swimming Pool Party Essentials

21 Swimming Pool Party Essentials Summer is finally here! It’s time to go out in the sun and soak up in your backyard swimming pools. The summer is more fun if you can tag along your friends for a swimming pool party. And as you prepare for your next pool party, we give you this […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:07+00:00 December 28th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on 21 Swimming Pool Party Essentials

“World’s Most Expensive,” a creative campaign that urges families to keep watch this summer

“World’s Most Expensive,” a creative campaign that urges families to keep watch this summer The one and a half minute video opens with Matt Preston introducing a seemingly new TV show, “World’s Most Expensive”. He then introduced the world’s most expensive pizza. The price of the said pizza is quite shocking. In the video, Preston […]

By | 2017-08-30T14:47:07+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on “World’s Most Expensive,” a creative campaign that urges families to keep watch this summer