Aquatic & Recreation Services
  • The Guidelines for Outdoor Seasonal Pools have been released! Click HERE to download a copy.
  • The Guide for Benchmarking Energy and Indoor Environmental Quality of Aquatic Centres in Victoria has been released. For more info, click HERE.




Industry Services
  • ARV INDUSTRY AWARDS AND GALA 2016: Tropical theme and 2 new categories!  Nominations open 22 January.  Read more HERE. Download the Sponsorship Prospectus HERE.
  • BECOME AN ARV MEMBER: don't sit back and spectate.  Drive your industry!  Get involved, make a contribution, leave a legacy, be a member! Details HERE.
  • AIRACTIVE & ARV TEAM UP! Want to get better numbers through your programs and classes?  AirActive may be able to help.  Click HERE for more.





Mattioli Newsletter - May 2016

ARV Welcomes Heliocol Victoria as Diamond Presenting Partner for Vic. Country Pools Conference

ARV Releases Energy Benchmarking Study for Aquatic Centres

NSPF Certified Pool Operator Courses Now Available in Victoria

Onwards and Upwards in 2016 for Swim Australia and ASCTA

ARV Industry Awards Sponsorship Prospectus

Water Play Launch in Ballarat (video)


World Surf League Acquires Major Stake in Kelly Slater's Wave Pool Company

St Kilda Adventure Playground’s Future Threatened

Corangamite Divided Over Swimming Pool Stoush

Yarra River in Templestowe Could Become Home to Victorian-First Paddle Sport Centre

Orange Aqautic Centre a Victim of its Own Success

Nipper Numbers on Gold Coast in Dire Need of Rescue

Torquay Pool Fight Continues

Cranbourne Swimming Pool Destroyed by Vandals

Aquatic Centre's National Award

Lack of Sporting Facilities Among Top Priorities in Castlemaine Ahead of Federal Election

Ian Thorpe Starts Pool Cleaning Business

We are all Swimmers

Hume City Council to Spend Big in Sunbury

Gympie Memorial Pool Faces End of an Era

Getting Fit is About to Cost a Whole lot More

Gladstone's Unique Aqua Therapy Service Undergoes Major Change

Wollongong CC Reveals Plans to Overhaul Beaton Park Sports Precinct

$100m Centre Finally Get Name

Swimming Australia Participation Opportunities

How to beat the Flu & Keep Energy Levels up this Winter

Better planning of Open Space will Enhance City Liveability

Whittlesea Council Budget all About Priorities

Healthy Living the Focus of Rural Expo

Floating Solar is key to our Future

Newly Opened $3.6m Riverland Backpackers Resort

Jump! Swim Schools Gold Coast wins Biz Oscars

Colbinabbin Residents Start Campaign to Save Town Pool

Giving Kids a Say is Important When it Comes to Playground Redevelopment

Working it Out: Do we Really Need to Pay for Exercise?

Melbourne is Getting An Enormous Wave Pool

Sport is the Most Unifying Tool for Peace in the World

Ararat Pool Open For Business

Premier Daniel Andrews Opens Ararat Outdoor Olympic Pool

Parramatta's only Pool to be Demolished for a new Sports Stadium

Off-Field win for Tigers over Leisure Centres

Black Hatt Pub Owner Kylee Clasper Saves Portarlington Swimming Pool

Pool Partnerships can Save Young Lives

Arnold Schwarzenegger back for Formula One Grand Prix

Maytronics Drowning Prevention Systems and Pool Cleaners

Swim Australia Teacher Courses