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Yarra City

Profile Performance

Provision of indoor and outdoor aquatic facilities to the community and visitors for wellbeing, water safety, sport and recreation

Health inspections of aquatic facilities

Number of inspections by an authorised officer carried out per Council aquatic facility

Yarra City (2016-2017)

4.33

Similar Councils (2016-2017)

2.48

All Councils (2016-2017)

1.71

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Yarra City Similar Councils All Councils
2014-2015 2.00 2.09 1.68
2015-2016 3.00 2.36 1.68
2016-2017 4.33 2.48 1.71

Yarra City Council Says...

Additional inspections were carried out on spa pools in 2016/17.

Reportable safety incidents at aquatic facilities

Number of WorkSafe reportable aquatic facility safety incidents

Yarra City (2016-2017)

0.00

Similar Councils (2016-2017)

2.26

All Councils (2016-2017)

1.36

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Yarra City Similar Councils All Councils
2014-2015 0.00 2.79 1.30
2015-2016 1.00 2.79 1.86
2016-2017 0.00 2.26 1.36

Yarra City Council Says...

No reportable safety incidents occurred during the period.

Cost of indoor aquatic facilities per visit

Direct cost to council (less any income received) of providing indoor aquatic facilities per visit

Yarra City (2016-2017)

$0.49

Similar Councils (2016-2017)

$0.46

All Councils (2016-2017)

$2.76

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Yarra City Similar Councils All Councils
2014-2015 $1.14 $0.79 $2.86
2015-2016 $1.18 $0.54 $2.82
2016-2017 $0.49 $0.46 $2.76

Yarra City Council Says...

Significantly improved revenue, and to a lesser extent reduced expenditure, has reduced the cost per visit for 2016/17 compared to previous years.

Cost of outdoor aquatic facilities per visit

Direct cost to council (less any income received) of providing outdoor aquatic facilities per visit

Yarra City (2016-2017)

Service not provided

Similar Councils (2016-2017)

$5.57

All Councils (2016-2017)

$12.03

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Yarra City Similar Councils All Councils
2014-2015 Service not provided $6.52 $13.45
2015-2016 Service not provided $6.22 $11.65
2016-2017 Service not provided $5.57 $12.03

Yarra City Council Says...

All City of Yarra pools are defined as indoor pools under the LGPRF guidelines.

Number of visits to aquatic facilities per head of municipal population

Number of visits to aquatic facilities per head of municipal population

Yarra City (2016-2017)

11.96

Similar Councils (2016-2017)

7.32

All Councils (2016-2017)

5.27

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Yarra City Similar Councils All Councils
2014-2015 11.80 7.02 5.00
2015-2016 11.63 6.86 5.26
2016-2017 11.96 7.32 5.27

Yarra City Council Says...

This continues to be a strong result and reflects significantly higher than average utilisation compared to the All Councils' average result.

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