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Surf Coast Shire

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

Surf Coast Shire (2018-2019)

1.00

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

1.14

All Councils (2018-2019)

1.90

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Surf Coast Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 0.00 1.01 1.68
2016-2017 1.00 1.15 1.71
2017-2018 1.00 0.95 1.61
2018-2019 1.00 1.14 1.90

Surf Coast Shire Council Says...

A health inspection of Council's single aquatic facility continues to be conducted once every calendar year.

Reportable safety incidents at aquatic facilities

Number of WorkSafe reportable aquatic facility safety incidents

Surf Coast Shire (2018-2019)

0.00

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

0.29

All Councils (2018-2019)

1.64

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Surf Coast Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 0.00 0.56 1.86
2016-2017 0.00 0.67 1.36
2017-2018 0.00 0.28 1.53
2018-2019 0.00 0.29 1.64

Surf Coast Shire Council Says...

There were no reportable incidents during 2018-19.

Cost of indoor aquatic facilities per visit

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

Surf Coast Shire (2018-2019)

Service not provided

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$5.85

All Councils (2018-2019)

$3.15

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Surf Coast Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 Service not provided $5.39 $2.82
2016-2017 Service not provided $5.12 $2.76
2017-2018 Service not provided $5.13 $2.79
2018-2019 Service not provided $5.85 $3.15

Surf Coast Shire Council Says...

Council does not operate an indoor aquatic facility.

Cost of outdoor aquatic facilities per visit

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

Surf Coast Shire (2018-2019)

$6.17

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$16.05

All Councils (2018-2019)

$12.08

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Surf Coast Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $8.40 $15.72 $11.65
2016-2017 $8.13 $17.43 $12.03
2017-2018 $6.89 $15.67 $11.66
2018-2019 $6.17 $16.05 $12.08

Surf Coast Shire Council Says...

Utilisation of the Winchelsea pool in 2019 reflected a 17% increase on 2018 visitation rates resulting in a decrease in the service cost per visit.

Number of visits to aquatic facilities per head of municipal population

Number of visits to aquatic facilities per head of municipal population

Surf Coast Shire (2018-2019)

0.30

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

4.38

All Councils (2018-2019)

5.11

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Surf Coast Shire Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 0.24 4.55 5.26
2016-2017 0.23 4.88 5.27
2017-2018 0.26 4.32 5.10
2018-2019 0.30 4.38 5.11

Surf Coast Shire Council Says...

Council operates an outdoor pool at Winchelsea on a seasonal basis. Utilisation is influenced by fluctuations in weather conditions. Attendance was strong in the 2018-19 summer season due to good weather, a well presented facility and effective programming.