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Wyndham City

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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

Wyndham City (2018-2019)

11.50

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

2.95

All Councils (2018-2019)

1.90

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 3.50 2.13 1.68
2016-2017 3.50 2.23 1.71
2017-2018 2.50 1.88 1.61
2018-2019 11.50 2.95 1.90

Wyndham City Council Says...

More inspections completed than required for aquatic facilities. Increased inspections occur during the warmer months. Council facilities have more than one pool at the site which contributes to the higher number of inspections as each pool has its own testing done.

Reportable safety incidents at aquatic facilities

Number of WorkSafe reportable aquatic facility safety incidents

Wyndham City (2018-2019)

15.00

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

4.56

All Councils (2018-2019)

1.64

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 38.00 5.00 1.86
2016-2017 5.00 2.11 1.36
2017-2018 14.00 3.78 1.53
2018-2019 15.00 4.56 1.64

Wyndham City Council Says...

Western Leisure Services is committed to maximising safety for employees, members and guests whilst providing fun experiences in the aquatic environment. The number of incidents notified to WorkSafe reflects our ongoing proactive and positive reporting culture, and remains within target range.

Cost of indoor aquatic facilities per visit

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

Wyndham City (2018-2019)

$0.31

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$1.76

All Councils (2018-2019)

$3.15

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $-0.12 $1.45 $2.82
2016-2017 $-0.07 $1.62 $2.76
2017-2018 $-0.15 $1.54 $2.79
2018-2019 $0.31 $1.76 $3.15

Wyndham City Council Says...

The direct cost to Council of providing indoor aquatic facilities per visit is favourable and falls within the target. The result reflects the entire AquaPulse facility including aquatic areas, health club, cafe, merchandise, creche and additional program/services.

Cost of outdoor aquatic facilities per visit

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

Wyndham City (2018-2019)

$5.09

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

$8.90

All Councils (2018-2019)

$12.08

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 $10.42 $10.91 $11.65
2016-2017 $6.59 $8.93 $12.03
2017-2018 $4.30 $9.68 $11.66
2018-2019 $5.09 $8.90 $12.08

Wyndham City Council Says...

Costs for outdoor aquatic facilities are higher than last year, however remain within target.

Number of visits to aquatic facilities per head of municipal population

Number of visits to aquatic facilities per head of municipal population

Wyndham City (2018-2019)

4.00

Similar Councils (2018-2019)

3.80

All Councils (2018-2019)

5.11

Performance Trend

Reporting Period Wyndham City Similar Councils All Councils
2015-2016 4.02 4.38 5.26
2016-2017 4.38 3.64 5.27
2017-2018 4.00 3.76 5.10
2018-2019 4.00 3.80 5.11

Wyndham City Council Says...

Attendance data for aquatic facilities includes all attendances to the venue, not just aquatic entries and this has remained steady.