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Swimming at Bonsor

Reservations Required

Advance reservation and payment is required. Burnaby residents have priority registration and can register in advance of non-residents for programs and activities which are in Webreg. No drop-ins.

What you need to know

  • Come dressed and ready to swim, and leave your valuables at home. There is limited access to change rooms, showers and washrooms.
  • We encourage you to arrive and to leave with your swim suit on. Lockers are now available for use. Please bring your own lock.
  • No lap lanes during Public and Family Swims
  • Entry into the pool area will be from the pool lobby check in desk
  • No refunds for reservations once booked
  • Due to the limited number of available recreations sessions and to allow more community members to enjoy our facilities, if you are 10+ minutes late for your booking, your spot may be given away to another participant.

Swim Schedule

  • Schedules are subject to change

Effective June 28-September 10

Note: On small screen devices, tap the green arrow icons (< >) to scroll through the schedule.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Public Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

7-8 PM

 

 

 

7-8 PM

4-5 PM

5:30-6:30 PM

 


Family Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

 


7-8 PM

2:30-3:30 PM

10:30-11:30 AM

12-1 PM

Lap Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

8-8:45 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8:15-9 PM

 

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM
*no shallow end

10:30-11:15 AM
*no shallow end

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8:15-9 PM

 

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM
*no shallow end

10:30-11:15 AM
*no shallow end

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8:15-9 PM

7-7:45 PM 

8:15-9 PM

1:30-2:15 PM

2:30-3:15 PM

3:30-4:15 PM

Parent & Child Leisure Swim

No drop-ins. Register online »

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

7-7:45 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8:15-9 PM

8-8:45 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8-8:45 AM

9:15-10 AM

10:30-11:15 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

12:45-1:30 PM

1:45-2:30 PM

8:15-9 PM

7-7:45 PM 

8:15-9 PM

1:30-2:15 PM

2:30-3:15 PM

3:30-4:15 PM

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AquaFit Schedule

  • No drop-ins. Register online »
  • Classes cancelled on July 1 (Canada Day) and August 2 (BC Day)
  • All levels welcome
  • Schedules are subject to change

Effective June 28-September 10

Note: On small screen devices, tap the green arrow icons (< >) to scroll through the schedule.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

9:15-10 AM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

9:15-10 AM 

11:45 AM-12:30 PM

11:45 AM-12:30 PM 9:15-10 AM
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Fees

Prices do not include tax.

Preschool (3 years & under) Free
Child (4-12 years) $2.67
Teen (13-18 years) $4.00
Student (19-25 years with valid student ID) $4.00
Adult (19-64 years) $5.24
Senior (65+ years) $4.00
Family Swim  $2.37 per person
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Swimming Lessons

Register for swimming lessons. Lessons are available for preschool, children and teens. Private and semi-private lessons are also available for all ages and abilities. Learn more »

Want to become a Lifeguard and Swimming Instructor? Here's how »

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Pool Features

  • 6 lane 25 m lap pool (4 ft – 12 ft)
  • 2 ft - 4 ft shallow end
  • Leisure pool
    • 35 ft x 24 ft
    • 2 ft to 2.75 ft deep 
    • Operating temperatures between 35-36 degrees Celsius 
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool
  • 1 m diving board open during public and family swim
  • Rope swing (closed)
  • 1 accessible lift - able to go in both shallow and deep end of main pool area only 
  • 2 water wheel chairs for transfers/shower usage
  • Male and female change rooms (limited access) as well as deck washrooms
  • No family change room. Family/accessible area available on deck (2 stalls, no showers)
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Visitor Information

Location: 6550 Bonsor Avenue, Burnaby  Community Centre Map Icon  Map 

Contact Us:
24-hour Info & General Inquiries: 604-297-4597
55+ Centre: 604-297-4580 

Parking: Park at Bonsor only during the time you are actually visiting the complex. If you plan to go to the mall or surrounding businesses before or after your visit with us, please take your vehicle with you. The city parking bylaw restricts use of our parking lot to Bonsor Complex customers only. Vehicles in violation of the bylaw may be ticketed or towed. Car pool or use alternative forms of transportation on special event days when parking spaces are in particularly high demand.

4 electric vehicle charging stations are available.

For public transit information, please visit Translink Trip Planner.

Hours

Accessible Features: washrooms, elevators, aquatic wheelchairs, aquatic pool lift

Accessible Parking Reminder: Please have your decal visible when using the accessible parking spaces. To obtain a decal, contact SPARC of BC at 604-718-7744.

No Stopping Zone: The fire zone adjacent to the fields is designated and signed No Stopping Zone. Vehicles in this zone will be ticketed and/ or towed.