Discover the best swimming spots in Gloucester, where the opportunities in Gloucester and Barrington Tops make it feel like the local swimming season runs year round…Options range from doing laps in comfy heated pools in town, easy wading from pebbly riverbanks in the district park, launching yourself into longer swimming sections at scenic river crossings nearby, or taking a refreshing dip at waterfalls high in Barrington Tops. For extra fun on the water, our rivers are well-suited to canoes, kayaks, rubber rings and lilos – the perfect accessories for a season of swimming in Gloucester.
• HOW: For swimming around Gloucester & Barrington Tops pick up a swimming brochure at the Gloucester Visitor Information Centre or download the brochure here.
• COST: Free
• CONTACT: Pick up a free map at Gloucester Visitor Information Centre at 27 Denison Street. Call 6538 5252