As well as the informative news items and product information, this issue has many features and some great information on how swimming is helping our country become healthier, reasons why swimming pools are a great social and financial investment, and why staying at home to enjoy them is a great idea.
We look at the latest report by Royal Life Saving (RLS) that shows unequivocally that Australian society benefits substantially from swimming in terms of individual health benefits and in the economic benefit to the national health budget.
Australians are embracing the “staycation” – the holiday you have without leaving home, by using the equity in their homes to turn the backyard into a pool-focussed resort.
Recently named as one of the 25 coolest hotels in the world by Forbes magazine, the Elements of Byron resort has just had its second swimming pool completed, this one for adults only.
Cal Stanley looks into the problem of leaking pools and how to find and repair them with the least hassle and cost.