Kidsafe’s national Save the Date campaign calls on all pool and spa owners to sign up to Kidsafe’s “Pool Party” event on Facebook and pledge to check the safety of their pool or spa barrier when they change their clocks at the beginning of daylight saving time on Sunday October 1.
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While the newly released Royal Life Saving National Drowning Report 2017 shows an overall increase in total drowning deaths, in a positive sign for the swimming pool industry it also showed the number of children under five who drowned in a swimming pool has declined when compared to the ten-year averag
A new initiative to acknowledge the professional development of industry members was launched at the SPASA Convention in Sydney in August.
The Australian Swim Schools Association (ASSA) held their second annual Conference recently in Darwin. With more than 200 participants, expectations were well exceeded, a fact CEO Ross Gage puts down to the high calibre of presenters including five from overseas.
SPASA WA has held its first Pool, Spa & Outdoor Living Expo on September 9-10 at Claremont Showgrounds after acquiring the business from MH Nominees earlier this year.
The SPASA Australia Pool of the Year has been won by Western Australian pool builder Quality Dolphin Pools.
Energy providers have been preparing the public for the possibility of demand-side management (DSM) – by which pool pumps could be remotely turned off – through a series of articles in mainstream media.
SPASA Victoria says its Winter Spa & Pool Show was a great success this August 12-13, hosting almost 4000 consumers over two days.
Brisbane-based Ecozen Pools + Landscapes has purchased the multi-award winning Sunshine Coast pool builder, Pool Fab.
Michael Sessler, business development vice president of Magen Eco-Energy, manufacturer of Heliocol solar heating systems talks about the segmentation of the solar market, consumers’ environmental considerations and how Aussies have a great sense of humour
The amazing Dr Jason Fox, a modern-day wizard rogue and leadership guru, was one of the headlining speakers at the inaugural SPASA Convention at Doltone House.
Andrew Fenwick, a retired Australian engineer who worked extensively in the UK before retiring with his wife and children to Thailand, has died together with his 10 year old son Jason in a tragic accident after trying to repair a pool pump in their home.
The Swimming Pool & Spa Association of Australia (SPASA Australia) has acquired the SPLASH! brand from The Intermedia Group (TIG) and Interpoint Events (IE).
The National Gallery of Victoria launched their Pool exhibition in style last week with kids adorned in floaties, pool toys in hand, frolicking in an11m-long real life but still artistic representation of a swimming pool.
SPASA Australia has appointed Peter Holland as its registered training organisation (RTO) manager to expand its training and education division nationwide.
Watertech Services International Pty Ltd, owner and manufacturer of the Enviroswim fresh water sanitiser, has appointed Carl Richards as general manager of the company.