Cascades Leisure Complex

Cascades Leisure Complex
Cascades Leisure Complex

Cascades Leisure Complex is located in the heart of Portadown offering a range of activities and exercise classes all year round. Cascades Leisure Complex has a six-lane 33 meter pool and a minor pool for children and learners. The Complex is one of a few leisure centres in Northern Ireland to have diving boards for our customers to enjoy.

Members can now book classes 7 days in advance.


If you would like to find out how accessible venues are across our Borough visit for more information.

Disabled Go works in partnership with the Council to provide an access guide to over 450 public venues.  A range of venues are included in the guide such as leisure centres, shops, hotels, restaurants, council buildings, community centres, places of worship and many more.

Swimming Pools

The main pool is a 33.33m x 15m pool. The pool ranges in depth from 1m to allow for beginners swimming – to 4m to accommodate the diving boards. The pool can be divided into six lanes for clubs or for individual lane swimming.

The learner pool has an overall depth of 1m and has warmer water – ideal for the younger generation and learners of all ages.


Swim Admission Policy

  • Children under 8 years must never be left unsupervised
  • For your own safety, wear only appropriate, recognised swim wear. No t-shirts, rash vests, three quarter length shorts or wetsuits to be worn
  • Masks and Flippers are not allowed into the pool during public sessions
  • Babies and young children should wear only the appropriate elasticated swimwear.
  • Where the supervision or age criteria cannot be met entry to the pool will be refused

Baby Swimming Classes

  • Tuesdays: Water Tots (11.50am – 12.20pm) – Age range 1 – 2 years
  • Wednesday: Water Babies (9.30am – 10am) –  Age range 4 – 12 months
  • Saturday: Water Tots (9am – 9.30am) – Age range 2 – 4 years

We advise all parents that their babies should have had their initial course of vaccinations which is around 4 months old before beginning water babies course.

Thermal Health Suite

When you need to simply relax and unwind why not take advantage of the thermal health suite. The suite features a sauna, steam room and jacuzzi.


Cascades Leisure Complex hosts a comprehensive fitness suite offering over 40 fitness stations. The equipment mix provides a total body workout for users of all ability levels.

With a range of machines and exercises available, coupled with our expert guidance, we can quickly help you to achieve your fitness goals.

Activity Rooms

We have two activity rooms ideal for exercise classes, parties and meetings.


Please note that pool opening times do not neccessarily reflect centre opening times.

For Details of pool opening times please visit the timetable

Centre Opening Times

Monday – 7.00am – 9.30pm

Tuesday – 7.00am – 9.30pm

Wednesday – 7.00am – 9.30pm

Thursday – 7.00am – 9.30pm

Friday – 7.00am – 9.30pm

Saturday – 10.00am – 4.00pm

Sunday – Closed

Gym Opening Times

Monday – 6.45am – 9.30pm

Tuesday – 6.00am – 9.30pm

Wednesday – 6.45am – 9.30pm

Thursday – 6.00am – 9.30pm

Friday – 6.45am – 9.00pm

Saturday – 8.00am – 4.00pm

Sunday – Closed

Activities and times may be subject to change due to service needs.

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If you have any queries about visiting Cascades Leisure Complex, then please don’t hesitate to contact us by one of the methods below:

Find Us

51 Thomas St, Portadown BT62 3AF