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Indoor Sport Facilities
Bathurst Aquatic Centre
Bathurst has a great aquatic centre right downtown, and it offers many different programs including public swimming, lap swimming, and water aerobics. The pool and mezzanine are available for rentals.
Reception - 548-0729
Kids Korner - 548-0492
Management - 548-0466
558 King Ave
Phone: (506) 548-0729
K.C. Irving Regional Center
This beautiful multi-purpose facility is designed to suit the widest possible range of exhibition & spectator- orientated events:
-Trade & Consumer Shows
-Professional hockey exhibitions
-Ice Shows and figure skating
-Circuses,rodeos, and animal shows
-Concerts and stage shows
-Religious and political gatherings
-Large meetings & conventions
-Vehicle races & competitions
-Special pageants & festivals
850 St Anne Street
Phone: (506) 548-0410
Located in the Canada Games Pavilion on St. George Street in Bathurst.
The Pavilion gymnasium is available for rental to the general public, groups, and organizations on an hourly and daily basis. We offer limited equipment for badminton, indoor tennis, floor hockey and an open gymnasium for your own recreational use. Users will be required to bring their own rackets, plastic blade hockey sticks, etc.
Join us for a fun night of badminton each Tuesday evening from 6:45 to 8:45 pm. Just bring your racket and we will do the rest. The cost is $3 per person. Contact : Remi Doucet at 545-0932 or Steven Christie at 546-3717. See you there !!
Mondays and Thursdays from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, October to April 1st
$5 per night, birds included, everyone welcome!
DUSTY SNEAKERS (50+) Seniors' Only
Come on ! Shake the dust off those sneakers and get ready to join us in the gymnasium of the Canada Games Pavilion on Tuesday and Thursday mornings at 10:00 am. Call 548-0410 for more information on this exciting and popular exercise program for mature adults.
150 St-George Street
Phone: (506) 548-0400
Baseball / Softball Fields
Coronation Park - (4 fields)
Dobson & Vickers
Bathurst , NB
Buffalo & McLaggan
For reservations from June to August please contact:
Parks Recreation & Tourism Dept.
Phone: (506) 548-0410
ESN High School
Reservation from September to May
Phone: (506) 547-2785
Beaches and Boating
You'll find fun, food, and a scenic view at the Bathurst Marina, located at Youghall beach.
-Guest berths with water, fuel, and electrical hookups for all your boating needs.
-Full shower and washroom facilities.
-Restaurant with meals (7 days a week) served indoors or on the scenic terrace.
-Bar with live entertainment on summer weekends.
The Bathurst Marina is located directly across from Youghall beach park.
1555 Queen Elizabeth Drive
Phone: (506) 547-1166
Youghall Beach / Park
Youghall Beach Park is a great meeting place for all ages, offering you swimming, volleyball, windsurfing, or just lazing in the sun! The park is fully operational from June to August and offers lifeguards for your peace of mind. Come enjoy our golden sands and beautiful blue waters!
Facilities include canteen area, change rooms and washroom, picnic gazebo, picnic area, playground, boardwalks.
Golf and Country Clubs
Gowan Brae Golf and Country Club
This challenging 18 hole golf course is one of the most picturesque in Atlantic Canada. Golfers maintain that no matter how good or bad a shot you make, you'll always have a great view from the waterside course which overlooks the Nepisiguit Harbour and the picture-like City of Bathurst.
The Gowan Brae Golf & Country Club is located just minutes from the beach.
150 Youghall Drive
Phone: (506) 546-2707
Squire Green Golf Club
Introducing the brand new "Squire Green Golf & Country Club". Centrally located in the City of Bathurst just off Riverside Drive on Golf St., this exciting new golf course serves up 3,421 yards of pure sporting enjoyment. This challenging 9-hole course boasts a professional design by Ward Northrup and Associates of Delray Beach, Florida. The view overlooking Bathurst is absolutely beautiful, as is the course layout itself, featuring breathtaking waterways and lakes. The course features a state-of-the-art irrigation system, covering the entire 9 holes.
We invite you to check out our new Pro-Shop & our new Driving Range directly next to the #1 tee. Golf carts are available for rental at Squire Green, as the course features paved paths for the carts. Inquire now about our affordable "Green Fee Packages". Squire Green will also be holding golf tournaments in the future.
718 Golf Street
Phone: (506) 544-7888
Other Facilities, Amenities and Activities
Bathurst Curling Club
Available for Summer Rentals
209 St.Andrew Street
Phone: (506) 546-5665
Two(2) courts, lighted
Grove Hill Park
Bathurst Youth Centre
The Bathurst Youth Centre gives our youth a place to meet and enjoy leisure activities in a healthy, secure and fun environment. This environment meets the interests and needs of today's young people. We offer dances, concerts, variety shows, a café, pool tables and games area, organized sports, activities and programs. Counseling services and assistance with employment are also available. Any other activity or service that young people desire is prioritized.
895 St Anne Street
Phone: (506) 549-3215
Director, Recreation & Tourism
Receptionist / Secretary