Goulbourn Recreation Complex

1500 Shea
Ottawa, ON, K2S 0B2


The swimming pool at the Goulbourn Recreation Complex will remain closed until further notice. The City will inform residents when a new opening date is confirmed.

All other areas of the Recreation Complex including the arenas, fitness rooms and community space remain open to the public.

Area residents are encouraged to take advantage of the pool at the new Richcraft Recreation Complex-Kanata, Walter Baker Sports Centre, as well as the Kanata Leisure Centre. 

Register for Before and After School Programs  - 2014/2015

Before School:

A supervised before school program for children to participate in crafts and activities.  September to June, Monday to Friday from 7 to 9 am.

Before School Program
Ages Fee  Barcode
4-5 years $1600  935224
6-12 years $1200 935225

After School:

A supervised after school program for children to relax, participate in crafts and activities and do their homework. September to June, MOnday to Friday from 3 to 6 pm.

After School Program
Ages Fee Barcode
4-5 years $2400 935215
6-12 years $1800 935220


Goulbourn Recreation Complex provides users with a wide selection of services and amenities including:

  • Free Public Wi-Fi
  • a full-size gym
  • a cardio and weight room
  • two multi-purpose halls
  • two meeting rooms
  • a six-lane 25-meter pool
  • a 40-meter water slide and a hydro-massage pool

The complex now houses two NHL sized ice pads that are sledge hockey capable. A variety of fitness, sport and recreation programs for all ages are offered including

Check out our skating schedules.

For a complete listing of programs offered at the Goulbourn Recreation Complex, please consult the Goulbourn Recreation Complex Special Edition Recreation Guide, available at the complex.

Customer service

The customer service desk offers information and registration services.

Days Hours
Monday to Friday 6 am to 10 pm
Saturday and Sunday 7 am to 9 pm

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Learn more about renting a room, gym or pool for your special event or gathering. You can check online for descriptions and availability.

How to find us

Goulbourn Recreation Complex – Location map

1500 Shea Road, Stittsville, the intersection of Shea Road and Abbott Street.

Driving Direction
Take Highway 417 west, take the Terry Fox exit south to Hazeldean Road. Turn right on Hazeldean Road, left on Iber Road, and right on Abbott Street. We are located at the intersection of Shea Road and Abbott Street beside Sacred Heart High school.

OC Transpo Bus Route
# 96

Visit OC Transpo for schedule information.

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Facility Features

The complex houses multiple amenities as follows:

  • Facility has a Male Change room
    Facility has a Female Change room
    Facility has an Alternate Needs/Family Change room

  • Fitness Centre
    • A large weight room with state-of-the-art cardio and strength equipment (equipped with cardio theatre)
    • A Spinning® room
    • A full-size gym

Fitness Centre Hours
Monday to Friday: 6 am to 10 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7 am to 9 pm
Statutory holiday: 7 am to 4 pm 

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Sports Drop-Ins/Open Gym - Schedule in effect to August 29, 2014 (excluding holidays).

Drop in $2.25/child, $2.50/youth & older adult, and $3/adult. Family rate $2.25/person. Schedules and fees may be subject to change. Fees include HST.

Sports Drop-ins
Day Time Sport Session Type
Monday 8:30 to 10 pm Badminton Adult
Tuesday 8:30 to 10 pm Basketball Adult
Wednesday 8:30 to 10 pm Badminton Adult
Thursday 8:30 to 10 pm Volleyball Adult
Friday 8:30 to 10 pm Basketball Youth
Sunday 9:15 to 10:45 am Badminton Family
Sunday 10:45 am to 12:15 pm Badminton Adult
Sunday 12:15 to 1:45 pm Badminton Youth and Adult (14+ years)
  •  Community Centre
    • Large main Hall with adjoining kitchen and servery
    • Two meeting rooms with adjoining kitchenette
  • Aquatic Centre
    • 25-meter, six-lane pool
    • Hydro-massage pool
    • 40-meter water slide
    • Play pool with spray features
    • Nuclear Globe Balls

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Birthday Party Solutions!

Specialized birthday party packages are available for preschoolers and children. Themed packages can include a variety of sport, pool, or craft activities led by qualified staff. The online facility guides provides descriptions of our birthday party packages. Contact us to book yours today! (Available from September to June)


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