Welcome to GPSS!

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Beautifully heated pools for year round classes.

Georgie Parkes SWIM SCHOOL is a boutique specialist Swim School leading the way in water safety, swimming development and race preparation for 4 to 15 year old children.

“Olympic mentality with a primary school reality’.

We are passionate believers that active, healthy, happy kids adapt and adjust better in all situations and are likely to continue physical activity throughout life. Our High School Squad for teenagers is a wonderful example, inspiring teenagers to continue weekly squad swim throughout High School as part of an active healthy life.

Progressive contemporary teaching styles combined with our passionate teachers and coaches gives Georgie Parkes SWIMSCHOOL students the most up to date learning methods, skill acquisition techniques and proven development pathways. Happiness, laughter and learning go hand in hand at GPSS.

Georgie Parkes Swim School is a registered activity provider for Qld Government
FAIR PLAY VOUCHERS. Simply forward the voucher to us and your term fees are reduced by $200.00 per child.

 Term 3 , 2024 GPSS BOOKING link  

Be sure to click the drop dow menu for VENUE and choose WEST END or IRONSIDE.

If you have a new student to GPSS simply submit an assessment form or email us and we will be delighted to arrange an afterschool or Saturday morning assessment to determine the best class level for your swimmer.

2024 September Holiday FAST TRACK courses: COMING SOON!

  • Learn to Swim (4yrs & over)
  • Stroke Perfection (technique efficiency)
  • Holiday Squad (Fitness & Speed)

WEST END State School heated pool.
IRONSIDE State School heated pool.

FUN, FASTEST and MOST EFFICIENT way to accelerate your childs’ swimming.

Wk 1: Mon 16-Fri 20 September
Wk 2: Mon 23- Fri 27th September



laying the foundations for success


GPSS is a fully registered SWIM SCHOOL with SWIM AUSTRALIA and a member of Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) with all of our instructors fully qualified with SWIM AUSTRALIA or AUSTSWIM and also Royal Life Saving. We pride ourselves on our ability to balance fun, innovate lessons with developing beautiful swimmng techniques in a fun, caring, happy environment. We are also a member of Australian Swim Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA).

Our passionate staff regularly update on new and innovative teaching methods and swimming development pathways. We have included much of our information about our class levels, timetables, FAQ, news and some helpful tips for swimmers and parents here on this website, however, we are always delighted to hear from you and answer any further questions.

We operate from two amazing Brisbane venues:

West End State School (WESS) Hardgrave Rd, West End

Located in the heart of Brisbane, West End is an amazing vibrant community and home to one of the largest primary schools in Queensland.

Ironside State School (ISS), Hawken Drive, St Lucia

Located in the beautiful inner western suburbs of Brisbane, minutes from Queensland University.

We are delighted to answer any questions or feel free to arrange a FREE assessment for your child.

Our pools are beautifully heated salt/chlorinated 25m outdoor shaded pool and we teach and coach year round.