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Civic Recreation Complex

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The Civic Recreation Complex is Durham Region's most diverse recreation facility and a premier sporting destination. Renovated and expanded in 2011, this facility features 5 outdoor fields (2 with artificial turf), a full-size indoor fieldhouse, indoor and outdoor tracks, swimming pool, fitness centre, indoor tennis, badminton and squash courts. A newly opened playground is also on site.

There is an operating concession in the summer months inside the Civic Stadium. The facility has computer stations for public use and an ATM on the premises.

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Swimming at the Civic Recreation Complex

This 25 yard, 6 lane pool was originally built in 1967, and thus named Centennial Pool. The pool also features a shallow teaching pool, a pool entry lift, sauna, family and accessible changerooms. Viewing is available both on-deck and from an overhead gallery. The pool offers leisure swimming; Red Cross swim lessons, lifesaving & leadership courses, first-aid courses and Aqua-fitness.

Fieldhouse & Outdoor Fields

Fieldhouse at the Civic Recreation Complex

The Civic Recreation Complex is a six-field complex - with two full size multi-sport outdoor artificial turf fields, 3 outdoor natural turf fields and an indoor fieldhouse. The indoor fieldhouse contains one full size artificial turf sports field available for full field, ½ field and ¼ field rentals. Soccer, lacrosse, flag football and ultimate frisbee are all played here! We also have 2 batting cages with pitching machines for ball enthusiasts.



The Fitness Centre at the Civic Recreation Complex offers cardio and strength training equipment, fitness studio and a complete range of fitness classes.

Indoor and Outdoor Track Facilities

Indoor Field at the Civic Recreation Complex

The complex features two tracks with Mondo rubberized surfaces: an indoor 4 lane, 225m track and an outdoor 8 lane, 400m track. The outdoor track is equipped with a photo timing system, and is overlooked by a 2,000 seat stadium. Cheer your team during a soccer, lacrosse or football game or a track and field event. Our outdoor track and field facilities have been recently renovated and upgraded.

Racquet Sports

Racquet Sports

The indoor dome at the facility contains 4 tennis courts, 2 badminton courts and 2 international squash courts which are available for rent by both members and non-members.

Sports & Recreation Programs

Sports & Recreation Programs

The Civic Recreation Complex offers many programs for all age groups, including Swimming, Fitness and Sports.

Meeting Room Rentals & Birthday Parties

Meeting Room Rentals & Birthday Partie

The Civic Recreation Complex has 9 meeting rooms for rent. Ideal for birthday parties, seminars, meetings and corporate events.

Youth Activities

Youth Activities

There are so many activities aimed at Youth at the new and improved Civic Recreation Complex. The new "Rec Room" is open to all ages with a Level 1 membership, or for a daily admission fee features Wii and X-box, computer stations, foosball and pool tables, a large screen tv and great lounge area. Children ages 8 (and under) must be accompanied by an adult. There are also many registered and drop in programs available.