All New Activ8 Membership

Those that qualify for this membership will have had a card issued to them. Alterations or amendments to this membership cannot be made at any of our receptions.

The new Activ8 membership is completely free of charge and entitles qualifying children to free access to all South Ayrshire Council leisure facilities, this includes:

  • Citadel Leisure Centre
  • Troon Pool
  • Prestwick Pool
  • Maybole Pool
  • Whitletts Activity Centre
  • Mossblown Activity Centre
  • Muirhead Activity Centre
  • Dundonald Activity Centre
  • Coylton Activity Centre

The membership entitles the holder to free access to all facilities and activities. This includes swimming, fitness classes, badminton and all other activities operated at the listed facilities. Please be aware some activities and facilities are age dependent.

In addition membership includes access to our Learn 2 programs including learn 2 swim, learn 2 dive and learn 2 gymnastics also completely free. Please note there are waiting lists for these extremely popular programs. Normal joining rules apply and reception staff will be delighted to help and advise.

Access to our hugely popular Schools Out! program is also completely free with this membership.

All normal booking and participation rules apply to all activities, sessions and classes.

If you wish to book for the Schools Out! program or for activities at the Citadel Leisure Centre you can register for online bookings. Details about registering and booking online can be found on our online bookings page.


For swimming or other pay as you activities including the Activity Centres all you need to do is take the card with you when attending and staff will issue a ticket for the day. All activities at our Activity Centres can be booked by phoning the Activity Centre you wish to attend directly.

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For those aged under 12 or with a disability a carer can attend also free of charge, please be aware under 8s are not allowed in any of the swimming pools unaccompanied. Children aged between 2 and 7 must be accompanied at a ratio of two children to one adult, children under 2 years old must be accompanied on a one to one basis.


As an added bonus our superb golf courses are included. Anyone with an Activ8 membership wishing to play golf should e mail giving the member id written on the back of the card to SL& and a golf membership card will be sent out. The golf courses available are:

  • Troon Links – Lochgreen, Darley and Fullarton
  • Belleisle Park – Belleisle and Seafield
  • Dalmilling Golf Course
  • Girvan Golf Course
  • Maybole Golf Course – footgolf is also available here a fast growing and hugely fun game. Call 01292 616255 to check when available or book online.

Golf staff will always be happy to help advise on which courses are best dependent on level of ability.