Meet Our Team

Stuart Talbot
The proud co-owner of the Kingston Pool and Wellness Centre with wife Tam. Stuart has lived in the local community for over 20 years. Stuart is actively involved in Surf Life Saving. Stuart holds his Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics and Teacher of Access and Inclusion qualifications as well as his Pool Life Guard qualification. Stuart has a huge passion to have children confident in the water and this shows with how much fun he has with the children.
Tam Talbot
Tam Talbot is a co-owner of the Kingston Pool and Wellness Centre with her husband Stuart. Tam is a qualified Personal Trainer and brings with her a knowledge and passion that she utilises in her Aqua classes.
Ryan Talbot
You will find Ryan in the Kiosk or in the water teaching, Ryan holds his Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety qualification and Teacher of Access and Inclusion. Ryan is also a Pool Life Guard. Outside of work Ryan is active in Surf Life Saving, loves and bike ride or bush walk.
Adriana Byrne-Batchelor
Adriana holds Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, Teacher of Access and Inclusion and Teacher of Infant Aquatics and Preschool also holds a current First Aid certificate. Adriana started swimming at a young age, and for a while had a go at competitive swimming.
Roelien Hidding
Roelien is AUSTSWIM qualified in both Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, Teacher of Access and Inclusion, Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes and Infant and Preschool Aquatics and her current First Aid certificate. Roelien is a very experienced teacher and has a great passion for teaching.
Zane Beechey
Zane is a qualified Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety and hold his Pool Lifeguard qualification as well. Zane is very passionate about water safety.
Steve Gates
Steve has been teacher at Kingston Pool and Wellness Centre for many years now, and holds his Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety qualification along with Teacher of Access and Inclusion. Steve loves being out in nature, is into fitness and nutrition, loves producing electronic music and is a student of life.
Sophie Mason
Sophie is Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety qualified. Sophie is a very passionate teacher.
Seb Folvig
Seb is a swimming teacher and holds his Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety. Seb loves being in the water teaching and is always willing to learn more.
Yvette Ambrose
Yvette is the youngest of our staff, is a very keen swimmer herself and loves being in in the water as a Teachers Assistant, and is very nurturing with our young swimmers
Georgie Ambrose
Georgie is also a very keen swimmer and has attended the Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety course and is well on her way to becoming a very passionate and nurturing teacher, Georgie has also recently completed for Pool Bronze Medallion.

Meet Our Team

Alyce Coulson
Has completed her traineeship and Cert III in Sport and Recreation at the Kingston Pool and Wellness Centre, and also her Cert 3 & 4 in Fitness. Alyce can be found working hard in Administration and also holds her Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety and Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics qualifications and is also a Pool Life Guard.
Nikola Sproule
Nik works in Admin and also as a Swimming Teacher, Nik holds her Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety and Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics qualifications and is a passionate instructor, she shows a sensitivity and understanding towards the children which inspires their confidence. Nik is also Pool Life Guard qualified.
Amanda Slyp
Amanda holds her Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water safety, Teacher of Infant and Preschool aquatics, Teacher of Access and Inclusion and Teacher of Adults, Cert III in fitness with Aqua instructor and holds a current First Aid certificate.
Catherine Glowacki
You will find Catherine in our Creche room and with three bundles of joy of her own, Catherine has got the kids covered! She might just be Wonder Woman! Catherine hold her First Aid qualifications.
Alexis Varndell
Alexis has completed her traineeship and Cert III in Sport and Recreation at the Kingston Pool and Wellness Centre, along with her Austwim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety and Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics and holds her Life Guard qualification. Alexis has a huge passion for teaching infants, and this shows in her gentle and nurturing nature. Alexis is a very busy Mum with two beautiful twin boys, Noah and Jack.
Phoebe Talbot
Phoebe is a hard-working individual, very bubbly and approachable, is Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety qualified, and also a Pool Life Guard. Phoebe is also active in Surf Life Saving, loves her gymnastics and can always be heard singing while cleaning.
Josh Sproule
Josh is a qualified Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, and is another one of our passionate teachers, especially when it comes to water safety. Josh also holds his First Aid certificate.
Peter McKenna
Peter has his Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, Teacher of Infant Aquatics and Preschool, Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes and Teacher of Access and Inclusion and well as his Pool Life Guard qualifications.
Bri Clack
Bri is currently one of our Swim Teacher Assistants who has attended the Austswim of Teacher and Water Safety course and is currently working towards gaining her full qualification.
Tom Ambrose
Tom is one of our Swim Teacher assistants who has attended the Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety and is working towards being a fully qualified Teacher, Tom started his swimming at a young age and swam right through to our Squad Level.