Mayor scoops the pool

THE outdoor pools swim season begins in Yarram, Sale and Maffra this week, with others across Wellington to follow in coming weeks.

Yarram Pool will be the first to open on Friday from 6am to 8am for the early risers, then from 11am through to 7pm.

Gates open at Sale and Maffra on Saturday from 11am through to 7pm, with sausage sizzles from 1pm.

To mark the first day of the season all residents will receive free entry and a sausage sizzle.

Summer season memberships for the outdoor pools can be bought from either Aqua Energy or any of the outdoor pools.