After 75 years as a health and physical fitness hub for local military members, their families and the community, CFB Halifax’s Stadacona Fitness, Sports and Recreation Centre (STADPLEX) will permanently close its doors by October 31, 2018.

Please CLICK HERE to review the initial announcement.

Please CLICK HERE to view the pool closure announcement.

A list of Frequently Asked Questions can be found HERE.


  • Large double gymnasium with a regulation basketball court, two volleyball courts and four badminton courts
  • Cardio Room
  • Weight Room
  • 27 Metre Pool
  • 2 Squash Courts
  • Wooden Indoor Track
  • 2 Functional Fitness Rooms
  • Bowling Alley
  • Niobe Room (historical exhibit showcasing achievements in sports by MARLANT personnel)
DND members, along with their family and friends, are encouraged to purchase a Gym Activity Pass (GAP) in order to gain full access to all 3 PSP Fitness, Sports and Recreation Centers*, as well as Public Swims, Public Skates and Macdonald Beach. Click here for GAP pricing and information.
*Applies to all 3 facilities for members with a valid Military ID
*Applies ONLY to Shearwater and Stadacona facilities for members without a Military ID

Hours of Operation:

Facility Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday               0600 - 2100
Saturday & Sunday          0900 - 1400
Gymnasium Hours (Open Recreation)
Tuesday & Friday             1800 - 2000         

Fitness Class Schedule:

For a current list of our FIT Class Schedules, click here

Stadacona Sports Stores:

For information pertaining to equipment rentals and sports stores, click here

Contact Us:

For additional information regarding STADPLEX please call (902) 721-6576
For facility bookings please contact Tony Hamilton at (902) 721-8412