Advantages Precast Plunge Pools: The Smart Option for Properties on the Sunshine Coast

Precast plunge pools offer the ideal solution for Sunshine Coast homeowners. These pools provide a refreshing escape in your backyard without the common drawbacks of traditional pools.

They come in a variety of shapes and sizes to fit any backyard. Let’s explore their benefits and why they are becoming the preferred choice for Sunshine Coast residents.

What makes Precast Pools so great?

Precast Concrete VS Fibreglass Plunge Pools

Precast plunge pools, such as those by Plungie, offer significant advantages over traditional fiberglass pools.

One significant advantage is their pre-engineered design, which removes the necessity for site-specific engineering. This simplifies the certification process, saving time and shortening the overall project duration.

Unlike fiberglass pools, precast plunge pools demand less complex footing preparation and reinforcement. This reduces on-site labor and minimizes weather-related delays. With fewer tradespeople required on-site, both costs and potential setbacks are decreased.

In terms of durability, concrete surpasses fiberglass. Concrete does not peel, fade, or crack, ensuring long-lasting quality. Unlike fiberglass, concrete is also less affected by soil and ground movements.

Personalization is another plus. A precast plunge pool can feature various finishes such as tiles, render, paint, or cladding, allowing it to blend seamlessly into your landscape.

Concrete pools also have superior thermal properties, maintaining a more consistent water temperature compared to fiberglass pools. This leads to a more comfortable swimming experience.

Finally, precast plunge pools are more environmentally friendly. They use less water and energy during fabrication and installation, resulting in a lower carbon footprint compared to traditional fiberglass pools.

Our Pool Sizes

Whether you have a smaller back or front yard or a bigger commercial space, there’s a pool that fits all your needs. From the smaller 3.5m round plunge pool to the larger 6.5x3m rectangle model, there’s a size for everyone.

Here’s an overview of the options from Plunge Pools Sunshine Coast:

PLUNGIE Original (4.6 X 2.5M)

External Length4,600mm
Internal Length4,420mm
External Height1,690mm
Internal Height1,590mm
External Width2,500mm
Interal Width2,320mm
Bench Space2.2 m2

PLUNGIE Studio (3.6 X 2.2M)

External Length3,600mm
Internal Length3,420mm
External Height1,690mm
Internal Height1,590mm
External Width2,200mm
Interal Width2,020mm
Bench Space2 m2

PLUNGIE Arena (3.5M)

External Diameter3,500mm
Internal Diameter3,320mm
External Height1,690mm
Internal Height1,590mm
Bench Space3.2 m2

PLUNGIE Max (6 X 3m)

External Length6,000mm
Internal Length5,820mm
External Height1,690mm
Internal Height1,590mm
External Width3,000mm
Interal Width2,820mm
Bench Space4 m

With Plunge Pools Sunshine Coast, you can choose from a wide range of concrete plunge pools. Customization options are also available for those needing specific features or sizes beyond the standard range. Contact us to learn more.

We Guarantee That You’ll Love Your Precast Pool

The benefits of Plungie are as clear as the water they hold. Designed for efficiency and convenience, these pools also come at a reasonable price, making your dream backyard pool a reality. Here’s a quick overview:

Time-Saving: Quick and Easy Installation

Pre-fabricated off-site, these pools are ready to be placed into your prepared space, reducing installation time to just days. This minimizes disruption to your daily routine. If you’re thinking about having one installed, check out our last article about 9 things you should know before having a plunge pool built.

Cost-Efficiency: Savings Galore

Streamlined production and quick installation significantly reduce costs. The compact size also means lower maintenance and energy costs, resulting in long-term savings.

Space-Saving: Perfect for Any Backyard

These pools are designed to fit into even the smallest spaces, making them ideal for compact courtyards or limited outdoor areas.

Year-Round Use: Enjoy in All Seasons

With efficient heating options, these pools can be used year-round, providing a personal oasis in any weather.

Environmentally Friendly Choice

Pre-fabricated pools use less water, fewer chemicals, and reduced energy, making them an eco-friendly option.

What’s The Installation Process?

Pre-Installation: Laying the Groundwork

This phase involves evaluating your property to determine the best pool location, considering factors like soil type and gradient. Necessary permits are acquired, and the area is cleared and prepared for excavation.

Installation: Smooth Sailing

Our team uses high-grade equipment to place the precast pool into the excavation site, connect plumbing and electrical systems, and secure the pool in place. This efficient process means you’ll be swimming in no time.

Get The Best Experience

Heating Options Available

Consider a heat pump or solar heating for comfortable water temperatures year-round. Pool covers can help maintain temperature and safety, while a pool enclosure can enhance visual appeal and functionality.

The Health Benefits

Plunge pools are perfect for hydrotherapy, promoting relaxation, circulation, and stress relief. They can also be used for low-impact exercises, offering therapeutic benefits.

Safety First – Consider A Pool Fence

Ensure safety with pool fencing, covers, and alarms. Teaching children basic pool safety rules also helps create a safer environment.

Pool Maintenance

Regular skimming, monitoring water chemistry, using a pool cover, and cleaning the filter will keep your pool in top condition.

What’s Next?

Now that you’ve learned about the advantages of precast pools, why not take the plunge? Contact Plunge Pools Sunshine Coast to make your pool dreams a reality.


1. Can Plungie pools be customized?

Yes, they come in various sizes and shapes, with customization options to suit your needs.

2. What is the average cost of a Plungie plunge pool?

Costs typically range from $35,000 to $55,000. Contact us to find out more.

3. How long does it take to install a precast concrete plunge pool?

The installation itself usually takes just 1-2 days. The whole project can be completed within a couple of weeks.

4. How are concrete pools eco-friendly?

They use less water and energy for heating and filtration, reducing operational costs and carbon footprints.

5. Are plunge pools safe for children and pets?

Yes, these pools are smaller and shallower, making them safer for kids and pets.


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