Prahran Aquatic Centre


Prahran Aquatic Centre provides members of our diverse community with opportunities to learn, maintain and improve their health and wellbeing. Facilities include outdoor heated 50m pool, spa, sauna, steam room and toddler's pool (open during Summer).

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

  • Sunday 24 December 7am - 5pm
  • Monday 25 December Centre Closed
  • Tuesday 26 December 8am - 6pm
  • Sunday 31 December 7am - 5pm
  • Monday 1 January 8am - 6pm

Aquatic areas close 15 minutes prior to Centre closing

On behalf of the Aquatic Services Team we wish you a Merry Christmas and a safe and Happy New Year!

Centre Opening Hours

Summer Season (1 October - 31 May)

Monday - Friday: 5.45am - 7.45pm

Saturday: 6am - 6.15pm

Sunday: 7am - 6.15pm

Winter Season (1 June - 30 September)

Monday - Friday: 5.45am - 9.45am and 4.30pm - 7.45pm

Saturday: 6am - 5.15pm

Sunday: 7am - 5.15pm

Aquatic areas close 15 minutes prior to centre closing. The centre is closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.

The Prahran Aquatic Centre is a Watch Around Water endorsed Centre. This policy applies to children under 10 years of age and must be followed whilst visiting the centre.

Children under 5 - Must wear a yellow wristband, be accompanied into the water and remain within arms reach.

Children under 10 - Must wear a red wristband, be clearly and constantly visible and remain directly accessible.

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The City of Stonnington has prepared an Aquatic Lane Hire and Allocation Policy Discussion Paper. This Discussion Paper has been prepared with input from aquatic facility users and staff and has been endorsed by Council.

The Discussion Paper identifies the challenges and opportunities for aquatic centre usage and management, sets out ideas and options to respond to these, and seeks opinions and suggestions from the community. Please visit the Connect Stonnington website for more information and to view the Discussion Paper.

Summer Sundays by the Pool - Resident DJ Mike Gurrieri joins us again each Sunday from 21 January - 11 February playing a mix of laid back soul, funk, jazz and world music grooves. Beats start from 1pm and play until 6pm. Normal pool entry fees apply.

Cafe Pixxina is open for breakfast and lunch Monday - Saturday.

Tennis Courts - If you would like to make a booking, please phone or visit the centre. Information and pricing can be found on our Entry Prices and Memberships page.

Contact Us

Address: 41 Essex Street, Prahran, Vic 3181

Phone: 8290 7140


Fax: 9521 4563