Prahran Aquatic Centre


The 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).

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.

What's On

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Australia Day 26 January - Centre opening hours 8am - 6pm 

Pool Inflatable - Saturday 14, 21 and 28 January between 2.00pm - 4.00pm we will have our giant pool inflatable up in the 50m pool. Bring the kids down for an afternoon of fun. Normal pool entry fees apply.

Summer Sundays - Join resident DJ Mike Gurrieri and special guests for a mixture of laidback soul, funk, jazz and world music grooves from 1.00pm - 6.00pm on 22 January, 29 January, 5 February and 12 February. Summer pool parties are all ages, alcohol free events. Normal pool entry fees apply.

School Carnivals - The 50m pool will be booked for a number of school carnivals during February and March. Please see our Pool Availability page for a list of dates.

Cafe Now Open - Cafe Pixxina is open for breakfast Monday - Friday and breakfast/lunch on 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