Swimming Pools

Find the right pool to meet your swimming needs

We have three main pools at Adelaide Aquatic Centre – so no matter what your swimming tastes, we've got something for you. All our pools are heated to a warm 27 degrees, and are open all year round.

Make sure you check out our Opening Hours if you're after access to a certin area of the Centre.

Main Pool

The Main Pool is a 50m pool for you to swim laps or spend some time in the water.

Throughout the day, a moveable barrier will split the pool in two 25m pools. We guarantee a minimum 4x lanes at 25m or 3x lanes at 50m during the times listed below.

Min. 4x Lanes (25m) or
Min. 3x Lanes (50m)
Min. 3x Lanes (50m)
Limited Pool Space
(due to Squad)
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 6:00am–8:45pm 6:00am–9:00am 6:00am–8:00am
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00am–8:00pm   4:00pm–7:30pm
Saturday 7:00am–6:45pm    
Sunday (until 31 August)   2:00pm–7:00pm  
Public Holidays 7:00am–6:45pm    

Check the Lap Swimming page for month to month updates on closures to this pool

Dive Pool

The dive pool is perfect for more leisurely lap swimming, deep water exposure, or diving.

The Diving Pool has a 1m diving board that's open on weekends and during the school holidays (12pm–4pm) or for large group bookings (15+ people).

Day Times Diving Board
Monday–Friday 6:00am–4:00pm  
Saturday–Sunday 11:00am–6:45pm 12:00pm–4:00pm
Public Holidays 1:00am–6:45pm 12:00pm–4:00pm
School Holidays As per above times 12:00pm–4:00pm

Leisure Pool

The Leisure Pool is set up for kids and families to have fun, with slides, shapes, and shallow water. It also has waterslides that are open at specific times throughout the week.

Little kids will have no problems in this pool with depths varying from 0 to 0.9m. Accessible lifts have been installed to ensure safe access for all. 

Please be aware that large sections of this pool are used for swimming lessons, during the below hours.

Day Times Waterslides Open Swim School
(some sections closed)
School Holidays Swim School
(some sections closed)
Monday–Friday 6:00am–8:45pm   9:00am–3:00pm
Saturday–Sunday 7:00am–6:45pm 12:00pm–4:00pm 8:30am–12:30pm 8:30am–12:30pm
Public Holidays 7:00am–6:45pm 12:00pm–4:00pm    

Day to day changes to scheduled times may occur. You will be asked to leave the pools 15 minutes prior to close.