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We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the traditional custodians of our land – Australia. The Gadigal people of the Eora Nation are the traditional custodians of this place we now call Sydney.

Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre is a COVID Safe Space

A Covid Safe plan is in place at Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre. Physical distancing, cleaning and check-in measures are in place. Each facility will be managed to its occupancy capacity. When the centre is at capacity, a one in, one out policy applies.

Accessibility and Inclusion

Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre has been designed to cater to everyone. Our facilities are accessible and include:

  • 50m Olympic Pool with hoist
  • Aqua wheelchair
  • Ramp access to Leisure pool and Program pool

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Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre is one of six world-class City leisure centres.

  • Set on Woolloomooloo Bay and offers members and guests breath-taking views of Sydney Harbour. The facility is open from 1 September - 30 April each year and boasts an 8 lane, 50m outdoor saltwater pool perfect for lap swimming, a smaller program pool and sun lounges to sit back and relax on the pool deck. The location also features a great cafe with beautiful views and wholesome food.

  • Located in the heart of Sydney CBD near St Mary’s Cathedral, Cook + Phillip Park Pool provides world-class swimming, full-sized gym, fitness classes, indoor sporting facilities, as well as an outdoor training area within a picturesque parkland setting.

  • Your urban beach in the heart of Green Square is now open.

    This beautiful, world-class facility is a place for everyone to connect, relax, exercise and take some much needed time out. From yoga to weights, learn to swim programs and everything wellness.

  • Prince Alfred Park Pool is located in Surry Hills, and is the City’s first fully accessible heated outdoor pool that features a green roof of native grasses to regulate temperature.

    The facility has a 9 lane, 50m outdoor pool and toddler splash pad.

  • Victoria Park Pool is an aquatic centre to suit the whole family. The 8 lane, 50m outdoor pool is heated all year round and the splash pool with water feature is a great spot for the kiddies to play.

    The gym overlooks the outdoor pool with the Sydney skyline as a backdrop. Gym members and guests can enjoy a wide variety of cardio and resistance equipment, group fitness classes and personal training sessions.