Parramatta Aquatic Centre

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The long-awaited Parramatta Aquatic Centre opend in September 2023 after an extensive $88.6 million refurbishment over six years! This state-of-the-art facility is more than just a pooil – it caters to the fitness and wellness needs of the community with a variety of amenities and features.

Situated within Parramatta Park on 30,000 square metres, the building was designed with minimal impact on the surrounding landscape and acknowledges the site’s history as a gathering place and UNESCO World Heritage site.


Parramatta Aquatic Centre houses a range of amenities such as

  • a gym
  • spa
  • steam room
  • sauna
  • cafe
  • creche for children

Other amenities include locker access, plenty of seating, pram-friendly spaces, showers, and toilets.


The centre boasts several pools, including:

  • a 50-meter 10-lane heated outdoor pool designed for Olympic-sized swimming
  • a 25-meter 8-lane heated indoor pool suitable for lap swimming and aqua fitness classes
  • a learn-to-swim indoor pool
  • an indoor splash play area for children


The Aquatic Centre provides two hours of free parking upon signing up as a casual member.

Entry fees start at $5.50 – see the website for more info.

Family entry passes available including options with 1 adult.

The Details

Address: 7A Park Parade, Parramatta


Opening Hours (individual pool hours may vary):

  • Monday to Thursday: 5.30am – 9.00pm
  • Friday: 5.30am – 8.00pm
  • Weekend and Public Holidays: 6.00am – 8.00pm
  • Creche: Monday – Saturday 9am – 12:30pm

*Closed on Christmas Day and Good Friday, open NYE & NYD