Murrindindi Shire Council Pools Opening

Published on 05 November 2018

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Pools across the Murrindindi Shire will open on Saturday 17 November 2018, with the season scheduled to run until Monday 11 March 2019 (Labour Day). Admission on the opening weekend will be free of charge. We encourage people who would like Season Passes to apply and pay prior to opening weekend.

The pools will open when the forecast daily maximum air temperature is 21 degrees or above. This is determined on a location specific basis and is decided at 5pm the night before. This does not affect morning laps or private bookings. Any closures will be communicated via Facebook.

Opening hours

During school term

Monday to Friday 3pm – 6pm

On weekends, public holidays and school holidays

1pm to 6pm (closed Christmas Day)

Morning Laps

Alexandra                    6am – 8.30am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Eildon                          6.30am – 8.30am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Marysville                    7.30am – 9.30am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Yea                              7am – 9am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Night Pool

Pools may reopen or remain open on hot nights on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. This decision is at the discretion of the Facility Supervisor and depends on the air temperature and patron numbers. This decision to run Night Pool will be made 30 minutes prior to the scheduled closing time of the pool.

Wriggly Fish Swimming Lessons

Wriggly Fish swimming lessons take place during January and are offered over a two-week period at the Alexandra Pool for a cost of $35 per child per week. Lessons are for children aged from 6 months to 5 years of age. Children three years old or younger must have a parent/carer in the water with them for the duration of the lesson.

Application forms are available from all of Council’s Customer Service Centres – including the Mobile Library and Customer Service van – Alexandra Kindergarten, Alexandra Baby Care and at  

Swimming Pool Season Passes

Season Passes for the 2018/2019 swimming pool season are now on sale at all of Council’s Customer Service Centres, including the Mobile Library and Customer Service van. You can also apply and pay for your Season Pass online here.

Please note, Season Passes are not available for purchase at swimming pools. 

Season Pass Prices

Family (2 adults, 1 or more children)                          $159.50

Family concession* (1 adult, 2 or more children)       $132.50

Family concession* (1 adult, 1 child)                         $ 82.50

Adult                                                                            $ 76.50

Adult Concession* / Junior                                         $ 53.00

Daily Admission Prices:

Family                                                                         $17.00

Adults                                                                          $6.00

Concession                                                                 $5.00

Multi Pass:

Adult                                                                            $42.90

Child U18 / Adult Concession*                                   $35.75

(*need to show concession card)

The pools are also available to community groups for group bookings.

Happy swimming!