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Wollongong City Council

Swimming

Our 25 metre indoor heated pool at Beaton Park is great for swimmers of all ages and abilities.

Drop in for a casual swim, or join one of our swim school classes for babies, children, adults or people with a disability.

For more information about our pool and swimming activities, email us or call (02) 4227 7755.

Pool health and safety

For public safety, strict conditions apply for Beaton Park pool, including:

  • Social distancing must be maintained
  • The pool is available for lap swimming only - no other pool activities are allowed
  • Children are allowed as long as they are lap swimming
  • There will be no loan equipment available
  • Toilets and change rooms are open, but showers remain closed
  • All pool visitors must follow NSW Government guidelines for public health and social distancing.

Pool hours

Check our Christmas Timetable and Hours page for changes to Pool hours from 24 December to 3 January.

Our normal pool opening hours are:

  • 5.45am – 8.30pm Monday to Thursday
  • 5.45am - 6.30pm Friday
  • 6.30am – 5.30pm Saturdays and Sundays.

Lane availability for lap swimming

The number of lanes available for lap swimming varies throughout each day as shown below. Please note that lane availability may change on public holidays, or at any other time without notice.

Number of lanes available for lap swimming on weekdays
TimeMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
5.45 - 8am22222
8 - 9am25252
9 - 10am54533
10 - 11am44432
11am - 12pm45444
12 - 1pm55555
1 - 2pm52525
2 - 3pm55555
3 - 3.30pm55555
3.30 - 7.30pmclosed*closed*closed*closed*closed*
7.30 - 8.30pm3535closed*

*Closed to the public while coaching and swim school activities are held (during school terms only).

Number of lanes available for lap swimming on weekends
TimeSaturdaySunday
6.30am - 8am25
8 - 9am12
9 - 12.30pm25
12.30 - 5.30pm55