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Our pools

We offer some of Melbourne's premier aquatic facilities at Glen Eira Sports and Aquatic Centre.

GESAC pools

Each of our pools has been designed with a specific purpose in mind. There is something for all ages and abilities to enjoy!

50m Outdoor Pool

  • Number of lanes: 8-10 lanes
  • Temperature: 26 degrees
  • Access: Hoist available

Our pool is heated, and has eight lanes available for our recreational and lap swimmers, pool bookings, school swim classes, and our swim squad. We invite you to utilise our deck chairs, shaded areas and BBQ facilities to get some fresh air and enjoy our facilities.


25m Indoor Pool

  • Number of lanes: 8-10 lanes
  • Temperature: 29 degrees

Our pool is heated, and has eight to ten lanes available for our recreational and lap swimmers.

Wellness Program Pool

  • Temperature: 34 degrees
  • Access: Hoist available, ramp access

The 200m2 pool is one of the largest in the country, our the wellness program pool is ideal for relaxing and rehabilitating.

The wellness program pool is ideal for relaxing and rehabilitating. It's also used for specially designed classes for older adults or those with special needs - as well as infant swimming lessons.

Please note: Public access to the wellness program pool will be unavailable or limited during various program times.

Check pool availability

Learn to swim pool

  • Temperature: 32 degrees

Our learn to swim pool has been designed to create the perfect environment for students to begin their swimming journey. The pool is equipped with a mirrored roof, easy entry and a depth suitable for our junior swimmers.

 Our swim school desk is also on pool deck by our LTS pool, ready for any enquiries about your students swimming lessons.

Please note: the swim school desk is in operation during swim school hours of operation times.

Learn more about Swim School

Leisure area at GESAC


Two of the unique features of GESAC are our two thrilling waterslides. The slides twist and turn as you travel in and out of GESAC at high speed, before a final, exciting splashdown:

  • Rapid Rush – A fun and electrifying raft slide that can be ridden by two people at once!
  • Out of the Blue – A traditional body slide that will leave you both exhilarated and soaked!

Slide operating times:

11am - 4pm

Please note: Waterslide operating hours are subject to change at short notice.

Access to Waterslide requirements

  • Minimum 110cm tall
  • Children under five years of age may ride the tandem raft slide with a guardian aged 16 or older, but must still be a minimum of 110cm tall
  • Children under 10 riding solo should be supervised by a guardian from the bottom of the slide

Pirate’s Cove leisure pool

Both the young and young-at-heart will love the Pirate’s Cove Leisure Pool. Hours can be spent exploring the many interactive features of the water playground.

Pirate’s Cove leisure pool opening hours:

Weekdays: 9am - 7pm
Weekends: 9am - 6pm
Public holidays: 9am-5pm

Please see our opening hours page for updated times.

Please note: Opening hours are subject to change at short notice.

GESAC strictly enforces the national Watch Around Water supervision policy.

Learn more about Watch around Water

Weekend/holiday wipeout!


The fun factor goes into overdrive every weekend and school holidays with our Wipeout Zone. Challenge yourself on our giant Walk the Plank inflatable and join in on the fun!

Birthday Parties


In the interest of community safety, birthday parties are currently unavailable. Follow us on Facebook or Instagram to stay up to date on our service offerings.

We thank you for your understanding and look forward to bringing back birthday parties when it is safe for everyone!

Aquatic wellness area at GESAC

Situated separately from the main pool hall at GESAC, the aquatic wellness zone offers the very best facilities to relax, rehabilitate and unwind.

Spa, sauna, steam

Situated within the aquatic wellness zone you’ll find our spa, sauna and steam rooms. These facilities will leave you feeling revitalised and refreshed, the perfect reward for your body.

Please note: Guests must be 16 years or older to access the aquatic wellness zone, with the exception of infants in aquatic education classes, or where a letter from a medical practitioner has been provided.