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Monday 6:30am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 6:30am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 6:30am - 7:00pm
Thursday 6:30am - 7:00pm
Friday 6:30am - 7:00pm
Saturday 6:30am - 7:00pm
Sunday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Please note the above is the centre opening times. The centre will be closing at sunset, please check with reception.

Showers Early. Mostly Sunny. Mild.
Current Conditions
Petersham, Nsw
Temp: 21.4 °C | 80 Humidity
Showers Early. Mostly Sunny. Mild.

Low: 19°C | High: 26°C
Showers Early. Mostly Sunny. Mild.
Low: 20°C | High: 26°C
Mostly Sunny. Mild.

Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre is a stunning newly redeveloped open air pool located in the tranquil surrounds of Petersham Park. A great place to have a dip, do some laps, or just to bring your family for a fun filled day out in the sun. Don't forget to make use of our free BBQ areas to entertain your family and friends as you soak up the atmosphere and enjoy our facilities.

With new changing facilities, kids splash deck, toddlers pool and 25m lap pool we have something for everyone at Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre


As we enter Autumn the sunrise and sunset times change, This means that unfortunately so do the opening hours of our beloved Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre to ensure the safety of all of our members and guests.
Please see below the updated Opening and Closing times for the centre.
11th March till 24th March
Monday – Saturday 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am – 7:00 pm
25th March till 31st March
Monday – Saturday 7:00 am – 6:45 pm
Sunday 8:00 am – 6:45 pm

As part of of our commitment to connecting the community to leisure a range of school groups will be utilising the facility for all the fun that is their school carnivals and swim schemes. Please be advised that during this time there may be chanmges to lane allocation. 

  • 8 Mar 
  • 22 Mar   
  • 29 Mar  

The Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre is proudly managed by Belgravia Leisure on behalf of Inner West Council.

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For the communities health and safety from time to time the centre may reach capacity. This capacity is set down by capacity for individuals in the water as well as people within the centre. 

When this happens the centre will commence a one in one out policy so as people leave the centre more people may enter. 

Thankyou for unsderstanding and coopoeration with this. 


 Keep Watch Regulations policy at Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre:

  • Children (under 15 years) are not allowed entry unless under active supervision of a person 16 years or older. ID will be required.
  • Parents and guardians should actively supervise their children at all times. As such, they should be dressed ready for action, including unexpected entry to a pool.
  • For 0-5 year olds and non-swimmers a parent or guardian is in the water at all times within arms' reach of the child. It is best if you are engaging with your child i.e. playing with them, talking to them.
  • For 6-10 year olds constant active supervision is required. Be prepared to get wet and enter the water with this age group.
  • For 11-14 year olds it is recommended that a parents check up on their child by physically going to the point where they are in or around the water.