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By Train: The closest railway station is Petersham station which is 450 metres, a 5 minute walk, to FDAC. Alternatively Lewisham station is 800 metres from the centre.

By Bus: FDAC is a short 5 minute walk from the Parramatta Rd(Park St stop). Sydney Bus Routes 413, 461, 480, 483 all service the area.

Walking: FDAC is a 15 minute walk from Leichhardt, along the Parramatta Rd and through the lovely surrounds of Petersham Park. A 5 minute stroll will take you to Petersham station and about 8 minutes will get you to Lewisham station.


Conditions of Entry

This centre is supervised for the safety and comfort of patrons in accordance with relevant safety guidelines. Accordingly, the following conditions of Entry and Use apply.

  1. Management have the right to refuse entry.
  2. Children under 15years of age are to be accompanied and closely supervised by a responsible adult 18years or older at all times. Children unaccompanied by an adult may be prevented from entry at the discretion of staff.
  3. Children under 5years of age are to be within arms reach of their parent or guardian at all times.
  4. Patrons must follow the instructions given by FDAC staff at all times. Management reserves the right to ask any patron who does not obey signage, the directives of staff, or Conditions of Use and Entry to leave the facility and further entry may be refused.
  5. Patrons must shower before entering the pool.
  6. No abusive, offensive or disruptive behaviour or language.
  7. No running, pushing, backflips, bombing or holding breath underwater for competitions. Diving is only permitted where the depth of the pool is greater than 1.2metres (please seek advice from FDAC pool lifeguards clarification).
  8. No animals, drugs, alcohol, glass or porcelain allowed inside the facility. Banned items such as, but not limited to bikes, scooter and skateboards are not permitted on the premises. There is no smoking permitted in this facility.
  9. Management takes no responsibility for personal belongings.
  10. Patrons enter the centre at their own risk. By entering the centre Patrons accept that the operator is not liable for loss or injury, however caused, and consent to receiving any first aid treatment that the centre’s staff may reasonably consider necessary or desirable in the event they suffer an injury whilst at the centre.
  11. Season and Multi Visit Passes are valid for season of purchase only.
  12. Coaching or training must not be conducted for fee or reward without the prior permission of the Centre Management.
  13. No photography, except with the permission of the subject and their parent or guardian (if the subject is under 18years of age).


The Royal Lifesaving Society's "Keep Watch" program guidelines are implemented in this centre.

Closing times during April will depend on weather and light within the centre, subject to vary for safety of staff and patrons.

Hope you all have an enjoyable entension to the pool this season.





For all general enquiries, assistance, help or support, please use the contact details found below.

Phone: (02) 9550 9145
Email: Click here to email us
Monday 7:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday 7:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 7:00am - 5:30pm
Thursday 7:00am - 5:30pm
Friday 7:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday 7:00am - 5:30pm
Sunday 8:00am - 5:30pm

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Walk, cycle or use public transport to get to FDAC  as part of an active and healthy day out. FDAC is located within the gorgeous Petersham Park which has playground, picnic and BBQ facilities, all free for use.

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