Ashfield Aquatic Centre
The new Ashfield Aquatic Centre is opening soon!
This world class centre will feature beautiful pools and state of the art facilities to meet all the health and fitness needs of our community.
Opening in Spring 2020, this amazing facility will include five pools, a first class health and fitness centre, café, creche, spa, sauna plus an extensive range of free weights, machines and equipment.
There will be a range of services offered including group fitness classes, mind and body classes, personal training, learn to swim, squads and programs to cater for all ages and fitness levels.
Download the flyer below for a glimpse of the brand new facilities and Health and Fitness offerings:
Welcome to Ashfield Aquatic Centre - Opening Spring 2020 (PDF 9MB)
For updates on the construction please visit our capital works project page by clicking the button below.
Ashfield Aquatic Centre project updates
We are excited to announce our foundation membership is now available. This membership will give you access to all the facilities, classes and pools at Ashfield Aquatic Centre as well as Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre and Dawn Fraser Baths at no extra charge.
* This special foundation membership is only for those who join before the centre opens and is for new members of Inner West Aquatics only. You will be charged your first fortnight fee to secure your membership ($48.60 proposed)
Any further payments will not be applied until 2 weeks after Ashfield Aquatic Centre opens.
Q. When will Ashfield Aquatic Centre open?
A. In Spring 2020.
Q. Where is the Ashfield Aquatic Centre located?
A. The centre will be located at Frederick Street and Elizabeth Street, Ashfield.
Q. Will parking be available?
A. Yes car parking is available onsite.
Q. Is there public transport available?
A. Yes there will be a variety of public transport including trains and buses.
Q. How long will the foundation membership be available?
A. The offer is available now until the centre opens.
Q. How do I purchase the foundation membership?
A. You can purchase the membership online through our Prices and membership page.
The offer is only available online.
Q. Will the foundation membership start charging from the date I make the purchase?
A. You will be charged your first fortnight fee to secure your membership. Any further payments will not be applied until 2 weeks after Ashfield Aquatic Centre opens.
Q. What is the price of the foundation membership?
A. The foundation membership is applied via direct debit at $48.60 per fortnight.
Q. Is there a joining fee?
A. No, you will however be charged for your first fortnight of membership. Any further payments will not be applied until 2 weeks after Ashfield Aquatic Centre opens.
Q. What classes will be available?
A. A range of classes will be available such as Aqua, Les Mills (BodyPump, BodyBalance etc), Mind and Body (Yoga, Pilates etc), Dance classes, Seniors and Kids classes.
The timetable will be available/finalised closer to the facility opening.
Q. Will fitness passport be accepted at Ashfield Aquatic Centre
A. This will confirmed at a later date.
Q. What type of memberships will there be?
A. There will be a range of other memberships available once the facility opens.
Q. Will there be any concessions available?
A. Yes there will be a range of concessions available once the facility open.
Q. Will there be any casual/non-contract rates available when the facility opens?
A. There will be a range of casual and multi pass options available.
Q. Will there be a disability access
A. Yes there will be disability access.
Q. Will there be change rooms available?
A. Yes there will be change room and lockers.
Q. Will there be any retail stores on site?
A. Yes there will be a retail store that sells a range of swimwear and equipment.
Q. I currently have membership at LPAC, can I cancel my membership and then purchase the AAC foundation membership?
A. No - the AAC foundation membership offer is only available for new members .
Q. I am a current member of LPAC, will I be able to change my membership so I am able to access Ashfield Aquatic Centre too?
A. Though you won’t be able to access the foundation membership, there will be “Lifestyle” membership available when Ashfield Aquatic Centre Opens. This will give you access to all the classes, pools and facilities of all the Inner West centres including LPAC and Dawn Fraser Baths.
Q. What does the foundation membership cover?
A. Access to all the pools, classes and facilities of Ashfield Aquatic Centre, Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre and Dawn Fraser Baths.
Q. What is the cancellation policy for the Ashfield Aquatic Centre foundation membership?
A. All memberships have a 7 day cooling off period commencing from the day the centre opens. If you decide to cancel your membership before the centre opens, please send an email to email@example.com.
Q. Will I be able to access Annette Kellerman as part of the foundation membership?
A. To be confirmed at a later date.
Q. What facilities will Ashfield Aquatic Centre have when it opens?
A. Five pools, a world class health and fitness centre (including a group fitness room, a mind and body studio plus a range of free weights, machines and equipment), creche, café, spa and sauna.
Q. What services will be offered by Ashfield Aquatic Centre?
A. A range of group fitness classes, Learn to Swim, personal training, squads and a creche.
Q. How many pools will there be at Ashfield Aquatic Centre?
A. There will be 5 pools – an outdoor program pool, 50 m outdoor pool, outdoor leisure pool, a dedicated indoor baby/toddlers pool and a multi-purpose indoor pool.
Q. Will there be Learn to Swim available at AAC?
A. Yes there will be a high quality Inner West Aquatics LTS program for all ages and abilities.
We are now accepting pre-enrolments through our Learn to swim page.
You can also book in for LTS at LPAC now which will give you priority booking at AAC when the centre opens. To book at LPAC send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q. Will there be squads available?
A. Yes we will be running a squad program in conjunction with Learn to Swim. More information will be available closer to opening date.
Any squad enquiries including assessments, send an email to email@example.com.
Q. Will the pools be available for school carnivals?
A. Yes school carnivals will be starting in 2021 - we are accepting bookings now firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will also be offering school intensive LTS programs in 2021.
Q. Will there be child minding facilities?
A. Yes there will be a creche.
Q. Will there be a café?
A. Yes there will be a café which will sell a range of delicious meals, healthy snacks and drinks.
Q. Will there be a spa or sauna?
A. Yes there will be a spa, sauna and steam room at Ashfield Aquatic Centre.
Q. Will there be a canopy for outdoor pool?
A. There is no canopy for the 50 m outdoor pool but there will be a 25 m indoor pool.
Q. I still have more questions, who do I contact?
A. Send an email to email@example.com.