Opening hours and contact


Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre
Petersham Park
Cnr Station Street and Lotos Street
Petersham, NSW, 2049


Phone: (02) 9392 5400


For information about disability access, please visit our facilities page.

Opening hours

Fanny Durack Aquatic Centre is a seasonal pool and opening hours vary based on sunrise and sunset.

October - November

7am to 6.30pm Monday to Saturday
8am to 6pm Sunday

December - February
6.45am to 7pm Monday to Saturday
8am to 6pm Sunday

7.15am to 6.30pm Monday to Saturday
8am to 6pm Sunday

Public Holidays
8am to 6pm (excluding Christmas Day)

We are closed on Christmas Day.

Feedback and enquiries

We would love to hear from you regarding your FDAC experience. Please complete the form below to submit your feedback or make a general enquiry.

Want to provide your feedback in person? We hold morning and afternoon teas at our Aquatic centres throughout the year to hear your feedback. Please visit out feedback session schedule page below to see our sessions for the 2023/24 FY. 

Feedback session schedule

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From Petersham Station

An 8 minute walks (550m) from Petersham Station (T2 Inner West & Leppington line). Petersham Station is an accessible independent access station with wheelchair ramp boarding assistance available.

From Lewisham Station

A 10 minute walk (800m) from Lewisham Station (T2 Inner West & Leppington line). Please note Lewisham Station is not an accessible station.

Light rail

From Taverners Hill

An 11 minute walk (1.1km) from Taverners Hill light rail stop (L1 Dulwich Hill to Central). Taverners Hill is an accessible independent access stop.


FDAC is a short 7 minute walk (600m) from frequent bus services that stop on Paramatta Road at Fort Street High School. The following buses can get you to this bus stop:

  • 413 (City to Campsie Station)
  • 480 (City to Strathfield Station)
  • 483 (City to Strathfield Station)

 Please visit the Transport NSW website for bus timetables and acessible services.


Car parking is available in the surrounding streets, however availability may be limited. Untimed parking is available on Station Street and West Street. Disabled parking is available at the entrance to Petersham Park on Station street, near the entrance to FDAC. Please note some parking time limits apply on the corner of Station Street and West Street.

The following parking time limits will apply:

  • Maximum of 2 hour parking from 8.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday, within the signs located on Station Street near the corner of West Street.

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Page last updated: 14 Dec 2023