Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre (LPAC)

COVID-19 update

Our swimming pools, Dawn Fraser Baths, Ashfield Aquatic Centre and Leichhardt Park Aquatic Centre, are currently open.

Opening hours and entry fees will be the same as per the regular centre operations. Cashless transactions are preferred. Please view our prices and membership page for entry fees and our opening hours page for pool opening hours.

No bookings are required however lap lane numbers and the 1 person per 4 square metre limits will apply.

Update to services: Monday 18 October 2021

We are excited to announce that all our facilities including outdoor pool, indoor pools & Gym have now re-opened.

Lap Swimming & Recreational Swimming:

  • Outdoor facilities are open to the public with 1:2sq capacity
  • Indoor facilities are open to the public with 1:4sq capacity for lap swimming & rehabilitation

Group Fitness:

  • Group fitness classes resumed Monday 11 October. Bookings are essential and are available 5 days in advance.


All memberships were reactivated from Monday 11 October. Membership suspensions are available, should you wish to do so, please contact our Customer Service team.


In line with the NSW Public Health Guidelines you will be required to:

  • Sign in using COVID safe check in.
  • Show proof of double vaccination if over the age of 16 either printed or digital.
  • Wear a mask when entering and leaving the building, as well as for indoor group fitness classes unless exempt. Proof of exemption is required.
  • Maintain social distancing of 1.5 metres where possible.

The health and safety of our patrons and staff is our number one priority. If you have any symptoms of illness e.g. runny nose, cough, temperature, fever please DO NOT attend the centre.  
If you have any questions about your visit, please email us at lpac.enquiries@innerwest.nsw.gov.au.


The Creche is now open as of Monday 18 October.

Learn to swim:

Learn to swim programs have recommenced as of Monday 18 October.

Fitness Passport

LPAC accepts Fitness Passport for full use of the Gym, Group Exercise Classes and Pool entry.  Fitness Passport cannot be used for squad training and special fitness programs.

All fitness passport members must complete a Pre-Exercise Questionnaire prior to attending the centre. Please follow the link below to complete the questionnaire.

Pre-exercise questionnaire

All Fitness Passport members must continue to present their member card at reception to attend booked classes and use the gym or pool facilities.

Failure to present a member card will result in a casual class fee being charged to your online account.


Make a general enquiry

We appreciate your patience and continued support.

Please visit the link below for more information on Inner West Council's COVID-19 response plan.

Inner West Council's COVID-19 response plan


An aquatic facility sitting on the edge of Iron Cove Bay with stunning views of the water.


Mary Street, Lilyfield



(02) 9392 5400



  • Six swimming pools
  • Learn to swim classes
  • Gym
  • Over 100 fitness classes
  • Crèche
  • Café

Opening Hours


Monday to Friday: 5:30am to 9pm
Friday: 5:30am to 8pm
Saturdays and Sundays: 6am to 7pm


Olympic Pool
Monday to Sunday: 5:30am to 8pm

Hydrotherapy Pool
Monday to Friday: 6am to 8pm
Saturdays and Sundays: 6am to 5pm

Program Pool
Monday to Sunday: 6am to 8pm

Mushroom Pool
Seasonal times.

Dive Pool
Seasonal times.

Please note opening hours may differ on public holidays. Please visit our Opening Hours webpage for more detailed information, including our opening hours for the upcoming holiday period.

General admission fees

Gym and Classes

Gym $27.50
Group Exercise classes $27.50


Adult $9.00
Children 5-16 years and full time students (ID required)$6.90
Children under 5 years FREE
Seniors concession $4.90
Pensioner concession $1.20
Spectator/Visitor/Shower $4.50
Volunteers assisting people with a disability FREE
Visitor to the cafe or a carnival FREE
Adults attending learn to swim classes (up to two parents) FREE

Visit the Prices and Memberships webpage for more details