Outdoor Pools

Ballarat has a range of Outdoor Pools and Water Play Facilities to utilise during the warmer months.

Please see below for opening hours and admission prices.

All BALC Members receive an Outdoors Pools Membership providing access to Eureka, Buninyong and Black Hill Pools.

Eureka Aquatic Centre

102 Stawell Street South, Eureka 

Eureka Aquatic Centre features a range of facilities including heated 50m pool, learn to swim pool, shaded toddlers pool, outdoor water play park, playground, kiosk & BBQ facilities.

Opening times:

3 November 2018 – 21 April 2019

3 November – 30 November 2018
Monday – Friday: 6:30am – 10:30am and 3:30pm – 7:30pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 7:30am – 7:30pm

1 December 2018 – 7 April 2019
Monday – Friday: 6:30am – 7:30pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 7:30am – 7:30pm
Opens at 12pm on New Years Day

8 – 21 April 2019
Monday – Friday: 6:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 9:00am – 5:30pm

Admission Membership
Adult $5.00 Adult Season $210.00
Concession $4.20 Concession Adult Season $176.40
Child 5 -16yrs $4.20 Child Season $176.40
Family $15.00 Family Season $395.00
Child Under 5 Free

Black Hill Aquatic Centre

Chisholm St, Black Hill

Black Hill Aquatic Centre features a solar heated 25m outdoor pool, toddlers pool, diving board, and BBQ and picnic facilities.

Pool will be closed on days below 23 degrees. 

Opening times:

1 December 2018 – 3 March 2019

Non-School Holidays
Monday – Friday: 3:00pm – 7:00pm
(Diving board open 5:00pm – 7:00pm)
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 11:00am – 7:00pm
(Diving board open 12:00pm – 2:00pm and 4:00pm – 6:00pm)

School Holidays
Monday – Friday: 12:00pm – 7:00pm
(Diving board open 12:00pm – 3:00pm and 5:00pm – 7:00pm)
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 10:00am – 7:00pm
(Diving board open 12:00pm – 3:00pm and 5:00pm – 7:00pm)

Admission Membership
Adult $5.00 Adult Season $90.00
Concession $4.20 Concession Adult Season $63.00
Child 5 -16yrs $4.20 Child Season $63.00
Family $15.00 Family Season $155.00
Child Under 5 Free

Buninyong Aquatic Centre

Forest Street, Buninyong

Featuring a solar heated 25m outdoor pool, shaded toddlers pool, BBQ and picnic facilities.

Pool will be closed on days below 23 degrees. 

Opening times:

1 December 2018 – 3 March 2019

Non-School Holidays
Monday – Friday: 3:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 11:00am – 7:00pm

School Holidays
Monday – Friday: 12:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 10:00am – 7:00pm

Admission Membership
Adult $5.00 Adult Season $90.00
Concession $4.20 Concession Adult Season $63.00
Child 5 -16yrs $4.20 Child Season $63.00
Family $15.00 Family Season $155.00
Child Under 5 Free

Brown Hill Community Pool

Humffray Street North, Brown Hill

Owned by the City of Ballarat and managed by the Brown Hill Progress Association. Featuring an unheated 30m outdoor pool, toddlers pool, waterslide, BBQ and picnic facilities.

Opening times:

1 December 2018 – 3 March 2019

Non-School Holidays
Monday – Friday: 3:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 11:00am – 7:00pm

School Holidays
Monday – Friday: 12:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays: 10:00am – 7:00pm

General Admission Season Pass
Adult $4.00 Family $130
Adult Concession $3.50 Adult $70
Child (3-5 years) $2.50 Child $50
Child (under 3 years) FREE
Spectator $2.00
Family Day Pass (2 adults and up to 4 children) $11.00
Group rate 20+ (per person) $2.00