Swimming pools

COVID-19 Impacts of the pools 

COVID-19 rules will apply including:

  • A maximum of 50 people in the facilities at any one time 
  • Contact tracing records taken
  • Mask wearing when not in the water
  • Social distancing at all times
  • Hand sanitiser when entering the facility

 

Season Dates

Our swimming pool season will run from Saturday 14 November 2020 to Monday 8 March 2021.

Low season - 14 November to 18 December 2020 and 26 January to 8 March 2021

  • Monday to Friday -  3.00pm - 7.00pm  (Note: from 17 November 2020 the Beechworth Pool will close at 6.00pm on Tuesday and Thursday)
  • Weekends - 1.00pm - 7.30pm

High season - 19 December 2020 to 25 January 2021

  • Monday to Friday - 1.00pm - 7.30pm  (Note: from 17 November 2020 the Beechworth Pool will close at 6.00pm on Tuesday and Thursday)
  • Weekends - 12.00pm - 7.30pm

Public holidays (except Christmas Day - closed):

  •  12.00pm - 7.30pm

For early morning and afternoon swimming please refer to the locations below.

Locations

Beechworth, Harper Avenue

  • Solar heated 25m main pool with five lanes.
  • Solar heated baby pool with shade sail.
  • Solar heated toddler pool with shade sail.
  • Free electric BBQ with wooden tables and bench seats under shade sail.
  • Canteen with cold drinks and snacks.

 

Beechworth Pool - early closures

From 17 November 2020 the Beechworth Pool will be closing early at 6.00pm on Tuesday and Thursday to allow for the Beechworth Swim Club to be able to train. As the restrictions change this will be reassessed.

 

Low Season

Saturday 14 November 2020 - Friday 18 December 2020

Tuesday 26 January 2021 - Monday 8 March 2021

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3.00pm - 7.00pm
Tuesday, Thursday 3.00pm - 6.00pm

Saturday - Sunday

1.00pm - 7.30pm

 

Morning swimming (subject to weather)

Monday - Friday

 

6.00am - 7.30am

 

High Season

Saturday 19 December 2020 - Tuesday 25 January 2021

Monday, Wednesday, Friday
1.00pm - 7.30pm
Tuesday, Thursday 1.00pm - 6.00pm
Saturday - Sunday 12.00pm - 7.30pm

Morning swimming (subject to weather)

Monday - Friday

6.00am - 7.30am

 
Late Season

Tuesday 9 March 2021 - Monday 5 April 2021

Monday - Friday (subject to weather)
6.30am - 7.30pm

Chiltern, Alliance Street

  • Solar heated 25m main pool.
  • Solar heated toddler pool.
  • Solar heated baby pool.
  • Canteen with cold drinks and snacks available.

Low Season:

Saturday 14 November 2020 - Friday 18 December 2020

Tuesday 26 January 2021 - Monday 8 March 2021

Monday - Friday
3.00pm - 7.00pm
Saturday - Sunday
 1.00pm - 7.30pm


High Season:

Saturday 19 December 2020 - Tuesday 25 January 2021

Monday - Friday
 1.00pm -7.30pm
Saturday - Sunday
 12.00pm - 7.30pm

Rutherglen, High Street

  • Solar heated 33m main pool with six lanes.
  • Solar heated baby pool with shade sail.
  • Free electric BBQ.
  • Canteen with cold drinks and snacks.

Early Season

Saturday 17 October 2020 - Friday 13 November 2020

Morning swimming - Monday, Wednesday & Friday
 6.30am -7.30am
Afternoon swimming - Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
 5.00pm - 6.00pm

 

Low season:

Saturday 14 November - Friday 18 December 2020

Tuesday 26 January - Monday 8 March 2021

Morning swimming - Monday - Friday (subject to weather)
6.00am - 7.30am
Monday - Friday
3.00pm - 7.00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1.00pm - 7.30pm

 

High season

Saturday 9 December – Monday 25 January 2021

Morning Swimming (subject to weather) Monday - Friday
6.00am - 7.30am
Monday - Friday 1.00pm - 7.30pm
 Saturday & Sunday 12.00pm - 7.30pm

 

Late Season

Tuesday 9 March 2021 - Monday 5 April 2021

Morning swimming (subject to weather) Monday, Wednesday & Friday
 6.30am -7.30am
Afternoon swimming (subject to weather) Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday
 5.00pm - 6.00pm

Tangambalanga, Kiewa East Road

  • Solar heated 25m main pool.
  • Solar heated toddler area sectioned off in main pool.
  • Solar heated baby pool with shade sail.
  • Free electric BBQ.
  • Canteen with cold drinks and snacks.
     

Low Season:

Saturday 14 November 2020 - Friday 18 December 2020

Tuesday 26 January 2021 - Monday 8 March 2021

Monday - Friday
3.00pm - 7.00pm
Saturday - Sunday
1.00pm - 7.30pm


High Season:

Saturday 19 December 2020 - Tuesday 25 January 2021

Monday - Friday
1.00pm - 7.30pm
Saturday - Sunday
12.00pm - 7.30pm

Yackandandah, Railway Avenue

  • Solar heated 25m main pool.
  • Solar heated babies pool with shade sail.
  • Free electric BBQ with wooden tables and bench seats.
  • Canteen with cold drinks and snacks.

 

Low Season

Saturday 14 November 2020 - Friday 18 December 2020

Tuesday 26 January 2021 - Monday 8 March 2021

Monday - Friday
3.00pm - 7.00pm              
Saturday - Sunday
1.00pm - 7.30pm

Early morning swimming (subject to weather) - Monday, Wednesday & Friday

6.30am - 8.30am       

 

High Season

Monday - Friday 1.00pm -7.30pm              
Saturday - Sunday 12.00pm - 7.30pm

Early morning swimming (subject to weather) - Monday, Wednesday & Friday

6.30am - 8.30am      

 

Late Season

Tuesday 9 March 2021– Monday 6 April 2021

Monday, Wednesday, Friday (subject to weather)                                           
6.30am - 8.30am               

 

 

 

Fees and charges

Discounts due to Bushfire impact in Season 2019-2020

We're offering all 2019-2020 season pass holders a 30% discount on this season's passes, due to the pools being closed for much of January because of poor air quality. To receive your discount, just hold on to your current season pass and present it when you purchase your new pass.

Season Pass purchases

All season passes purchasing to be done at any of the 5 pools during pool opening hours.

 

Casual entry fees

Adult
$5
Child, 10 -18 years
$4
 Child under 10 (must be accompanied by an adult)
$3
Concession
$4.50
Pennant/carnival $2.50
 Family
$17.80

Early and Late Season Passes

Early Season

Rutherglen        $50.00

 

Late Season

Beechworth
$50.00
Rutherglen $50.00
 Yackandandah $50.00

 

Season passes (excludes early and late season)

Adult
$119.95
Child
$90.70
 Family $208.60
Concession
$90.45
 Concession Family Ticket  $153.00

Schools

Students
$3.30
Spectator/teacher on pool deck
No fee
Teacher in the water
No fee

Out-of-hours lifeguard fees

0-2 hours
 $46.60 flat fee
2+ hours
 $69.85
Please note:
  • Season pass holders do not need to pay an entrance fee when attending under a school booking.
  • Entrance fees to be administered by the school and paid to Council.
  • Lifeguard hire fees do not apply to school bookings.

 

Make a booking

Pool booking form

To book out one of our five swimming pools:

  1. Email your booking inquiry with approx. numbers to Chris McKnight cmcknight@indigoshire.vic.gov.au (subject heading to include name of pool and name of organisation which is booking the pool with proposed dates.
  2. Upon confirmation of facility availability from Council, complete a swimming pool booking form(PDF, 240KB) and together with a copy of your personal liability insurance policy (minimum cover of $20 million dollars) return by email to info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au. NOTE: Bookings won’t be accepted unless accompanied by some form of public liability evidence, be it from the Department of Education or other relevant body. To avoid booking conflicts please ensure you have your booking confirmed two weeks prior to event.
  3. Any variation in bookings must be communicated to Chris McKnight as soon as possible via email at cmcknight@indigoshire.vic.gov.au 

Cancellations

With the exception of extreme weather, the cancellation of any booking with less than 5 hours notice will incur a cancellation fee of $50 to cover staff and administration costs. This includes schools.

Seasonal pool membership form

To become a seasonal pool member, fill in the pool season pass booking(PDF, 530KB) form and return it to your nearest pool.

VicSwim bookings

2021 VicSwim bookings openings are to be confirmed. We will update this once these are available.

To make a booking go to www.vicswim.com.au