Golden Square Swimming Pool

Aquatic Facility | Outdoor Swimming Pool

Golden Square Pool is a seasonal, family-friendly swimming pool that has three pools. It is run by Golden Square Pool Committee of Management.

Swimming season

Open from November until the March long weekend.

The 2022-23 swimming season is November 26, 2022 – March 13, 2023.


  • 50m pool
  • Learners’ intermediate pool
  • Toddlers’ pool
  • Shade
  • BBQ
  • Seating
  • Kiosk
  • Hot showers
  • Close to cycle paths and bus routes


  • VicSwim Classes (January)
  • Events season - Saturday night barbeques, live music, movie night, New Year's Eve and Australia Day
  • Community garden
  • Water aerobics, yoga classes and Lap Club
  • Birthday parties
  • Fun Days
  • Sports team training sessions
  • Lap lane
  • Home of SwimAware Bendigo
  • Healthy Golden Square program

Swimming Lessons

VicSwim operates at Golden Square Pool for the month of January.

Opening hours*

Open from Saturday November 26.

School Term

Daily: 3.30pm–7pm

Extended hours: when forecast is temperature is 33 degrees and above, the pool closes at 8pm.

School Holidays

Weekdays: 1pm - 7pm
Weekends: 1pm - 7pm (open from 11am when 33 degrees and above)

Extended hours: when forecast temperature is 33 degrees and above, the pool closes at 8pm.

Note: Opening hours are based on the temperature (forecasted by the Bureau of Meteorology) at 5pm on the day prior. Golden Square Pool will not open if the temperature is forecast to be 23 degrees or less. Opening hours are at the discretion of the lifeguard on duty and the Committee of Management.

Conditions are subject to change without notice.

*Opening days and hours are subject to change dependent on changing restrictions.


Please see Swimming centre admission fees for detail. 

Golden Square Swimming Pool sells City of Greater Bendigo Season Passes. Standard Season Pass tickets purchased at one of City of Greater Bendigo's other pools are accepted at Golden Square Pool.

What is a family?

A family ticket gives admission to two adults and all dependent children (under the age of 16) who appear on the Medicare Card.

Please note that children's entry is subject to Watch Around Water supervision responsibilities.


14a Maple Street, Golden Square

Contact us

For more information please contact us on 0401 804 701.

Golden Square pool website


Onsite carparking is available.

Street parking is available on Maple Street.