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Faith Leech Aquatic Centre

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Aquatic Facility | Outdoor Swimming Pool

Faith Leech Aquatic Centre was due to re-open on Monday September 28, however a maintenance issue has emerged which has delayed the re-opening.

Further information will be posted to the City's Facebook page and information on this webpage will also be updated. 

However, when the centre does re-open, if will be operating at the following times:

Monday - Friday: 6am - 9am and 2pm - 6pm

Saturday: 8am - 1pm

Sunday: 10am - 3pm

Faith Leech Aquatic Centre is a competition-standard swimming facility that is also a family-friendly centre.

It has four heated pools – a 50-metre lap swimming pool, shaded toddlers’ pool, intermediate pool and diving pool. The intermediate pool has an accessible ramp and the 50-metre pool has an accessible chair lift. The diving pool has a 1-metre and a 3-metre springboard.

Bring a picnic or use the barbecues, enjoy a coffee at Waves café, find a shady spot or visit when the Hoobee Tubee water slide is open.

Swimming season

We are open from the third Saturday in September until the second Sunday in May.


  • 50m Olympic pool (heated)
  • Intermediate pool
  • Toddlers’ pool
  • Diving pool
  • Water slide
  • Waves café
  • BBQ and al fresco dining area


  • Swim school
  • Bendigo Hawks Swimming Club
  • School bookings and carnivals
  • Birthday parties

Swimming Lessons

VICSWIM operates at Faith Leech Aquatic Centre during January.

Swimming centre admission fees

Conditions are subject to change without notice.


161-167 Barnard Street, Bendigo

Contact us

For more information please contact us on 03 5443 6151

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