Welcome back to Warringah Aquatic Centre

We are pleased to be able to open our outdoor pool and resume SwimFit Adult Squad, our primary concern remains the health and safety of our visitors and staff. We ask for your support in our efforts to prevent COVID-19 and be vigilant in your personal hygiene, social distancing and avoid attending our venue if unwell.

SwimFit Adult Squad will resume on Monday 1 June - Monday to Friday 9.30am and 12.30pm Express SwimFit.  No bookings required however to ensure we maintain social distancing rules, there will be one swimmer per lane, the pool has been configured into 20 lanes maximum.

We will continue to review our management of aquatic venues in keeping with advice from NSW Health and the Commonwealth Government. We appreciate your cooperation with the following special conditions of entry.

Operating hours

  • Monday to Friday, 5.30am – 9pm
  • Saturday, Sundays and Public Holidays, 7am – 6pm

Please call 9451 8000 Option 3.

A new booking system

Due to NSW State Government restrictions there is a maximum of four swimmers in the pool at one time and one person per lane. A booking system is available for lap swimming from 15 May. Bookings will be for 45-minute sessions.

You need to phone 9451 8000 to make a booking, providing your name and telephone number.

Bookings can be made for no more than three consecutive days. If you cannot attend a booking time, then as a courtesy to other swimmers please contact the centre. No back-to-back bookings will be permitted.

  • Weekday session times commence at 5.30am and are available every 45 minutes. 
  • Saturday session times commence at 7am and are available every 45 minutes
  • Sunday session times commence at 7am and are available every 45 minutes

Sessions will commence on time with 5 minutes entry; 35 minutes swimming and 5 minute exit.  

Please exit the pool and the facility when instructed by centre staff. Failure to follow timelines and staff direction may result in permanent removal from the pool and booking system.

There will be no spectator entry at this time.

Entering and exiting the centre

Entry and exit to Warringah Aquatic Centre will be from the side entry to the outdoor pool area, social distancing of 1.5 metres applicable. No early entry will be permitted with entry doors remaining closed until the session time.

Change rooms

There will be no public access to outdoor change rooms – please come ready to swim. A toilet will be available.

Indoor areas

In line with NSW government restrictions there is no public access to any indoor areas of the centre including the indoor swimming pools, dive pool, Learn to Swim programs, fitness classes and kiosk.

Additional hygiene and cleaning precautions

We have installed additional hand sanitiser stations throughout the centre as well as increased cleaning and more regular disinfecting of surfaces. Signage has been placed throughout the centre to help communicate the importance of hand washing, covering your sneezes or coughs, and staying home if unwell. We have dedicated staff on regular cleaning duties during operating hours of the centre.  


Service / Program - Outdoor AreasCurrent Status & Restrictions

Outdoor 25m pool

Lap Swimming – limited to a maximum of four people for 45 minute bookable session blocks.  

Session times: Monday-Friday


5.30am – 9pm 

(Four swimmers permitted per 45 minute session block booking)

Session times: Saturday –Sunday

Saturday and Sunday 7am – 6pm

(Four swimmers permitted per 45 minute session block booking)

Booking process: Ph 9451 8000

Phone bookings can be made between 5.30am - 9pm weekdays

Phone bookings can be made between 7am - 6pm weekends

Outdoor children’s splash pad


Outdoor change rooms

Change room facilities and showers will not be available. Please arrive showered and changed ready to swim (toilet facility available).

Outdoor public areas – social gathering and distancing restrictions

No sun bathing/sitting on grassed areas.

Social distancing – – “ TRAIN, EXIT POOL, EXIT CENTRE”