Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre is home to world-class aquatic facilities perfect for training, competitions and recovery.
MSAC is home to world-class aquatic facilities available to everyone for training, competitions and recovery. Our aquatic facilities include:
INDOOR 50M COMPETITION POOL
Features: 10 lanes heated between 26° and 28°, movable booms to make the pool 75-metres total, a movable floor, seating capacity of 1,800, digital score board and public address audio system, TV lighting electronic timing, poolside meeting and marshalling rooms, underwater viewing, and gantry.
OUTDOOR 50M COMPETITION POOL
Features: 10 lanes heated to between 27° and 29°, movable floor and boom, seating capacity of 3,000, stunning Melbourne City views, digital scoreboard and public address audio system, TV lighting electronic timing, poolside meeting and marshalling rooms, and gantry. Casual Lap Swimming is currently available in this space!
INDOOR 25M LAP POOL
Features: 5 lanes heated at between 28° and 30°, depth fixed between 1.2m – 1.4m and is equipped with a hoist for easy access and to assist those with special needs.
The Multipurpose Pool is home to the MSAC Swim School and Shared Hydrotherapy Sessions. Heated between 33° and 35°, ith a moveable floor and a hoist for easy access, the pool is equipped for the enjoyment of all.
Features: heated to 27°, 14 indoor diving boards with a range of springboards and platforms between 0.5m and 10m.
INDOOR WAVE POOL & TODDLER POOL
Our Leisure Activity Sessions are the perfect day out for the whole family! They include access to the Indoor Wave Pool and Toddler Pools, with waves running every 20 minutes.
Parents, if your child is under the age of 10 years, please ensure you are in the water accompanying your child when using the Wave Pool and Toddler Pools.
All sessions must be pre-booked and pre-paid via our Client Portal below.
Our Hydrotherapy Pool (heated between 33° and 35°), located in the Recovery Centre on Level 2. After undergoing extensive works to replace the pool liner and the introduction of a cool plunge pool (heated between 10° and 14°) for enhanced recovery, we are proud to open this state-of-the-art rehabilitation and recovery facility.
SPA, SAUNA & STEAM ROOM
Our Spa (heated between 36.5° and 38.5°), Sauna and Steam facilities are the perfect way to wind down and recover. Access is available through our Leisure Activity and Multi-Use Sessions.
Performance Analysis Lab
Located in the outdoor portion of the aquatic facility, our unique Performance Analysis Lab allows for technical analysis of athletes in a safe and controlled environment. MSC National level swimmers engage in weekly Lab sessions that capture comprehensive video footage to aid in stroke correction and feedback that assists with development.