MSAC Aquatics

Home to our world-class aquatic facilities that are available for professional and amateur training, personal aquatic fitness, competitions and recovery.

Melbourne Sports Centre is the home of performance swimming in Victoria. MSAC proudly hosts Victorian Institute of Sport recognised swimmers and other high-performance programs. Swimming Victoria also utlises MSAC for all major swimming competitions in Victoria.

Our aquatic facilities include our two 50-metre competition pools, a 25-metre indoor lap pool, a multi-purpose pool, our hydrotherapy pool plus a spa, sauna and steam room.

MSAC Opening Hours & Map

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday: 5:30am – 10pm 
Saturday and Sunday: 7am – 6pm

Please note the Gym operates during the below hours:
Monday to Friday: 6am-8pm
Saturday and Sunday: 7am-5pm


30 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park, VIC 3206

MSAC Parking & Entry


Parking is available in the Stadiums Car Park only, due to Covid-19 testing that is being conducted by DHSS in the Multi-Deck Car Park. Please see map below for more information.

Please note that buses are not permitted to park or drop off passengers within MSAC car parks. There are allocated bus zones on Aughtie Drive for this purpose.


Access for Aquatics is through the Outdoor Aquatic Entry and Main Reception, on the Aughtie Drive side of the venue. Please see map above for more information.

All visitors are required to complete our Covid Comply survey upon arrival to MSAC, using the QR codes provided on entry. Please speak to our Customer Experience team if you require assistance or have any questions.

Face masks need to be worn by all patrons whilst indoors at our venues. This includes in changerooms and while moving around our indoor spaces. They may only be removed when completing physical activity.

Getting Here By Tram

There are two convenient tram routes which drop you right at our front door.

Route 96 (East Brunswick to St Kilda Beach) – Stop 129 Route 12 (City to South Melbourne/St Kilda) – Stop 131

MSAC Events Calendar

Check out what events are coming up on the MSC calendar.

MSAC Availability & Bookings

Plan ahead for your next visit!

MSAC Accessibility, Mobility and entry Information

Refer to the links below to plan access for patrons with limited mobility.

Café & Retail

Sir Albert Cafe

The Sir Albert Café has moved to alfresco dining. Pop in for a coffee or egg and bacon roll post-session and enjoy beautiful views of Albert Park Lake from 7am Monday – Friday and 8am Saturday – Sunday.

Please note we are operating a cashless payment system.

Aquatic Wear

We have a small range of aquatic wear, including, bathers, goggles, towels and caps for sale in the Sir Albert Cafe. Please note we are operating on a cashless system, and trying on items is not permitted at the current time.

Lakeside Sports Medicine

Conveniently located to the left of our main foyer, Lakeside Sports Medicine Centre offer a variety of sports medicine services including; physiotherapy, podiatry, myotherapy, orthopedic surgery and dietetics.

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