Sports and leisure services

Stawell Sports & Aquatic Centre

Houston Street, Stawell, Vic, 3380
Phone: (03) 5358 0550

The Stawell Sports and Aquatic Centre is proudly owned and operated by the Northern Grampians Shire Council.

Equipped with an indoor/outdoor swimming pool complex and gymnasium, the centre also caters for an array of fun filled indoor recreational pursuits for all age groups which can be accessed throughout the year.

All staff are highly qualified to assist or lead groups in any sporting activity.

Opening Hours

Centre closed ANZAC day

Gym Operating Hours

Monday - Friday: 6.00am - 2.00pm and 4.00pm - 8.00pm
Saturday and Sunday: 8.00am - 12.00pm

Swimming Pool Operating Hours

Monday  6.00am - 11.00am and 2.30pm - 6.00pm

Tuesday  6.00am - 11.00am and 2.30pm - 7.00pm

Wednesday:  6.00am - 11.00am and 2.30pm - 6.00pm

Thursday: 6.00am - 11.00am and 2.30pm - 7.00pm

Friday: 6.00am - 11.00am and 2.30pm - 6.00pm

Saturday: 8.00am - 12.00pm

Sunday: Closed

Pool available outside of these times for group bookings.

Learn to Swim: Call (03) 5358 0550 to find out about our Swimming Program

  • Infants 6 months - 36 months
  • Preschool & School aged children
  • Adult lessons on availability


Basketball & Soccer: New season has commenced. Enquiries welcome.

The stadium hours extend beyond pool hours depending on bookings and activities.

 Facilities & Activities

  • Indoor heated pool
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool (summer only)
  • Toddler pool (summer only)
  • Water slides (summer only)
  • Squash / racquetball courts
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Netball
  • Indoor soccer
  • Indoor cricket
  • Badminton
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Older adult activities
  • Learn to swim and lifesaving courses
  • BBQ facilities & more

Prices for Season 2017-2018

Swimming Pools
Adult Swim $7.00
Junior Swim $5.00
Toddlers (18 months up to 4 years) FREE
Concession and Pensioners $5.60
Family Entry $16.00
Spa - Free with swim entry
Waterslides - Free with swim entry (summer period)

Discount Visit Cards
Adult 10 Visits discount pass $63.00
Pensioner/Concession 10 Visits discount pass $50.40
Junior 10 Visits discount pass $45.00

Squash/ Racquetball Fees
Court hire (1 hour) $15.00

Water Aerobics
$9.00 per class
$8.00 concession and students
10 Visit discount visit cards available

Birthday parties
Party room plus one staff assistant - From $139.00 
Please call us for further information on parties.

St Arnaud Swimming Pool

Grant Street, St Arnaud, Vic, 3478
Phone: (03) 5495 1981

Opening Hours

The pool is currently closed.

Public holidays

 All scheduled Summer Season Public Holidays opening hours 2.00 pm to 7.00 pm 

Facilities available

  • seven-lane, 50 metre solar heated pool
  • toddlers' wading pool
  • one metre diving board
  • three metre diving board

Council Reserves available for booking

Council controlled reserves are available to be used by clubs, organisations and individuals throughout our community for many types of events including sporting games and training, school sports days, fun runs etc.

Find out more here >>> 

Fishing licenses 

If you're keen to do a spot of fishing in our Shire and you don't have a fishing licence, you can obtain a licence from the following: 

Halls Gap

Brambuk National Park & Cultural Centre
277 Grampians Rd, Halls Gap VIC 3381
(03) 5356 4381


Lyal Eales
113 Main St, Stawell VIC 3380
(03) 5358 3905

Mitre 10
26/34 Playford St, Stawell VIC 3380
(03) 5358 1205

Stawell Park Caravan Park
2 Monaghan Rd, Black Range VIC 3381
(03) 5358 2709

SportsPower Stawell
146 Main St, Stawell VIC 3380
(03) 5358 1038 

St Arnaud

113-115 Napier St, St Arnaud VIC 3478
(03) 5495 1283