Swimming Pools


Wellington Shire Pools Operating Status (Temperature Trigger)

Sunday, December 3, 2023
All outdoor pools CLOSED.
Outdoor pools OPEN normal off-peak operating hours.
Monday, December 4, 2023
All outdoor pools CLOSED.
Outdoor pools OPEN normal off-peak operating hours.

2023-24 Outdoor Pool Season Dates and Opening Hours

Wellington Shire operates outdoor seasonal swimming pools at Heyfield, Maffra, Rosedale, Sale, Stratford, and Yarram.

The 2023-24 Outdoor Pool Season will officially commence on Saturday 25 November.

Off peak: 24 Nov - 15 Dec 2023: Weekdays: 4pm - 7.30pm, Weekends/Public Holidays: 10.30am - 6pm.

Peak: 16 Dec 2023 - 28 Jan 2024: Weekdays: 11am - 7.30pm, Weekends/Public Holidays: 10.30am - 6pm.

NOTE: Pools will be open 12pm - 3pm every day during peak season regardless of the temp and forecast.

Off peak: 29 Jan - 11 Mar 2024: Weekdays: 4pm - 7.30pm, Weekends/Public Holidays: 10.30am - 6pm.

General public swimming times for the 2023-24 season will operate in accordance with a ‘temperature forecast trigger’.

Wellingtons outdoor pools will open when the temperature forecast for Sale, as issued by the Bureau of Meteorology at 4pm on the previous day, is for 25 degrees celsius or higher.

Lap swimming times at Maffra, Sale and Yarram Outdoor Pools are 6.00am to 8.00am Monday to Friday (Public holidays excluded) and are NOT temperature dependant.  These sessions will operate regardless of temperature forecast.

During peak season, outdoor pools will be open regardless of temperature for guaranteed hours each day.  Guaranteed hours will be 12pm – 3pm.  

The daily forecast can be found on the Bureau of Meteorology website.

Information on outdoor pool operating hours for the following day can also be found on the Aqua Energy Facebook page.  This is updated 5pm daily.  You can ‘Like’ this page to get easy daily updates. Visit

Wellington's Outdoor Pool Season will conclude at close of business on Monday 11 March 2024

Parents please note:

  • All Wellington swimming pools are ‘Watch around Water’ pools
  • Children under 5 years must be within arm’s reach of a responsible adult at all times
  • Children 10 years and under must be under the constant visual supervision of a responsible adult
  • Unsupervised children will not be permitted to remain in the water
  • Responsible adult must be 16 years of age or older.

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Entry Fees / Membership Fees

Casual Pool Entry:

Adult: $7.30
Child (5-15): $4.90
Family/Group (2 adults, 2 children): $19.50
Concession: $5.80

10 Session Pool Pass:

Adult: $65.70
Concession: $52.50
Child (5-15): $44.10
Family: $175.50

Season Pass (15 weeks, Outdoor Pool Only):

Adult: $122.30
Child (5-15): $81.60
Family: $203.90
Concession: $98.10

Sale Outdoor Pool

Address: Brayakoloong Close, Sale
Telephone: (03) 5142 3700

For information regarding the Indoor Pools please visit the Aqua Energy Leisure Centre website.

Heyfield Memorial Pool

Address: Mary Street, Heyfield
Telephone: (03) 5148 2330

Maffra Memorial Pool

Address: Duke Street, Maffra
Telephone: (03) 5147 1191

Rosedale Swimming Pool

Address: Corner Hood and Albert Street, Rosedale
Telephone: (03) 5199 2366

Stratford Swimming Pool

Address: McMillan Street, Stratford
Telephone: (03) 5145 6494

Yarram Swimming Pool

Address: Grant Street, Yarram
Telephone: (03) 5182 5521

West Sale Pool

Address: Lyon Crescent, Fulham

Pool Hire Request Form

If you wish to hire a public pool in Wellington Shire, simply complete the Wellington Shire Pool Hire Request Form.

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