Cook + Phillip Park Pool

Cook + Phillip Park Pool

Upgrade works

We are improving the facilities at Cook + Phillip Park Aquatic and Fitness Centre for the community to enjoy.

Work details

Health and recreation

Located near the heart of the city centre by St Mary's Cathedral, Cook + Phillip Park Pool is a high-quality swimming and fitness facility. The centre is open all year round and features full access for people with disability. The centre has a cafe and adjacent public car park.


We have a 50 metre pool (ideal for lap swimming), a dedicated leisure pool (with a wave machine) and a hydrotherapy pool. All are indoors and heated.

Fitness centre

The fitness centre has a full-size gym complete with separate cardio and weights studios plus a spin room and another room for yoga, boxing and other group classes. We have the latest equipment and members/guests are supervised by expert staff.

The fitness centre also includes an outdoor training area, called the Air Gym.

Sports court

Cook + Phillip Park Pool has a multi-purpose court for basketball, netball, indoor soccer and other sports. See below to book online.

Classes and coaching

For classes and coaching please contact the centre:
02 9326 0444

In the pool:

  • swim squad training
  • aquarobics
  • gentle exercise in the hydrotherapy pool
  • swimming classes for babies and children
  • swim fit for adults
  • lunchtime lap-swimming sessions.

In the fitness centre:

  • pilates
  • yoga
  • boxing
  • cycling (spin)
  • and many more group fitness favourites.

We also offer personal training sessions and programs for teens and over 55s. Specialist health and wellbeing programs are offered to breast cancer survivors and people experiencing mental health issues.

Indoor sports competitions, including netball, soccer, basketball and volleyball are held at lunch-time and in the evening.

Special services

The Therapy Max clinic offers physiotherapy, hydrotherapy, clinical pilates classes, massage therapy and other rehabilitation/sports injury services.

Our children's services include playgroups, gymnastics classes and a school holiday program.

And more ...

Cook + Phillip Park Pool is operated by Belgravia Leisure in partnership with the City. Admission fees for casual visits are summarised in the table below. To find out about membership options, special promotions and more, please visit the Cook + Phillip Park Pool website.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 6am–10pm
Weekends and public holidays: 7am–8pm

Closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day.

Opening hours may change on New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. Please check the website closer to the date. 

Lane availability

For all current lane availability, please contact Cook + Phillip Park Pool.


4 College Street (corner William Street)
Sydney NSW 2000 02 9326 0444 02 9326 0599

Admission fees

Current fees and charges for the 2019/20 season are listed below. All prices include GST.

  Adult Concession Family 360 City access card*
Pool entry $7.80 $5.80 $20.70 $2
360 multi visit pass (20 visits) $124.80 $93.60

Gym entry $21.60 $16.20

Multi visit pass (10 visits)

$194.40 $121.20

* The City access card is for residents on a low income. Contact the centre for more information.

Other fees (pool only)

  • Additional family member: $2.70
  • Spectator: $3.70
  • Companion card: free

Sports court bookings

Last updated: Friday, 6 September 2019