Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre

Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre

Go for gold

The Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre has a water or land-based activity for everyone in the local area, regardless of their age, fitness level or ability. It has 3 pools, a gym with cardio and weights rooms and is open all year round.


The centre has a 50 metre pool (ideal for lap swimming), a leisure pool (it is just for fun – and it has a spa) and a warm water program pool. All are indoors and heated.

Fitness centre

Our fitness centre features cardio and resistance training machines, free weights and a range of associated equipment. We have fully qualified staff on site and we offer group fitness/training/circuit classes and one-on-one personal training sessions.

Other facilities

  • sauna and steam room - currently closed due to Covid-19
  • cafe with indoor and outdoor seating - currently closed due to Covid-19
  • fitness centre including gymnasium
  • parking for 99 vehicles.

Classes and coaching

For classes and coaching please contact the centre:
02 9518 7220

In the pool:

  • swimming classes for babies and children
  • swim fit sessions for adults
  • swim squad training
  • aqua aerobics classes tailored for different ages and abilities.

In the fitness centre:

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

And more ...

Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre 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 Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre website.

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: 6am–8pm
Weekends and public holidays: 7am–4pm

Fitness centre opening hours

Monday to Friday: 6am–8pm
Weekends and public holidays: 7am–1pm

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 Ian Thorpe Aquatic Centre.


458 Harris Street (Corner William Henry Street)
Ultimo NSW 2007
itac.org.au 02 9518 722002 9660 2212

Admission fees

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

AdultConcessionFamilyCity access card*
Pool entry$7.80$5.80$20.70$2

360 Go multi visit pass (20 visits)

Swim, steam and sauna$14.90$11.20

Multi visit pass (10 visits)

Gym entry$21.60$16.20$5.50

Multi visit pass (10 visits)


* 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

Last updated: Tuesday, 1 September 2020