Caretaker Period
City of Marion observes caretaker conventions related to the upcoming Council Election. During Caretaker Period, we will apply our Caretaker Policy while continuing the business-as-usual operations of the organisation.
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Frequently asked questions

We hope you find the information you need to enjoy the pool. If you need further information please call or email our friendly staff at the Marion Outdoor Pool on 8375 6868 or swimcentre@marion.sa.gov.au.

Do I have to book for the pool?

Bookings for lap swimming and Aqua Aerobics are essential to ensure there is lane space available.

Bookings for general admission are recommended.

Click here to view available sessions times and book.

Birthday parties

For children 5 to 12-years-old.

A dedicated host takes kids through a range of activities. Food is included in the package.

Click here for more information on birthday party booking options.

Water slides

There are two large slides which include the Speed slide and Twist slide for kids and adults over 120cms.

Children over 2 years-old and under 120cms may ride with their parent on the Twist slide only.

Water slides are available at specific times.

Click here for more information on times and pricing of water slides.


Lane hire

Lane hire is available for casual and regular bookings. Please call or email 8375 6868 or swimcentre@marion.sa.gov.au for details.

Lane hire bookings

Holiday Swim Programs

We hold 2 state-based swimming programs that teaches swimming and water safety. Bookings are required directly with the organisations

Holiday Swim - Royal Life Saving SA (December 19th - 23rd 2022)

VACSWIM SA - Surf Life Saving SA (January 9th - 13th and January 16th - 20th 2023)

Happy Hubert Swim School

Learn to swim classes for ages 3 and over. Please call or email 8375 6868 or swimcentre@marion.sa.gov.au for details.

Happy Hubert Swim school bookings

Can children under a certain age enter for free?

Entry fees only apply for children aged 4 and over.

Children 3 and under can enter for free with a paying adult.



What is a family pass?

A family pass can be made up of 2 adults and 2 children OR 3 children and 1 adult

Please ensure you adhere to the Watch Around Water Policy

If you have additional family members you will need to purchase additional individual tickets.

Is there a discount for City of Marion residents?

Yes – City of Marion residents are eligible for a 30% discount for season passes, multi passes, inclusive tickets and family passes.

What does a spectator pass allow me to do?

People can enter the site, watch sessions, and access the kiosk, playground, fitness equipment and change rooms.

Can we use the BBQs and drinking fountains?

Yes the BBQs and drinking fountains are available for use.

What sort of food is available from the kiosk?

The kiosk includes:

  • Toasted Sandwiches
  • Hot chips
  • Sweet and potato fries
  • Hot dogs
  • Burgers
  • Hot & cold drinks
  • Ice creams
  • An assortment of chips and lollies
Can I bring in my own food and drinks?

Yes – you’re welcome to bring a picnic, including soft drinks.

The pool is an alcohol-free zone.

Food is available for purchase at the kiosk

Are there any days the pool is closed?

Yes - Christmas Day 25th December.

Please be advised that opening hours change on Public Holidays.

Check here for opening hours

Is there somewhere to park my car or bike?

Yes – the pool has its own car park, and parking is also available on side streets.

There are also bicycle racks available near the front entrance

What attractions are on site?

Upgraded features available

  • 9m-high tower with four slides and a giant tipping bucket
  • 60sq m play area with water jets
  • Shades, BBQ's, landscaping and paths
  • Balinese Style Hut for hire
  • Playground
  • Outdoor gym
  • Bigger site
  • Meeting room for hire


Other features

  • Two shaded children's pools
  • Two water slides
  • 50m pool for lap swimming
  • Kiosk
  • Change rooms
  • Party Room