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Lane and venue hire

Marion Outdoor Pool is frequently utilised for our lovely grounds and state of the art facility, with friendly and highly trained staff to make your event memorable.

Over 100 local schools enjoyed the facility during our past season for lessons, swimming carnivals, end-of-term and holiday activities. Sport and community organisations use our facility to celebrate their achievements during the year. Our regular clubs reserve lane space for training and keeping fit multiple times each week.

Whether you would like to reserve a lane for a once-off occasion, hold your event here or for regular training - talk to us to see what options we can offer.

Lane hire

Casual and long term lane hire is available in the 50m 8 lane pool. Rates include the hire of a single lane as well as a discounted rate for the use of multiple lanes.

Long term lane hire

$33.00 GST Inc. per lane/hour (swimmer entry included)

$28.00 GST Inc. per lane/hour for multiple lanes (swimmer entry included)

Casual lane hire

$33.00 GST Inc. per lane/hour (entry for swimmers included)

Ratios

Qualified coaches in charge of mini/junior sports can have a ratio of up to 25:1 and advance 40:1

Inquire by filling in the pool booking enquiry form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

School and social bookings

Marion Outdoor Pool welcomes all schools, groups and organisations to the pool. Our school and social groups bookings gives you access to all 3 pools, splash park and activities. A safety talk and swim test will be conducted at the beginning of your session. All participants will be issued with the appropriate armband reflecting their swimming ability.

There are two options;

Option 1: Pool entry to 3 pools and splash park $5.90 per participant

Option 2: Pool entry to 3 pools, splash park and activities $10.50 per participant

Inquire by filling in the pool booking enquiry form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

Recreational event

Our recreational event booking allows you to book the entire Marion Outdoor Pool facility. A safety talk and swim test will be conducted at the beginning of your session. All participants will be issued with an armband reflecting their swimming ability.

Options available for booking include:

  • Exclusive use of the facility
  • Main pool only
  • Splash park
  • Waterslides
  • Crazy race inflatable
  • Use of the kiosk

Inquire by filling in the pool booking enquiry form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

Fees & charges for recreation event

The hire rate of the main pool only is $680 for 3 hours and $230 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire rate of all pools is $1,190 for 3 hours and $405 for each additional hour or part thereof.

In addition to the hire of the pools the following options are available:

The hire for the waterslides is $180 for 2 hours and $90 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire for the splash Park is $135 for 2 hours and $67.50 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire rate for the crazy race inflatable is $130 for 2 hours and $65 for each additional hour or part thereof

Picnic week

Picnic week is held in Week 8 and 9 of term 4 for schools. It is held as an end of year celebration for the school year. A safety talk and swim test will be conducted at the beginning of your session. All participants will be issued with an armband reflecting their swimming ability.

There are three options;

  • Option 1: Pool entry and ice block $7.00 per participant
  • Option 2: Pool entry, inflatable and waterslides $12.00 per participant
  • Option 3: Pool entry, inflatable, waterslides and ice block $13.20 per participant

Inquire by filling in the pool booking enquiry form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

Swimming carnivals

Marion Outdoor Pool offers the opportunity for schools to have their own swimming carnival at the facility. Carnivals can be run anytime during the season subject to availability.

Options available for booking include;

  • Exclusive use of the facility
  • Main pool only
  • Use of tables and chairs
  • Splash park
  • Waterslides
  • Crazy race inflatable
  • Use of the kiosk

Inquire by filling in the pool booking enquiry form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

Fees and charges for Swimming Carnivals

The hire rate of the Main Pool Only is $680 for 3 hours and $230 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire rate of all pools is $1,190 for 3 hours and $405 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire for the Waterslides is $180 for 2 hours and $90 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire for the Splash Park is $135 for 2 hours and $67.50 for each additional hour or part thereof.

The hire rate for the inflatable is $130 for 2 hours and $65 for each additional hour or part thereof

If your event is out of regular pool hours the hire rate is an additional $270 per hour or part thereof.

Balinese style hut

A Balinese style hut is available for hire during pool opening hours. Featuring a BBQ and outdoor kitchen facilities with tables and chairs. The Balinese style hut overlooks the splash park and toddlers pool and seats up to 20 people.

The Balinese Style Hut has a minimum of 2 hour hire.

Inquire by filling in the outdoor pool venue hire form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

Fees and charges for Balinese Style Hut

Corporate hire is $50.00 per hour

Community hire is $30.00 per hour

City of Marion business or resident is $25.00

Party room

A party room is available for hire during opening hours. Featuring kitchen facilities and colourful mural walls painted by a local artist. The room is located to the side of the toddlers pool and seats up to 15 people.

The cost to hire the party room is $25 per hour with a minimum of 2 hour hire.

Inquire by filling in the outdoor pool venue hire form or contact reception on 8375 6868.

Meeting room hire

A modern meeting room is available for use all year round. Comfortably seating 20 in boardroom style or lecture format. The room includes web connectivity to a 75’’ television/display and a kitchenette.

Inquire by filling in the outdoor pool venue hire form or contact Marion Cultural Centre on 8375 6790.