About Thorpdale Outdoor Pool

Thorpdale Outdoor Pool is part of Baw Baw Pools, which is owned by Baw Baw Shire Council and run by YMCA Victoria.

Facilities and services

There’s nothing quite like a cool pool on a hot day! So come along for a swim or host a children’s party at Thorpdale Outdoor Pool.

Thorpdale Outdoor Pool features:

  • 20 metre outdoor pool (six lanes);
  • BBQ and picnic facilities;
  • and shaded toddler pool.


Thorpdale Outdoor Pool has a range of accessible facilities, including:

  • accessible parking spaces;
  • aquatic hoist;
  • aquatic wheelchair;
  • changing rooms;
  • free entry for carers;
  • railings;
  • and ramps.

We also offer concession pricing and are part of the Companion Card Program, which means a person with a disability does not have to pay the entry fee for the carer that comes with them.


 Casual entry  
 Adult $6.10
 Concession / child $3.80
 Family (four to five people) $16.80


 Monthly passes  
 Adult $33.50
 Concession / child $26.70
 Family (four to five people) $59.30


 Seasonal passes  
 Adult $113.80
 Concession / child $91.10
 Family (four to five people) $199.90

Opening hours

Thorpdale Outdoor Pool is open during summer, from 01 December until 31 March each year (weather permitting).*

During school term

Monday to Friday 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Weekends 1:00pm to 7:00pm
Public holidays 1:00pm to 7:00pm
Anzac Day Closed
King's Birthday Closed
Melbourne Cup Closed

During school holidays

Weekdays / weekends / public holidays 1:00pm to 7:00pm
Good Friday Closed
Easter Saturday / Sunday / Monday Closed
Friday before AFL Grand Final Closed
Christmas Day / Boxing Day  Closed

*Weather permitting includes days when temperatures are forecast for 25 degrees or more (except early morning swims, which are not weather dependent). The pools may close prior to or during thunderstorm activity or in extreme weather conditions.

Contact us

You can call or email us via our contact us page.


Thorpdale Outdoor Pool is located right by Thorpdale Primary School.

Thorpdale Outdoor Pool
32 Morwell-Thorpdale Road
VIC 3835

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