Welcome to Faith Leech Aquatic Centre

Important Notice

WE ARE OPEN!!  Monday-Friday: 6am-9am 2pm-6:30 Saturday 8am-1pm Sunday 10am-3pm

Welcome to Faith Leech Aquatic Centre

Faith Leech Aquatic Centre is Bendigo's premier outdoor aquatic facility, and we are home to the Bendigo Hawks Swimming Club and Bendigo Divers Association.

Our facilities include an intermediate pool, shaded toddlers pool, water slide, dive pool with 1m and 3m springboards for public use, huge grass areas, BBQs, shade and don't forget our 50m lap pool! We are an outdoor facility, but all four of our swimming pools are heated for your comfort throughout our entire season.

There is something for everyone at Faith Leech Aquatic Centre, making it the perfect place for the whole family. We look forward to welcoming your to the centre and providing you with the best experience possible. 

Opening Hours

Opening date Monday 5th October 2020

Our opening hours will be:

Monday-Friday 6am-9am and 2pm-6:30pm.
Saturday 8am-1pm
Sunday 10am- 3pm
(Please note that only the 50m pool is open)

Please keep up to date with us on our Facebook page and via our member emails.

Learn more about COVID-19 closures

Entry Fees and Passes

The centre offers members and guests a variety of ticket options.


03 Jun 20

The benefits of resistance training

As we move through different stages of restrictions across the country, one health and fitness option that is easy to do anywhere is resistance training! Find out how resistance training can help improve your health and wellbeing. 

29 May 20

Long Weekend Ideas

Our next long weekend in fast approaching! It is going to be a little different to those in the past and you might be struggling for ideas of what to do within the current Covid-safe regulations, so we have some ideas for you!

07 May 20

Why Is Sitting So Bad?

Research has indicated that sitting for prolonged periods can be bad for your health. The more hours you spend sitting daily, the greater the risk of metabolic problems. It is easy to find simple activities to keep moving throughout the day  

01 May 20

The Power of Healthy Ageing

While ageing is an inevitable part of life, just a few key healthy changes will make a massive difference to how you enjoy your golden years. By practicing healthy ageing, you won’t just live longer, you’ll also be healthier, happier and have a livelier social life.

Waterslide Operating Hours

School Holiday Period

Monday to Friday
1:00 - 5:00

Saturday to Sunday
11:00am - 12:30pm & 3:30pm - 5:30pm

School Term Period

Monday to Friday
4:00pm - 6:30pm

Saturday to Sunday
11:00am - 12:30pm & 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Available for private booking's and birthday parties.
Please note that operating hours are subject to change due to weather and bookings.
Riders must meet the 120cm height limit on the slide to be able to ride. One rider at a time only. 


08:00AM 21 Sep 19

Open Day 2019

Open Day

Come and join us for the first day of the season at Faith Leech Aquatic Centre.

TripAdvisor Panel

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