4 Alfred Street South, Milsons Point 2061

Tel: 9955 2309

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Olympic Pool

Swim session bookings during COVID-19


We ask you to support our efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and be vigilant in your personal hygiene and physical distancing. Please do not attend the centre if you are unwell.

A number of special arrangements are in place. We appreciate your cooperation with the following conditions of entry. 

The North Sydney Olympic Pool is scheduled to close at the end of February 2021 for redevelopment. Construction is estimated to take two years.


New Booking System

To ensure we meet the NSW State Govt restrictions, you must make a booking online. There are no casual entries. Bookings need to be made through Ticketbooth and you will need to provide your personal details when making a booking and present your ticket for entry to the pool.



One swim session only per day.

Session times are strictly 1 hour from the time nominated on the ticket, allowing 5 minutes for entry, 50 minutes for swimming, and 5 minutes to exit the complex.

Ticketholders must exit the pool and centre when instructed to do so by staff.

More details on the booking page. No spectator entry at this time.


Opening Times

Monday to Friday: 6am - 7pm

Saturday and Sunday: 8am - 5pm


Entry and Exit

Entry to the NSOP is from the main entry reception. 

Early entry is not permitted, and the entry doors remains closed until the session time starts.

Please ensure you keep a physical distance of 1.5m from staff and other patrons waiting to enter.

Exit from NSOP is through the side turnstile on Olympic Drive.


Change Rooms 

Ticketholders should come ready to swim and use of the change rooms be kept to an absolute minimum. Swimmers are required to leave the facility promptly at the conclusion of the session.


Gym, 25m Pool and Indoor Areas

There will be no public access to any indoor areas of the centre including Lane 9 Gym, crèche, indoor swimming and leisure pools, café and spa, steam and sauna. Council has resolved to monitor the take up of the additional capacity in the 50m pool and any further easing of restrictions before giving further consideration to reopening the 25m pool. 


Entry Fees and Membership

Gym Memberships, Subscriptions and Multi Visit Passes are on hold/suspended at this time. There are no discounts or concessions. The entry fee is $8.50 for everyone. 


Park & Swim

The Park & Swim Scheme continues to operate as normal, with the usual parking rate of $10.50 per hour.


Additional Hygiene and Cleaning Precautions

We have installed additional hand sanitiser throughout the centre as well as increased cleaning and more regular disinfecting of surfaces. Signage throughout the centre helps communicate the importance of hand washing, covering your sneezes or coughs, and staying home if unwell. We have dedicated staff on regular cleaning duties during operating hours of the centre. 

If you have further enquiries, then call our Reception 9955 2309 or email council@northsydney.nsw.gov.au

Please follow personal hygiene and social distancing rules - thank you.


Service Current Status
Outdoor 50m Pool Limited to 1 hour sessions. Bookings only, no walk ins.

Booking times:
Monday to Friday

First session: 6am

Last session: 6pm

(1 hour sessions available throughout the day)
Booking times:
Saturday and Sunday

First session: 8am

Last session: 4pm

(1 hour sessions available throughout the day)

Booking process Bookings must be made online at Ticketbooth
Change rooms Swimmers should arrive ready to swim, please keep use of change room facilities to a minimum
Other areas

The pool is open primarily for lap swimming and aquatic exercise purposes. The children's pool may be used for low impact use at the discretion of staff. No gatherings or sitting around the pool.

Water bubbler Refill nozzle only, bring your own water bottle
Heritage Stair Tower lift We are pleased to inform Customers that the lift has been repaired and is back in operation.



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