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Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre

Open Now: 06:00 - 21:00
Open today: 06:00 - 21:00
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Has indoor & outdoor lap pools, a wave pool, gymnasium

Great place to spend the day especially during heat waves. Open till late, plenty of car parking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Eric K
via mobile
Great local gym

I have been a member of this gym since its opening over 15 years ago. The facilities and equipment... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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“change rooms”(5 reviews)
“local council”(3 reviews)
Monash Aquatic & Recreation Centre offers a range of facilities and services within aquatics, health and fitness. Our aquatic facilities include 50m Outdoor Pool, 25m Indoor Pool, Learn to Swim Pool, Toddler Play Pools, 40m Indoor Wave Pool (largest...more
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626 Waverley Rd, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
+61 3 9265 4888
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place to spend the day especially during heat waves. Open till late, plenty of car parking, cost is reasonable, bus stop to/fro Glen Waverley station is right outside - 3 stops.

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Good facilities getting dated (sauna etc )and regular price increases there are no cost incentives for families to join considering this is a local council gym. (Monash Council) Closes at 9 pm weekdays and 7 pm weekends Not ideal for late workers I would also...More

Thank CarlC31
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The heated swimming pool in winter is such a welcome recreation. There was dirt (grainy) on the bottom of the pool. I ignored it anyway, and kept swimming as there were many others who didn't seem to mind. The women's shower rooms (2 of them)...More

Thank 781tirzahk
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Overall, the facility is good however it can be further improved. Not enough parking, not enough shower rooms, staff at the counter have sulky faces. Inconsistent guidelines provided by different staff. At certain times during winter every week, only one lane in the 25meter indoor...More

1  Thank Mondelis
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

I have been a member of this gym since its opening over 15 years ago. The facilities and equipment are continually being updated and the instructors and personal trainers have been fabulous. I wanted to improve my fitness 2 years ago so I could climb...More

2  Thank PhoebeNJ
Reviewed 3 April 2018

I really enjoy their daily exercise class, it helps me not just work out but learn many new things and make a lot of friends!

Thank AliC3074
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I’d been here years ago just for swimming, but now with little kids I can appreciate the wave pool. It’s great for the kids to get used to the waves (indoor too so no sunburn), so the next trip to the beach will be easier.......More

Thank Luke S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Great experience for all levels of swimming and the wave pool creates excitement for younger children

Thank Max B
Reviewed 6 November 2017

My daughters and I visit the facility regularly. The pools are kept quite clean and the kids absolutely love the wave pool. The facility has family change rooms with showers, which is very convenient for families with kids.

Thank George R
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A wonderful, modern facility with a gym and pools, both indoor and outdoor. Pools cater for everyone- toddlers to the elderly!! Excellent access and support for the disabled. A great many classes are run in the gym and various pools. The hydrotherapy pool is excellent...More

Thank Helen K
Emily F, Public Relations Manager at Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you for your excellent review Helen. It always pleases us immensly to hear of people who enjoy the centre and the facilities and services we offer. We hope you continue to visit us and enjoy the facility.

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