We have a variety of facilities at North Melbourne Recreation Centre that can help you achieve your fitness goals! Workout in our gym, join a class in our group fitness room, play sport in our stadium, or go for a swim in our pools.


Our gym is equipped with a range of cardio, functional and resistance equipment. Our gym also acts as our personal training space. Our fitness team would be happy to assist you.

Group fitness room

Our group fitness room (the mezzanine) is located in the pool building. It is a dedicated space for group fitness classes, which you can view in our timetable.


Our spacious stadium has one court is used for the following sports:


We have four outdoor pools including:

  • a 25 metre outdoor pool (four lanes for lap swimming, open seasonally);
  • two shallow children's splash pools with shade sails (great for babies and toddlers);
  • water play pool;
  • change rooms and shower facilities.

All pools are heated.


North Melbourne Recreation centre can cater to people with disabilities. Our accessible facilities include:

  • accessible car spaces;
  • ramp access to the centre;
  • ramps within the facility;
  • accessible change rooms.

Our friendly team are highly qualified and have the experience to help you – contact us for more information.


We have a small cafe in our pool building for you to refuel after laps or to grab a drink while the kids are in swimming lessons.

Further information

Take a look at our opening hours, prices or contact us.

Facility hire enquiry


Booking type

  • Facility hire

    Facility hire

    North Melbourne Recreation Centre has facilities available for hire, which can be booked for your exclusive use. We have function rooms, meeting rooms, pool lanes, a stadium, a theatre available for hire - all of which provide a blank canvas for your next event.

    Area Prices 
    Meeting room
    (14 seat capacity)
    $58.00 per hour
    Mezzanine function room
    (8m long x 9.5m wide approx. with tables, chairs, computer and projector available)
    $58.00 per hour
    Pool lane hire

    $55.00 per lane per hour

    (Note: individuals will be required to pay a casual pool entry in addition to lane hire. Whole pool bookings are also available.)

    (81 seat capacity with a projector and an AV setup available.)
    $58.00 per hour
    Stadium court hire
    (basketball, futsal, netball, volleyball)
    $58.00 per court per hour


    • Submit the facility hire enquiry form on this page
    • A member of our team will get back to you to confirm the booking
    • Bookings are subject to terms and conditions
    • For more information on facility hire, please contact us.

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