Merrylands Swimming Centre

Merrylands Swimming Centre was opened in 1968. The centre is owned and operated by Cumberland City Council (formerly Holroyd) and forms part of Merrylands Park Regional Sporting Centre located on the corner of Burnett Street and Merrylands Road, Merrylands.

The Swimming Centre was heated in 2004 and was open 8 months of the year from mid-September until mid-May until 2010 when it reverted to 6 months. The Centre consists of 3 pools. An 8 lane 50m competition pool, a training pool and a babies pool. The water in the competition and training pools is heated to 27°C.

Merrylands Swimming Centre & Merrylands Park are Smoke-Free venues. Merrylands Park has free parking for over 200 cars.

The current operating hours of the swimming centre are:

Regular Opening Times

Mon - Sat 6:00am - 7:00pm
Sun & Pub Hol 7:00am - 6:00pm
November - December
Mon - Sat 6:00am - 7:00pm
Sun & Pub Hol 7:00am - 7:00pm
January - February
Mon - Sat 6:00am - 8:00pm
Sun & Pub Hol 7:00am - 8:00pm
Mon - Sat 6:00am - 7:00pm
Sun & Pub Hol 7:00am - 7:00pm

(Closed April to October and Christmas Day & Good Friday)

More information about the centre can be found at

1967 - First sod turned at Merrylands Swimming Centre - Holroyd City Council 1968-1969 - Merrylands Amateur Swimming Club - Babies Pool, Merrylands Oval Grandstand in the background 1993 - Merrylands A.S.C. Inc. 25th Anniversary Carnival 2004 - Merrylands SwimFest Swim Meet 2004 - The newly heated Merrylands Swimming Centre 2004 - Aerial view of Merrylands Swimming Centre (19/1/2004)