Auburn Ruth Everuss Aquatic Centre

The flagship pool features a 10 lane Olympic swimming pool, swimming and group fitness classes and gym.

COVID-19 update

Cumberland City Council is responding to COVID-19 guidance from both Federal and State levels of government. 

  • Recreational Swimming -
    • 25M Pool - This will operate in 45 minute time slots operating 3 per lane adhering to the 4 square meter physical distancing rules. Maximum capacity in the 25m pool is currently 18 patrons. Book here 
    • 50M Pool – No booking required for the outdoor pools, our 50m pool could accommodate 6 swimmers per lane adhering to the 4 square meter physical distancing rules.
    • Leisure Pool – No booking required for the leisure pool, up to a maximum of 40 people at any one time.
  • Squads - Our squad program has resumed full training program both morning and evening.
  • Gym - All equipment has been set up to comply with 4 square meter social distance, and currently it does not require any bookings. The health club can accommodate up to 20 participants in the gym at any one time. The area will be manned during busy period in the morning and evening to ensure all cleaning and social distancing rules are adhered to.
  • Group Fitness - Group fitness will continue with a timetable consisting of 26 classes per week. All members will continue to book in prior to attending the site and they will bring their own towel and mat where required. Members will continue to participate adhering to the 4 square meter social distancing rule, with maximum capacity inline with the NSW public health order.
  • Bookings - All lane hire bookings will be assessed on a case by case basis, and where we can facilitate in a safe manner complying within the guidelines of the NSW public health order they will go ahead.

Centre details

This pool is located at Church Street, Lidcombe. View on Google Maps

Bookings will need to be made in advance to avoid disappointment for our gymgroup fitness classes, and use of the pool. To book visit the Auburn Ruth Everuss Aquatic Centre website or contact the centre on 1300 482 575.

Entry fees

For a full list of fees visit Swim Centre Fees and Charges

Visit Passes (20 entries)

  • Adult (Swim) - $121.00
  • Concession (Swim) - $90.90
  • Adult (Health club) - $302.40
  • Concession (Health club) - $254.70

Pool opening hours

Monday to Friday: 6am to 7pm

Saturday and Sunday: 7am to 7pm

Health Club opening hours

Monday to Friday: 6am to 7pm

Saturday and Sunday: 7am to 7pm

Public holidays

Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day


Auburn Ruth Everuss Aquatic Centre offers a range of fitness and health activity options for people of all ages and abilities:

  • GOswim Program
    • Starfish (Ages 1 to 3 – parents are to be in the water with child)
    • Seahorse (Ages 3 to 5)
    • Primary School (Ages 5 to 12)
      • Jellyfish
      • Platypus
      • Seal
      • Marlin
      • Shark
      • Orca
    • GOswim Academy
    • Adult lessons
    • Private lessons
  • Swimming squad
    • Bronze
    • Silver
    • Gold
  • Aqua classes
  • Boxing
  • Cross Training
  • ABT (Abs, Butts & Thighs)
  • Yoga & Gentle Yoga
  • Zumba & Zumba Gold


  • State of the art facility
  • Aquatic, leisure and wellness programs
  • 10 lane, 50m outdoor, heated Olympic pool with grandstand
  • 6 lane, 25m indoor heated pool
  • Indoor, heated program pool for swimming, water safety lessons and rehabilitation programs
  • Outdoor heated water polo pool
  • Interactive shaded water play pool for children and families
  • All pools are heated and accessible
  • Birthday parties
  • Cafe
  • Shop selling swimming equipment and clothing.


  • 2 disabled parking spots
  • Wheelchair access into the centre
  • 1 disabled toilet and change room
  • Lockers for people with disabilities. 
  • Lifts and pool hoists
  • Slip resistant surfaces.


The Lidcombe swimming pools has free off-street parking at the junction of Church Street and Olympic Drive and is located halfway between the Lidcombe and Auburn train station.

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