Swimming Pools

1. Overview

The Gannawarra Shire Council will operate the Kerang and Cohuna Swimming Pools for the 2017/18 season.

Kerang and Cohuna pool opened on Saturday 4 November 

Please note this season there is a Weather Temperature Policy in place. When the temperature on the Bureau of Meteorology website the previous night is going to be 21 degrees Celsius or below then the outside pools will not be open.

To make a booking for the Kerang or Cohuna Pools please see the documents below

Booking Request Form 2017-2018(PDF, 321KB)

Hire Agreement terms and condition(PDF, 243KB)

2. Operating Hours

Cohuna Swimming Pool 

Tennis Court Rd, Cohuna
Phone: (03) 5456 2726

Months Opening hours
November and March

3pm - 7pm (Monday - Sunday)

December, January & February 10.00am - 8.00pm (Monday - Sunday)


Kerang Swimming Pool

Shadforth Street, Kerang
Phone: (03) 5452 2062

Months Opening hours
November and March 3pm - 7pm (Monday-Sunday)
December, January & February 10.00am - 8.00pm (Monday - Sunday)

 Public Holidays:

Christmas Day | 25th December 2017 


Boxing Day | 26th December 2017 

12 noon - 7pm

New Years Day | 1st January 2018

12 noon - 7pm

Australia Day | 26th January  2018

 12 noon - 7pm

 Labour Day | 12th March 2018

12 noon - 7pm

Good Friday | 30th March 2018 


 Easter Saturday | 31st March 2018

12 noon - 7pm 

 Easter Sunday | 1st April 2018

12  noon - 7pm


Closed for private bookings:


Thursday 14th December

12.30pm -2.30pm

Saturday 17th December

10.30 – 3pm

Swimming Carnival (Main pool will be closed)

Thursday 21st December

5pm – 7pm

Thursday 25th January 

11am -2pm

MDAS Community Event

Friday 9th February

9am – 3pm

Saturday 10th February

5pm -9pm

Swimming Carnival (Main Pool will be closed)

Friday 2nd March

1.30pm -3pm

Friday 9th March

9am -3.30pm



Thursday 14th December

5pm – 7.30pm

Thursday 21st December

11.30am – 2.00pm

Friday 8th March

5pm – 7.30pm


3. 2017/18 Admission Prices

General Admission

Adult $4.50
Under 18/Student $3.50
Pensioners $3.00
Family $12.00
Children Under 3 Free
Non-Swimmers $1.50


Season Ticket

Adult $90.00
Under 18/Student $60.00
Pensioner $40.00
Family $175.00
Pensioner family $65.00


10 Visit Pass Entry

Adult $34.00
Under 18/Student $26.00
Pensioner $22.00
Family $90.00

For all enquiries and bookings for the Kerang and Cohuna Pools please contact Council on (03) 5450 9333.

4. Early Morning Swimming

Early morning swimming will commence the week of 11 December at Kerang and Cohuna Swimming Pools.


Tuesdays and Thursdays 6.30am - 8.30am


Wednesday 6.30am - 8.30am

5. Waterslide Hours

The waterslides at both the Kerang and Cohuna pools will operate as per below, dependent on weather conditions.

There is no additional charge to use the waterslides.

Children under 5 years old, or under 1.2 metres tall, must be accompanied by an adult.

Kerang Pool

Day Opening hours
Friday - Sunday   4.00pm - 6.00pm


Cohuna Pool

Day Opening hours
Friday - Sunday  4.00pm - 6.00pm


6. Splash Park

The Kerang Splash Park was completed during September 2016, thanks to funding from the State Government. There is no additional charge to use the Splash Park will operate the same as opening times.



7. Inflatable pool toy

The inflatable pool toy will operate dependent on weather conditions. Patrons under 1.2 metres in height are not allowed on the inflatable pool toy.

8. Kerang Exercise Pool - (Bookings Are Essential)

Patchell Plaza Victoria St Kerang
Phone: (03) 5450 9345  

Operating Hours 

Day  Opening hours 
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 7.00am - 2.00pm 
Tuesday and Thursday 11.00am - 2.00pm 

 *The Kerang Exercise Pool will be closed between 12.15pm - 12.45pm each day.


Admission Prices

General Admission  Cost 1/2 Hour

Cost 1 Hour

Adult  $5.50 $7.50
Pensioner   $3.50 $5.00
5 - 15 Years  $1.50 $2.50
Groups (up to 10 people) *   N/A $40
Multiple group bookings *   N/A $180 for 5 sessions 
 12 Visit Pass - Adult $55.00 $75.00
 12 Visit Pass - Pensioners $35.00 $50.00

 *An addition $30 lifeguard fee per hour applies for group bookings that cannot supply their own qualified lifeguard. 

Kerang Exercise Pool Facility Hire Booking form(DOCX, 627KB)


Warra' Waders Swim School

Swimming is an important skill for children to learn. From 6 months of age, it is beneficial for children to become familiar with water and learn about water safety.

Our qualified and experienced Austswim Instructor will support your child to acquire the skills they need to feel comfortable and safe around water.

Using routines, songs and equipment such as aquatic dump bells and noodles will assist your child to become independent in the water; all under your watchful eye and in a controlled and safe environment.

Swim Lessons Age


Aqua Babies 6mths - 3 years  $10.00 
Toddler Tadpoles 3 - 5 years  $10.00
 Junior Jellyfish 5 - 7 years  $10.00


Tuesday - 9AM - 11AM

Wednesday - 4PM - 5.30PM

Thursday - 9AM - 11AM


*Swim lessons are offered as 1/2 hour sessions, booking essential


Warra Waders Swim School Enrolment Form(DOCX, 267KB)

9. Koondrook Swimming Pool

7 Thompson Street Koondrook
Phone: (03) 5453 2085  

Day  Opening hours 
Weekdays 4.00pm - 7.00pm 
Weekends and School Holidays 12 noon - 7.00pm 

Morning swims will be offered on Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6.00am - 9.00am

Please contact the Koondrook Swimming Pool direct on 5453 2085 for fees and charges.

10. Leitchville War Memorial Swimming Pool

King George Street Leitchville
Phone: (03) 5456 7368
Opening date: November 2016 (TBC)

Day  Opening hours 
Weekdays 4.00pm - 7.00pm 
Weekends and School holidays 1.30pm - 7.00pm 

Please contact the Leitchville Swimming Pool direct on 5456 7368 for fees and charges

11. Quambatook Swimming Pool

River Street Quambatook
Phone: (03) 5457 1373   
Opening date: Early December 2016

Day  Opening hours 
Weekdays 3.30pm - 6.00pm 
Weekends and School holidays 3.00pm - 6.00pm 

Please contact the Quambatook Swimming Pool direct on (03) 5457 1373 for fees and charges.