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Swimming Centre Locations & Facilities

Open from October to April, the Norwood Swimming Centre offers a range of programs and activities for all ages and abilities to enjoy.

We're closed for the winter season

The Norwood Swimming Centre will reopen in October (date to be confirmed). We look forward to swimming with you then!

The Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre is closed for a major upgrade and will reopen in late 2024. 

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Norwood Swimming Centre

Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre Upgrade

Norwood Swimming Centre 

Norwood Swimming Centre:

Please note: we're closed for the winter season and will reopen in October. 

32 Phillips Street, Kensington SA 5068

Open 7 days a week during the swim season, excluding Christmas Day and Good Friday. 

Opening Hours & Admission

08 8431 1327

Venue hire enquiry

Located just off The Parade, Norwood, this much loved 1950s swimming centre is a 'classic Australian local pool' within a rivergum shaded setting.

The Norwood Swimming Centre’s big shady gum trees and “backyard feel” is the perfect place to cool down and relax with friends and family – or even boost your fitness by doing laps!


  • shaded toddler pool
  • 50 metre main pool
  • Inflatable obstacle course (every Sunday between 12.30pm and 3.30pm from December to end of February)
  • change rooms
  • shower and bathroom facilities
  • BBQs
  • kiosk.

Take a virtual tour

Click on the arrow button below to start virtual tour or click on the following link to open in a new window: Virtual Tour

Get directions

The Norwood Swimming Centre is conveniently located in the leafy suburb of Kensington, just off The Parade, Norwood and close to public transport.

Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre upgrade

The much-loved Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre will be transformed into an exciting water park — delighting swimmers, families and the wider community. 

The Centre will reopen in late 2024. 

Find out more