Richmond Recreation Centre

Richmond recreation 

Please note details on this page may have changed due to Victorian Governments restrictions. For the most up to date information on the status of our centres, visit our Road to Reopen.

At Richmond, we have Melbourne's oldest indoor 50-metre pool, which is a favourite of Olympians, footballers and other elite athletes.

We have two gyms, a group fitness studio and a spin studio. Our pools include a 50-metre indoor pool, a Learn to Swim pool, a toddler pool as well as a spa, sauna and steam room.

Richmond maintenance works

Please note, minor maintenance works are being completed at Richmond Recreation Centre from Monday 12 April to Friday 16 April which may impact your access to the venue and gym. 

How do I get to Richmond Recreation Centre?

Richmond Recreation Centre is on Gleadell Street, just off Bridge Road.

To find public transport routes, visit Public Transport Victoria

When is Richmond Recreation Centre open?

Main pool

Monday to Friday 6am to 8.45pm
Saturday and Sunday 7am to 6.45pm

Please note: our spa closes at 7.30pm on Thursday for weekly cleaning and maintenance.

Toddler pool

Monday to Sunday 9am to 6pm


Monday to Friday 6am to 9pm
Saturday and Sunday 7am to 7pm

Accessibility access

To ensure everyone can access Richmond Recreation Centre, we have:

  • disability parking
  • entry ramp
  • pool hoist (please note, the pool hoist is currently unavailable due to repairs).
  • accessible change rooms
  • elevator to group exercise room

We also offer Access All Abilities programs including Striving for Maximum Strength and Cerebral Palsy

Contact us

Call us on 9205 5522
Email us at
Our address: 11-15 Gleadell Street, Richmond 3121