Fitzroy Pool closure for charity swim event

Thursday 14 February 2019

MS Mega Swim event at Fitzroy Swimming Pool

From 6pm on Friday 22 February to 7pm on Saturday 23 February, a 24 hour charity swim to raise money for multiple sclerosis sufferers will take over Fitzroy’s 50 metre pool.

During that time, the 50m pool and group fitness room will be closed to the public. The 50m pool will reopen to the public at 8am on Sunday 24 February.

Group fitness classes

Please be advised that the following group fitness classes have been cancelled.

Friday 22 February 5.30pm Body Pump
Saturday 23 February 8.10am Yoga 2
Saturday 23 February  9.45am Body Balance
Saturday 23 February 11am Yoga 1 & 2
Saturday 23 February 4.30pm Yoga 1

Yarra Triathlon

The Yarra Triathlon Swim Squad session on Saturday 23 February at 8.30am has been cancelled.

Open age squad

The Open Age squad session scheduled for Fitzroy Swimming Pool on Friday 22 February has been cancelled.

We apologise for any inconvenience the closures and/or class cancellations may cause.

About the event

The MS 24 Hour Mega Swim is a fun team relay event where teams have a swimmer in the water for the entire 24 hours and compete for laps swum and money raised, in support for people living with multiple sclerosis. It is one of Australia’s most popular and fastest-growing fundraising events, bringing communities together.

If you would like to donate or find out more about Mega Swim events near you, visit the Mega Swim website.

Got a question?

For further information please email us at or speak to our friendly customer service staff on 9205 5180.


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