Temporary closure of leisure centres and golf course

Wednesday 18 March 2020

This page was updated on Tuesday 12 May. 

We have temporarily closed our leisure centres and golf course, to try to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) within our workforce and the community.

Richmond Recreation Centre, Fitzroy Swimming Pool, Collingwood Leisure Centre, Collingwood Estate Gym and Burnley Golf Course are closed until further notice.

Burnley Golf Course will reopen on Thursday 14 May. Find out what changes are in place and how you can book your round

All programs, including group exercise classes, learn to swim, squad sessions and golf clinics will be paused during the closure period.

When will the leisure centres and golf course close?

  • Collingwood Leisure Centre close at 9pm, Tuesday 17 March
  • Fitzroy Swimming Pool will close at 9pm, Tuesday 17 March
  • Richmond Recreation Centre will close at 10pm, Tuesday 17 March
  • Collingwood Estate Gym will close at 8pm, Tuesday 17 March
  • Burnley Golf Course will close at 9am, Saturday 28 March

What’s happening with my membership or visit pass?

All payments have been paused for the duration of the closure so you will not be charged. You don't need to apply for a suspension.

Members

All direct debit memberships have automatically been paused for the duration of the closure. You will not be charged for the period of time we are closed.

Upfront memberships have automatically been paused for the duration of the closure. This period will be added to your current expiry date.

Aquatic programs

All direct debit learn to swim and Open Age Squad memberships have automatically been paused for the duration of the closure. You will not be charged for the period of time we are closed.

Learn to swim and aquatic enrolments that have already been paid will receive a credit for lessons that are cancelled.

Visit pass holders

Visit pass expiry dates will be extended to cover the period of the closure.

How do I find out more information?

For more information about how our closures will impact your membership or use of our facilities, please call us on 9205 5522 or email us at yarraleisure@yarracity.vic.gov.au.

Read more on how this affects our other council services.

Get the latest coronavirus information

You can find the latest official information about COVID-19 by visiting the Department of Health and Human Services. This is your best source for regular updates and the steps to take if you think you’re at risk.

For information about COVID-19 in your language, visit Translated resources - coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

If you suspect you may have contracted COVID-19, call the dedicated 24/7 coronavirus hotline on 1800 675 398 for advice. Please keep Triple Zero (000) for emergencies only.

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