Diamond Creek Outdoor Swimming Pool is a Fun Outdoor Activity for the Kids

Nothing says summer like splashing in a cool pool on a hot day. Why not try Diamond Creek Outdoor Swimming Pool. Whether you’re swimming laps to keep fit, teaching your kids to doggy paddle, or just floating around enjoying the summer vibes, the community pool is the place to be during the warmer months. But between the price of local pools and the locals and the tourists taking up seemingly every inch of space, is this even possible in Melbourne today? 

 This blog shows you how you can live out this summer dream right here in your backyard, without needing to fight through the crowds at the beach or over-packed and expensive local pools. To discover all Diamond Creek has to offer, pop on down today! 

 Diamond Creek Outdoor Swimming Pool is the Place to Chill and Have Fun 

 It can be a struggle to find fun and affordable activities to do during the summer. Plus, who can think in this heat?! Don’t stress— Diamond Creek has all you need at just the right price to enjoy the warm weather with your friends and family.  

 At under $20 for a casual visit for a family of 5, you can’t go past Diamond Creek Outdoor Pool for fun in the sun. Everybody is catered for with male, female, and accessible change rooms, so bring the whole family down! Nestled amongst a tranquil bushland setting, the chirps of local wild birds, the whistle of wind in the trees, and the warmth of the sun will relax you as you lie back on your beach towel or take a leisurely dip. Ahh, this is the life.  

 Diamond Creek Outdoor Pool is located at 1 Elizabeth Street, Diamond Creek, 3089. Open between 6am and 8pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, and 9am to 8pm Tuesdays and Thursdays, there are plenty of outside work hours to take the kids for a splash. And of course, who can forget weekends— they’re open 9am to 6pm every Saturday and Sunday!  

 What’s There to Do at Diamond Creek Outdoor Swimming Pool? 

 Other than taking time to yourself or enjoying a casual day with family or friends, Diamond Creek Outdoor Pool has endless activities on offer, including: 

  • Swimming Lessons— Swimming lessons are back! They’ve partnered with Royal Life Saving to offer a swimming and water safety program for children aged between 5 and 14. This incredibly important program teaches vital water safety skills to prevent drowning incidents and reassure parents. 
  • Swim Laps— Their 25m lap pool has 8 lanes for you to get your laps in and train for the next Olympics (just in case they call on you— you never know!).  
  • Birthday Parties— Their pool birthday parties are a certified hit, with numerous kids aged 6 and above enjoying birthday parties in and around the turquoise waters. They provide the equipment, entertainment, and every parent’s favourite part, the cleanup! On Saturdays and Sundays between 1pm and 3pm or 3:30pm to 5:30pm, your child and their friends can enjoy an hour of pool activities (including fun inflatables) and 45 minutes of fun on the grassed area with access to BBQ facilities.  
  • Toddler pool— The younger ones won’t miss out on the fun with the family-friendly toddler pool! 
  • Aqua Group Fitness Classes— When your trip to the pool is more for fitness than swanning around, Diamond Creek Outdoor Pool has your aquatic goals in mind with aqua group fitness classes. 

If you get hungry after your activity-filled day, there’s no need to head home! Their kiosk has food and drinks to enjoy and recharge your energy, plus merchandise. To top it off, they’re open every day of the year (except for Christmas Day) so no matter your schedule, there’s sure to be a time that suits you. 

If you’re looking for a slower-paced day out at the pool, they’ve got you covered too. Enjoy free nearby parking as a stress-free start to your day, before you enter the pool area for the low price of just $6.40 for a single pass. Kick back and relax on grassed areas shaded by beautiful large trees, cook some snags on the BBQs, and enjoy in one of the many picnic areas built for relaxation as you observe the area’s beautiful natural setting. 

Along with the outdoor pool and its available activities, Diamond Creek has even more to offer. Make the most of your trip and take a stroll into town or visit the other family-friendly attractions while you’re here— there’s so much you won’t want to miss out on. 

Swim In to Diamond Creek Pool 

When the kids are bored and the sun is warm, there’s no better place to be than Diamond Creek Outdoor Pool. Come alone for a relaxing day or bring everybody you know for a fun day out— there are water, activities, and food options aplenty, all at a reasonable price you won’t find in the city. To find out more about what Diamond Creek has to offer, schedule it as your next day trip right now!


Anna Henderson
Author: Anna Henderson