The Collegiate Pool

A six-lane heated pool in the heart of Hobart

The Collegiate Pool is a 25m, six-lane, heated indoor pool located on the corner of Molle and Davey Street in the city of Hobart. The Collegiate Pool is open to the public and offers a safe, clean and friendly environment to swim.

Entry to the Collegiate Pool is via the School entrance on the corner of Molle and Macquarie Streets.

We are open seven days a week and offer:

  • Learn to Swim
  • Lap Swimming
  • Fitness
  • Squad training options

Our professional teachers provided quality service and are passionate about assisting individual's to improve their health, fitness and life skills.

The Collegiate Pool is open from 5:30am Monday to Friday.

On Saturdays we are usually open 9:00am – 4:00pm and during school holidays 8:00am – 12:00pm. On Sundays we are open only for Learn to Swim classes.

Learn to Swim

Swimming is a life skill. Our program commences from the age of 2.5 years and offers a nine-level structure dedicated to developing efficient swimming strokes in line with recommended National Benchmarks. An extension of our Learn to Swim program, once efficiency is obtained, is Fit Squad - offering fitness for all ages.

We run swimming lessons seven days a week. Swimming lessons are scheduled from Monday to Friday afternoon from 3:30pm, Saturday mornings from 8:00am, Saturday afternoons from 2:00pm and Sunday afternoons from 2:00pm.

An Adult Learn to Swim and stroke efficiency program is also offered each Thursday after 5:00pm.


Squad Training

Squad training is offered by the Hutchins-Collegiate (HC) Swim Club at The Collegiate Pool. The HC Swimming Club offers a vibrant, friendly environment, providing individual support and inspiration to each member. Swimmers work closely with the coaching staff to develop their skills in the sport of swimming and are encouraged to develop life skills such as time management, healthy living, resilience, patience, and goal setting. Further information can also be found by visiting the HC Swimming Clubs own website.

Lap swimming

The Collegiate Pool is also open to the public for recreational swimming. A variety of options are offered such as casual visits, 20 swim visit passes and memberships. Casual swimming programs are available from the Collegiate Pool Office to assist in the fitness and technique of swimmers.

Call us today on
(03) 6211 4919

Frequently asked questions

Can I enrol my child in a Learn to Swim program?

Yes - speak with our friendly team for full details. All children must be assessed by one of our instructors, prior to enrolment.

Please note, classes with fewer than 3 children enrolled for the term, may be subject to change.

Can I get a Refund?

No refunds, credits or alternative classes will be available for missed classes.

Medical Conditions

Please report all medical changes/conditions to the staff at the Pool Office prior to entering the water, to ensure the safety of all user groups.  We would consider, due to medical considerations, a transfer of lessons, on receipt of a Doctor’s Medical Certificate.

What happens if I miss a lesson?

If you are going to miss a lesson please notify pool via email. No alternative or 'make up' classes are offered.

What are Learn to Swim cards and why do I need one?

Each swimmer is issued with a Learn to Swim card on the commencement of the first lesson. This card is to be given to the instructor at the beginning of each lesson so attendance can be taken and to ensure all medical and contact details are known and accessible. Cards are only valid for one term.

What do I do if I have forgotten my card?

Before the lesson commences, swimmers must get a temporary card from the Pool Office. We regret that NO CARD = NO SWIM.


Please note, if you have a swimming lesson booked and wish to swim before or after this session, the cost is $7.50 for a casual swim.

Do I need a swimming cap and goggles?

All swimmers must wear a swimming cap in the pool. Goggles are not a requirement, but are a good learning aid for swimming. Caps and goggles are available for purchase at the Pool Office.

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