COVID-19 update:

To find out how the Victorian Government COVIDSafe Settings impact our services, visit our COVID-19 Council services update webpage.


Carnegie Memorial Swimming Pool timeline and fly through

Come and take a virtual sneak peek inside the proposed redeveloped Carnegie Memorial Swimming Pool.
On This Page


When Stage Status
October 2019 to January 2020 Community Consultation We asked the community to provide feedback about what was important to them in the existing centre and how they perceive the new centre.
July 2020 to August 2020 Concept Design We presented several design options to the community and nominate their preference.
October 2020 to May 2021 Detailed Design The design team is currently on the final stages of the detailed design works.
April 2021 Melbourne Water planning application Application has been submitted to Melbourne water and a response is expected in 60 days.
May 2021 Community communications — new Centre detailed design Underway
June 2021 Council adopts detailed design for new Swim Centre Design is scheduled to be presented to the Councillors on 25 May 2021
June 2021 Council conducts EOI and commences tender for head contractor Documents are being prepared for EOI process
August 2021 Town planning application
It was our intention to go through the Vic Smart Pathway but since then we have been advised that a planning permit is not required.
January 2022 Construction commences Delayed
Mid 2023 Project completion and Centre opening Delayed

Fly through

This detailed design considers feedback received during the last community consultation phase in August 2020 and retains the much-loved historical feel of the old Centre. We hope you are just as excited as we are for the new Centre to open in 2023.
  • Carnegie Swim Centre fly through