Nightcliff Pool is an iconic venue for residents and visitors alike. Located on the picturesque Nightcliff Foreshore, you can take in stunning views over Darwin Harbour and enjoying cool sea breezes. The facility offers a range of programs and activities, including learn-to-swim, swim club training, BBQ and picnic facilities.
Monday – Friday 5.30am - 7.30pm
Weekends and Public Holidays* 8.00am - 7.30pm
*closed Good Friday, Christmas Day and New Year's Day
The pools are normally open every day, but times may change due to special events or maintenance requirements. To avoid disappointment it is best to contact the pool before you head down for a dip.
Pool Lane Availability
View the Nightcliff Pool Lane Availability Calendar for the current lane bookings at Nightcliff Pool. While we attempt to keep this up to date, the calendar may not include all one-off or casual bookings. Please contact Pool Management at Casuarina for further information.
Main Pool – 50m (approx.) x 6 lanes, hydro-lift for all-abilities access, some shade cloth coverage
Toddlers’ Pool – shaded
Aqua Fitness Classes
Aqua Fitness classes are held six days per week, at the times detailed below.
Monday & Thursday 5:30 pm - 6.15 pm
Sunday 10.30 am - 11.15 am
Tuesday & Wednesday 5:30 pm - 6.15 pm*
Saturday 9.30 am - 10.15 am*
*New participants attending a Deep Water class must arrive 10 minutes early for a safety briefing with the instructor ahead of the class.
These classes are run by a third-party operator and are at an additional cost to your pool entry fee. For a pricelist or further information, please contact Nightcliff Swimming Pool on 8985 1682, or the instructor on 0400 016 230.
Four clubs currently train at Nightcliff Pool. Information on events and training sessions for each club can be found via the links below.
A number of organisations provide swimming lessons for children and adults at Casuarina Pool. Information on swimming lessons can be found by contacting the following providers: