Last updated: 12.53 pm, Friday, 17 January.

We have been closely monitoring the bushfire threat in East Gippsland and other fire-affected areas around Victoria.

The status of venues with changes to their schedule are listed below.  All other venues are running as scheduled.

VICSWIM Venue Status:

Albury Swim Centre We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Altona Lifesaving Club – Due to poor water quality and advice from the Victorian government not to enter the water this venue will run land based activities as scheduled on Friday 17 January. 

Anglesea, Point Roadknight – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Avoca Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Bacchus Marsh Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Ballan Outdoor Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Bairnsdale Aquatic and Recreation Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Beechworth Swimming ComplexRelocated for today (16/01) to Wangaratta Indoor Sports and Aquatic Centre. Refer to SMS for revised class times.

Bendigo East Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Black Hill Aquatic Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Boroondara Sports Complex (Balwyn) – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Buninyong Aquatic Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Clunes Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Chiltern Swimming Pool – Relocated for to Wodonga Sports and Leisure Centre. Class times will run as scheduled.

Corryong Swimming Pool – Cancelled (Week 2 and 3), we will be in contact with the affected parents.

Cowes Open Water – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Crib Point Open Water – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Daylesford Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Dromana Foreshore – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Eureka Swimming Complex (Ballarat) – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Faith Leech Aquatic Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Flinders Foreshore – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Foster Outdoor Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Garfield Outdoor Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Harcourt Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run 

Heyfield Swimming PoolWe expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Inverloch Anderson Inlet – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Kardinia Aquatic Centre (KAC) – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Kilsyth Centenary Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Lara Aquatic Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Lavington Swim CentreWe expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Maldon Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Maffra Swimming PoolWe expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Mansfield Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Maryborough Swimming Pool – Relocated for today (17/01) to Maryborough Indoor Pool.

Newstead & District Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Mount Beauty Swimming Pool Friday 17th January cancelled due to poor air quality   

Mornington Foreshore – We expect this venue to run as scheduled

Myrtleford Swimming PoolRelocated to Wangaratta Indoor Sports and Aquatic Centre. Refer to SMS for revised class times.

North Melbourne Recreation CentreFriday 17th January cancelled due to the teacher unfortunately falling ill

Ocean Grove Open Water – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Olinda Community Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Pakenham Outdoor Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Pascoe Vale Outdoor Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Port Melbourne, Sandridge LSC – Due to poor water quality and advice from the Victorian government not to enter the water this venue will run land based activities as scheduled on Friday 17 January.

Prahran Aquatic Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Queens Park Outdoor Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Skipton Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Stratford Swimming PoolWe expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Tatura Swimming PoolWe expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Tangambalanga Keiwa PoolRelocated for to Wodonga Sports and Leisure Centre. Refer to SMS for revised class times.

Torquay Cosy Corner – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Torquay Fishermans Beach – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Trentham Swimming Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Warrnambool Main Beach – The Week 2 program has been moved to Week 3 (20th- 24th) the planned teacher for week 2 has been injured and is unable to work, we have replaced the teacher and the program will be moved to Week 3. If you cannot attend in Week 3, please contact us at the office on 9271 3800 to discuss options.

Whittlesea Swim Centre – We expect this venue to run as scheduled

Winchelsea Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

Wodonga Sports and Leisure CentreWe expect this venue to run as scheduled on Thursday, 16 January.

Yackandandah Swimming PoolRelocated to Wodonga Sports and Leisure Centre. Refer to SMS for revised class times.

Yarram Pool – We expect this venue to run as scheduled 

 

Please note: Throughout the program, if we experience a Code Red weather warning at any location, the VICSWIM program will be cancelled.

 If we’re forced to cancel the program, we will notify families via text and email in the affected areas prior to the start of the program.

In the meantime, we will continue to work diligently to keep the program going. The safety and wellbeing of all participants is our primary concern.

You can stay up to date by heading to the VICSWIM or CFA Facebook pages, downloading the VicEmergency app and following the CFA on Twitter for their regular updates.

If you would prefer to be relocated to another venue please contact us on 03) 9271 3800.