Single Gender Programming

Single gender grograms at Fawkner Leisure Centre

We offer a range of single gender programs at the Fawkner Leisure Centre including: 

Women's only swim sessions - swimming is a program at Fawkner Leisure Centre for women and girls of different backgrounds and religions to swim comfortably once the pools are closed to the public. Boys aged 5 and under are welcome to join.

During these sessions we have made the pools, sauna, spa and steam room available to female participants only.

Fawkner Leisure Centre - Womens Only times

Sundays 3 pm - 6 pm 

Women’s only swimming is available to all female patrons of the community. In this session there is no dress code, however it is expected that you wear appropriate swim attire. During these sessions, you’re able to come in and use the indoor pool, spa and sauna, without social pressures.
Mens only swim sessions

Swimming is a program at Fawkner Leisure Centre for men and boys of different backgrounds and religions to swim comfortably once the pools are closed to the public. Girls aged 5 and under are welcome to join.

During these sessions we have made the pools, sauna, spa and steam room available to male participants only.

Fawkner Leisure Centre - Men's Only times

Saturdays 3 pm - 5 pm 

Women's Swimming Lessons

It's never too late to learn to swim. 

We offer beginner, intermediate and advanced swimming lessons that cater for all abilities and cultural backgrounds. Sessions will run for 30 minutes with a quallified teacher. 

  • Beginner classes to develop water confidence through buoyancy and mobility, gradually introducing steps towards swimming
  • Intermediate and advanced classes focusing on stroke refinement and correction.

For more information, please give us a call on 9358 6600 or visit the centre. 

Please note: when temperature is over 31 degrees or above, women’s only swimming may be cancelled. 

Important vaccination status changes for children aged 12 years and 2 months and older. Visit our COVID-19 updates page for more information