About the centre

With the staff and the facilities at the purpose-built HALC, you can enjoy keeping fit – members and casual visitors. If you want to focus on you, your health and your fitness, the Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre is the place to be.



The Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre is owned by the City of Boroondara and is managed by the YMCA. The YMCA is the leader in Community and Recreation facility management. The facilities on offer are vast and we cater for people of all ages and all levels of fitness.

The facility also has a first class health clinic on site that offers exercise physiologist, massage and physiotherapy.

When you work on your fitness at the Hawthorn Leisure and Aquatic Centre, you use only first class and safe equipment that is especially chosen to give you the best possible results.

Plus, our friendly staff members are highly qualified and they have the experience to hep you reach your training goals – whatever they may be. Our staff know that they are there for you.

And another great benefit? Heaps of free parking for everyone.

Find out more about the facilities at the centre in the Discover section, or come and visit us.