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Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre

626 Waverley Rd, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
+61 3 9265 4888
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Needs improvement

Overall, the facility is good however it can be further improved. Not enough parking, not enough... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Mondelis
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Melbourne, Australia
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Great local gym

I have been a member of this gym since its opening over 15 years ago. The facilities and equipment... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
PhoebeNJ
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Melbourne, Australia
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Monash Aquatic & Recreation Centre offers a range of facilities and services within aquatics, health and fitness. Our aquatic facilities include 50m Outdoor Pool, 25m Indoor Pool, Learn to Swim Pool, Toddler Play Pools, 40m Indoor Wave Pool (largest in Victoria!) Spa, Warm Water Exercise Pool for Hydrotherapy, Sauna and Steam Room. We also offer swimming lessons from 6 months old to adults.Our Health and Fitness facilities include a cardio fitness centre with state-of-the-art equipment, machine & free weights section, group exercise studio that features many Les Mills and freestyle classes. The health club offers a range of fitness programs throughout the year to make exercise fun and enjoyable. We also have one-on-one or group personal training available.Other facilities include Wellness Centre, Cafe, Meeting Rooms (available for hire), and Crèche.
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626 Waverley Rd, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Overall, the facility is good however it can be further improved. Not enough parking, not enough shower rooms, staff at the counter have sulky faces. Inconsistent guidelines provided by different staff. At certain times during winter every week, only one lane in the 25meter indoor...More

Thank Mondelis
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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

I have been a member of this gym since its opening over 15 years ago. The facilities and equipment are continually being updated and the instructors and personal trainers have been fabulous. I wanted to improve my fitness 2 years ago so I could climb...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

I really enjoy their daily exercise class, it helps me not just work out but learn many new things and make a lot of friends!

Thank Ali C
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I’d been here years ago just for swimming, but now with little kids I can appreciate the wave pool. It’s great for the kids to get used to the waves (indoor too so no sunburn), so the next trip to the beach will be easier.......More

Thank Luke S
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great experience for all levels of swimming and the wave pool creates excitement for younger children

Thank Max B
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

My daughters and I visit the facility regularly. The pools are kept quite clean and the kids absolutely love the wave pool. The facility has family change rooms with showers, which is very convenient for families with kids.

Thank George R
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

A wonderful, modern facility with a gym and pools, both indoor and outdoor. Pools cater for everyone- toddlers to the elderly!! Excellent access and support for the disabled. A great many classes are run in the gym and various pools. The hydrotherapy pool is excellent...More

Thank Helen K
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Emily F, Public Relations Manager at Monash Aquatic and Recreation Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for your excellent review Helen. It always pleases us immensly to hear of people who enjoy the centre and the facilities and services we offer. We hope you continue to visit us and enjoy the facility.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

it's always a nice place for our kids to go, the staff are always friendly and helpful. Facility is very modern and up to date.

Thank Edward C
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Glen Waverley Swimming Pool is at a great location and has many enjoyable facilities such as the spa, a wave pool, an obstacle course (weekends and school holidays) and swimming lanes (indoor and outdoor). It was great fun as I went over with a...More

Thank Arjit S
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

This us a great centre to go to for aqua aerobics classes. There are a few sessions every day and the instructors offer a varied routine each time you are there.

Thank Y7271ULjenniferg
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