With state-of-the-art facilities, the Northern Aquatic and Community Hub will be a vibrant space for leisure and recreation activities, cultural and health programs, and community events.

The hub will support positive health and wellbeing outcomes for our growing communities in the north Geelong growth corridor.

It will be co-located with Barwon Health North in Norlane, providing opportunities for complementary health services.


The project will deliver:

  • 1000 square metres of multi-purpose community space
  • A 25-metre pool, warm water pool, Learn to Swim pool, water play area and waterslide
  • Spa, sauna, and steam room
  • A centrally located café
  • A gymnasium, program rooms and occasional care facilities; and
  • Expanded car parking spaces, landscaping, and aesthetic improvements to Corio Library.



The $61.6 million project is being delivered by the City of Greater Geelong, in partnership with the Victorian and Australian governments.

City:                                    $44.84 million

Victorian Government:       $8.5 million

Australian Government:     $8.26 million

Total:     $61.6 million


Frequently asked questions

Read answers to some frequently asked questions here


Project updates

Construction progress newsletter No. 5 - July 2022

Construction progress newsletter No. 4 – June 2022

Construction progress newsletter No. 3 – April-May 2022

Construction progress newsletter No. 2 – March 2022

Construction progress newsletter No. 1 – February 2022

Contractor announced - 21 December 2021

Council fills funding gap - 26 May 2021


Project contact:
Email: [email protected]