Operating Hours

As at 12pm 23/03/2020, all Monash Sport internal facilities across our three sites (Caulfield, Clayton and Peninsula) will be closed indefinitely. This includes our fitness centres, group fitness classes, court hire and the Doug Ellis Swimming Pool. Outdoor facilities will remain open for gatherings of less than 500 people.

This follows the Victorian State Government measures for COVID-19 and non-essential services. We thank you for your understanding.

Monash University's official COVID-19 health fact sheet.

Monash Sport operating hours vary between campuses. Please see specific information below. Please note that Monash Sport operates under differing operating hours during a number of public holidays. Some holidays are not University holidays and we will open as normal. Please scroll down to view our holiday operating hours.

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Fitness Centre and Chisholm Hall

  • Mon to Fri: 6am - 10pm*
  • Sat and Sun: 9am - 6pm

Main Service Desk and Court Hire

  • Mon to Fri: 8am - 10.30pm
  • Sat and Sun: 8am - 8.30pm

Doug Ellis Swimming Pool**

  • Mon to Fri: 6.30am - 9pm
  • Saturday: 8am - 6pm
  • Sunday: 8am - 6pm

Fitness Centre

  • Mon to Fri: 6am - 10pm
  • Sat and Sun: 9am - 7pm

Fitness Centre and Court Hire

  • Mon to Thu: 6am - 9pm
  • Friday: 6am - 8pm
  • Saturday: 8am - 5pm**
  • Sunday: 9am - 1pm

*Caulfield extended hours trial: 6 month trial period of Caulfield Friday hours closing at 10pm.

**Doug Ellis Swimming Pool: Changerooms close 10 minutes after the advertised pool closure times (9.10pm weeknights, 6.10pm weekends).

***Peninsula extended hours trial: 6 month trial period of Saturday hours closing at 5pm.

Please note: Monash Sport operating hours on public holidays vary between campuses:

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Clayton Health & Fitness

Clayton Court Hire

Clayton Aquatics


Monash ClosedownSaturday 21 Dec, 2019 to Wednesday 1 Jan, 2020 
(re-opening Thu 2 Jan, 2020).
Australia DayMon 27 Jan 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm 1pm - 6pm** CLOSED
Labour DayMon 2 MarNormal OperationsNormal  OperationsNormal OperationsNormal OperationsNormal Operations
Easter SaturdaySat 11 Apr 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm 1pm - 6pm** 8am - 1pm*
Easter SundaySun 12 AprCLOSED 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm 1pm - 6pm**CLOSED
Easter MondayMon 13 Apr 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm 1pm - 6pm** 8am - 1pm*
Easter TuesdayTue 14 Apr 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 9pm* 1pm - 9pm 1pm - 9pm** 4pm - 9pm*
ANZAC DaySat 25 Apr 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm 1pm - 6pm** CLOSED
Queens BirthdayMon 8 JunNormal OperationsNormal OperationsNormal OperationsNormal OperationsNormal Operations
Grand Final EveFri 25 Sep 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm* 1pm - 6pm 1pm - 6pm** 8am - 1pm*
Melbourne Cup DayTue 3 NovNormal OperationsNormal OperationsNormal OperationsNormal Operations 6am - 2pm

* No Group Fitness classes

** No Learn to Swim lessons