Join Active Merri-bek this summer for the Active Summer of Fun! There are over 25 fun events to get involved in, from pool side activities to family friendly events and Health and Wellness classes.

Check out our calendar to see what's on at each of our centres.

Active Summer of Fun calendar

  • Brunswick Baths
    Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event What's On Date Time
    Water Safety Week Swim students – Water Safety Week is here.

    Learn essential skills, and crucial water safety to stay safe in aquatic environments.
    Monday 4 - Sunday 10 December  
    Swimming into Summer Swim students – Water Safety Week is here.

    Learn essential skills, and crucial water safety to stay safe in aquatic environments.
    Friday 8 December 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Tunes by the Pool Brining you the best tunes and event better vibes this January!

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Friday 5, 12 and 19 January

    Thursday 25 January

    4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Inclusive Gym and Swim Enjoy the annual Inclusive Gym and Swim Night and help Brunswick Baths celebrate the LGBTQI+ community and the contribution to our community!

    Booking required. A link to purchase tickets will be available here shortly.
    Saturday 17 February 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Active Week A range of activities to get the whole family moving this March!

    Come back in March to book into a class!
    Monday 18 - Sunday 24 March  

     

     Health and Wellness Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event Date Time
    Outdoor Zumba Friday 8 December 5:30pm
    Sunrise Spin Every Thursday in January 6:15am
    Outdoor Yoga Every Thursday in February 7:00am
    Outdoor Yoga Every Tuesday in March 7:00am

  • Coburg Leisure Centre
    Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event  What's On Date Time
    Water Safety Week Swim students – Water Safety Week is here.

    Learn essential skills, and crucial water safety to stay safe in aquatic environments.
    Monday 4 - Sunday 10 December  
    Carnival Family Fun Fun for the whole family! Glitter tattoos and roving entertainment.

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Saturday 6 January 11:00am - 2:00pm
    Active Week A range of activities to get the whole family moving this March!

    Come back in March to book into a class!
    Monday 18 - Sunday 24 March  

     

    Health and Wellness Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event  Date Time
    Sunset Yoga Every Monday in December 7:30pm
    Sunset Yoga Every Monday in March 7:30pm
  • Coburg Olympic Swimming Pool
    Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event  What's On Date Time
    Water Safety Week Swim students – Water Safety Week is here.

    Learn essential skills, and crucial water safety to stay safe in aquatic environments.
    Monday 4 - Sunday 10 December  
    Tis the Season The festive season is upon us! Join us at Coburg Olympic and enjoy a BBQ, Christmas tunes AND a visit from Santa.

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Friday 22 December 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Food Truck Friday Calling all foodies – Food Truck Friday is back!

    Purchase your favourite treat from one of the many food trucks on the night. No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Friday 12 January 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Picnic in the Park

    Bring your picnic basket down to Coburg and enjoy a relaxing day by the pool.

    We will be joined by Froygo frozen yoghurt, a coffee van and will have free glitter tattoos for attendees!

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.

    Saturday 17 February 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    Aquathon Challenge yourself and sign up to the Aquathon! Run 2km before jumping in the pool and finishing off with a 200m swim.

    A booking link will be provided closer to the date. All funds raised will go towards YMCA Fundraising.

    Friday 23 February

    6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Ride to Pool Week Get moving and ride to Coburg Olympic before your swim! Show our staff your helmet and enjoy discounted entry.

    All funds raised will be donated to YMCA Fundraising, and help support people in the community.
    Monday 18 to Sunday 24 March  
    Active Week A range of activities to get the whole family moving this March!

    Come back in March to book into a class!
    Monday 18 to Sunday 24 March  
    Aquathon Challenge yourself and sign up to the Aquathon! Run 2km before jumping in the pool and finishing off with a 200m swim.

    A booking link will be provided closer to the date. All funds raised will go towards YMCA Fundraising.
    Friday 22 March 6:00pm - 7:30pm
    Active Merri-bek Fun Run and Walk The annual Fun Run and Walk will be back in 2024! Challenge yourself to a 5km or 10km run, or go for a stroll in our 5km walk.

    Bookings required, visit our site in March to register.
    Sunday 24 March 9:00am - 12:00pm

     

    Health and Wellness Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event Date Time
    Aqua* Friday 12 January 6:00pm
    QFit in the Park* Saturday 10 February 11:15am
    Aquathon Friday 23 February  6:00pm
    Aquathon Friday 22 March 6:00pm
    Active Merri-bek Fun Run and Walk Sunday 24 March 9:00am
  • Oak Park Sports and Aquatic Centre
    Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event What's On Date Time
    Water Safety Week Swim students – Water Safety Week is here.

    Learn essential skills, and crucial water safety to stay safe in aquatic environments.
    Monday 4 to Sunday 10 December  
    Swim Lesson Fun Day

    Fun for our Swim Lesson families!

    Join us for a fun afternoon of waterslides, inflatables and a BBQ!

    Saturday 9 December 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    End of School Party School’s out – let’s celebrate!

    Bike n’ Blend your own smoothie, dance to with the DJ or enjoy a tasty frozen yoghurt from Froygo.

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Wednesday 20 December 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Superhero Family Fun Day Calling all Superheros for the Superhero Family Fun Day. Join us for a BBQ and special super guests.

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Saturday 13 January 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Tunes by the Pool Chill out with us and a range of local artists every week in February. The best way to spend your Sunday.

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Every Sunday in February 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Active Week A range of activities to get the whole family moving this March!

    Come back in March to book into a class!
    Monday 18 to Sunday 24 March
    Easter Eggstravaganza Did someone say Easter Egg Hunt?!

    Don’t miss out on our Easter event this March. With an Easter Egg Hunt kicking off at 10 am and a visit from the Easter Bunny!

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Saturday 30 March 10:00am - 12:00pm

     

    Health and Wellness Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event Date Time
    Aqua Every Sunday in December 8:00am
    Aqua  Every Sunday in January 8:00am
    Aqua Every Sunday in February 8:00am
    Aqua Every Sunday in March 8:00am
    Outdoor Circuit Tuesday 19 March 6:30am
  • Pascoe Vale Outdoor Pool
    Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event What's On Date Time
    Water Safety Week Swim students – Water Safety Week is here.

    Learn essential skills, and crucial water safety to stay safe in aquatic environments.
    Monday 4 to Sunday 10 December  
    Movie Night by the Pool

    3, 2, 1… Action! Movie Night by the Pool is back. This December we will be screening Home Alone, as voted by the community.

    Purchase tickets by visiting our news and events

    Saturday 16 December 8:00pm - 11:00pm
    Movie Night by the Pool

    3, 2, 1… Action! Movie Night by the Pool is back. This January we will be screening Elemental, as voted by the community.

    Purchase tickets by visting our news and events

    Friday 19 January 8:00pm - 11:00pm
    Family Fun Day Sit back and relax at Pascoe Vale. We will be joined by our favourite coffee roasters and frozen yoghurt van! We also have free glitter tattoos!

    No booking required, standard entry fee on arrival.
    Saturday 3 February 12:00pm - 3:00pm
    Ride to Pool Week Get moving and ride to Pascoe Vale before your swim! Show our staff your helmet and enjoy discounted entry.

    All funds raised will be donated to YMCA Fundraising, and help support people in the community.
    Monday 18 to Sunday 24 March  
    Active Week A range of activities to get the whole family moving this March!

    Come back in March to book into a class!
    Monday 18 to Sunday 24 March  
    Pups by the Pool The best event of the year! Join us for the Pups by the Pool, where you and your furry friends can cool off and have a splashing good time together. Don't miss out on this pawsome opportunity for some wet and wagging fun!

    Let us know you’re coming and click going on Facebook! No bookings required, entry is a gold coin donation for every pup that comes through our doors.
    Closing weekend 11:00am - 3:00pm

     

    Health and Wellness Active Summer of Fun Calendar 2023/24
    Event Date Time
    Yoga by the Pool* Thursday 14 December 6:00pm
    Yoga by the Pool* Thursday 11 January 6:00pm
    Yoga by the Pool* Thursday 8 February 6:00pm
    Yoga by the Pool* Thursday 14 March 6:00pm

Terms and Conditions

Summer of Fun classes will incur the standard group fitness entry fee and are included in memberships. Those marked with an asterisk (*) will cost $5.00 which will be donated to YMCA Fundraising. 

Please bring your own mat for classes at Coburg Olympic Swimming Pool and Pascoe Vale Outdoor Pool. 

All Summer of Fun Health and Wellness activations are weather dependent. For updates, please check the centre's Facebook page.