Pool Parties

Child running across inflatable obstacle course in swimming pool

Wave Pool MaintenanceWorks are scheduled to occur between Monday 8 April 2024 and Monday 8 July 2024.  During this time alternative activities to the wave session will be conducted as part of birthday party bookings.

Throw a Monash Pool Party!

Take the hassle out of your child's next birthday and have a pool party at the Monash Aquatic & Recreation Centre (MARC)!

A pool party at Monash Aquatic & Recreation Centre is fun for the kids, and easy for the parents.

What does a Pool Party include?

Your party will include 1 hour of supervised aquatic activities as below with an experienced party leader:

• Organised games both deep and shallow water
• A wave pool session
• Exclusive use of inflatable activities - subject to Active Monash Pool Party Terms and Conditions(PDF, 163KB)

In the unlikely event of unforeseen pool closures or equipment malfunctions, we will provide alternate activities.

Active Monash allows our Pool Party hosts to provide their own catering for their party, you will have access to reserved seating at our party benches on pool deck for the duration of activities and for 30 minutes afterwards.

If you do wish to enquire about catering options, Healthlink café located at our centre, offer a range of party catering options at additional costs. For more information, please visit the Healthlink catering website.

Holding a party with us 

Parties can be held on Saturday and Sunday afternoons.

All party participants must be aged between 6-12 years of age (all children must be at least 6 years old to participate in all activities)

Minimum number of 12 children is required for any party booking, with a maximum of 20 – 25 children depending on the age of the group. See below for more info.

The number of party participants must be confirmed a minimum of 5 days prior to your booking.

You are welcome to bring your own food, however, we are unable to reheat or refrigerate your food. Please see our Terms and Conditions for more information.

Downloadable party invitation.(PDF, 2MB)

Pool Party Prices

  • $ 21.90 per child
  • $ 131.40 non-refundable deposit payable upon booking (50% of cost for 12 children) 
  • $ 48.90 for each extra instructor required*
    Prices valid until 30 June 2025

Party Supervision and Participant Numbers

Our parties are fully supervised! There number of party leaders is determined by the number of children attending the party.

• 12 – 14 children = 3 party leaders
• 15 - 25 children = 4 party leaders - extra party leader charges apply

Maximum number of party participants:

• Children turning 6 – 9 years old = maximum 20 children
• Children turning 10 - 12 years old = maximum 25 children

Planning a party at Active Monash is easy!

Enquire about your party and available dates by completing the below form.  Please provide at least two weeks notice prior to the day of the party. 

For any questions or for more information regarding party bookings please call 9265 4888 or email us for more information.

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