La Trobe Swim School

La Trobe Swim School is a great place to learn to Swim or continue to develop your swimming skills.

Based out of the Indoor Sports Centre at La Trobe University (Bundoora Campus), the La Trobe Swim runs lessons for adults and children 4 years and above.

La Trobe Swim School has partnered with Royal Life Saving Victoria to deliver their Swim and Survive Program.

ā€œLa Trobe Swim School has provided our son with excellent instruction in water safety and technique. The school is professional, easy to access and lots of fun!ā€

Alice & Chris de Groot
Parents of La Trobe Swim School Participant

Benefits of joining the La Trobe Swim School

  • All teachers are AUSTSWIM or LSV qualified
  • Deliver the Royal Life Saving Victoria Swim and Survive program
  • Swim and Survive is aligned to the National Swimming and Water Safety Framework
  • Lessons are ran from a 25m heated pool
  • Personable on deck supervisors to answers any questions and keep you updated on you or  your child's progress
  • Ongoing assessments
  • Friendly and welcoming environment

La Trobe Swim School runs on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings (4:00pm-7:00pm), Saturday and Sunday mornings (8:30am-12:30pm). All lessons run for 30 minutes.

As a Swim School member, you are entitled to swim free of charge outside of lessons when Swim School is operating (term time only). One parent or guardian swim entry is included when accompanying the Swim School member.

Children - Lessons are delivered for children 4 years and older.

Adults - We offer classes for non-swimmers, beginner and intermediate swimmers.

Children under 12 years must be accompanied into the centre by a responsible adult and must be constantly and actively supervised.

Children under 5 years must be accompanied into the centre and the water by a responsible parent/guardian and must stay within arm's reach during recreational play activities.

Group classes - $15 per person

Private classes (1:1) - $30 per person

(All lessons run for 30 minutes)

Next Steps

Follow the link below, fill out the form and the Swim School team will be in touch, or if you require more details please call (03) 9479 2973 or email