Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre News

20 Dec 2005

Commonwealth Games pool all cool

There have been a few false starts along the way, but Melbourne's new $60 million Commonwealth Games swimming pool is finally ready for racing.

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22 Oct 2005

$60m Games' pool leaking

The $60 million Commonwealth Games pool is leaking. Tests in the past week have revealed about a dozen cracks in its rubber surface membrane.

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13 Jul 2003

Melbourne to host World Titles

Melbourne will host the 2007 World Swimming Championships. Swimming's governing body, FINA, announced in Barcelona last night Australia's sporting capital had beaten a combined bid from Abu Dhabi and Dubai (United Arab Emirates), and Brazil's Rio de Janeiro.

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