There are four Council-owned outdoor swimming pools in Mount Alexander Shire, located in Castlemaine, Harcourt, Maldon and Newstead.
The seasonal pools are open from December to March each year. Each pool has qualified lifeguards on duty during opening hours. Opening times are depend on weather conditions. Entry fees apply.
Council also provides funding each year to support the Chewton Pool, run for the community, by the community.