2019 Maintenance Closure Dates for Cronulla Rock Pool South

Cronulla Rock Pool South will have five temporary closures for scheduled cleaning and maintenance for the remainder of 2019.

The Cronulla Rock Pools are a much loved swimming location for residents and visitors alike. Cronulla Rock Pool South is an Olympic sized tidal pool adjacent to the Esplanade.  The pool was designed to naturally flush by the action of tide and wave overtopping the seawall to maintain water quality. However, with changing seasonal tides and ocean conditions, the pool frequently fills with sand and seaweed reducing the available water depth.  This continual in-filling necessitates regular pool closure and mechanical removal of the sand to re-establish water depths.

Cronulla Rock Pool South will be temporarily closed for scheduled cleaning and maintenance during the following dates in 2019 (weather and ocean conditions permitting):

  • June 11-13
  • September 24-26
  • October 8-10
  • October 22-24
  • November 5-7
Each cleaning requires the removal of approximately 2000-2500 m3 of sands and requires regular pool closure.


Address: 10R Ozone Street, Cronulla

More information


Enquiries can be directed to Parks and Reserves on (02) 9710 0333 or ssc@ssc.nsw.gov.au

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