Farrer Park Swimming Complex

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Updated April 14, 2020.

Facility Overview

Facility Name
Farrer Park Swimming Complex
[To be closed?]
2 Rutland Road, Farrer Park, Kallang, Central Region
Singapore 218253
6299 0777

Adult Admission Price & Policy

SGD 6.40. [August, 2014]
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Full-Size, Year-Round Pools & Boards

Pool 1
50m x 21m, 8 lanes, outdoors, unheated, 27ºC (81º) - 30ºC (86ºF)..
One 1m diving board.


Nearest MRT: Little India.
1.311625, 103.8484797

Teams That Use This Facility

Youth Swim
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Synchro Swim
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Facility Notes

This facility, which had been operated as a municipal pool closed in 2003, but has reopened as a private club. It is the first 50 m pool in Singapore - built in 1957.
A March, 2018, article in the Straits Times indicated that in 2020 the facility is to be returned to the government, after which the pool and sporting facilities there are to be demolished for the construction of housing. You can read about it HERE.
An April, 2019, article in the same publication indicates that the pool may have been granted a reprieve. See the article HERE.

Facility Reviews

Empty mid-day Sunday, very nice, very cheap.
Open Tuesday through Sunday, from noon to 2 PM; closed on Monday. Always call first, they have a lot of club events. The facility is barebones but well kept; the water is clear and there's very little chlorine smell.