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Pool Builders Melbourne

Our Melbourne Offices & Dealers

Barrier Reef Pools have Pool Builders and Dealers throughout Australia installing Barrier Reef Pools. Please contact our office or dealers for a free quote.

Clear Water Pools
Servicing Sale and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer


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Call: 0409 427 ...

Call: 0409 427 106

Melbourne Fibreglass Pool Company
Servicing Melbourne and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

18/562 Geelong Road
Brooklyn, VIC 3012

Call: 03 9989 ...

Call: 03 9989 4964

Blue Marlin Pools East
Servicing Casey, Bass Coast, Gippsland and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

13 Gerards Way
Tyabb, VIC 3913

Call: 03 5979 ...

Call: 03 5979 4619

Blue Marlin Pools
Servicing Mornington and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

119A Mornington-Tyabb Road
Mornington, VIC 3931

Call: 03 5976 ...

Call: 03 5976 3872

Pelagic Pools
Servicing Bayside, Kingston and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer


Bayside, VIC 3188

Call: 03 5983 ...

Call: 03 5983 6862

LDR Pools & Landscapes Pty Ltd
Servicing Chirnside Park and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

17/21 Eugene Terrace
Ringwood, VIC 3134

Call: 0409 382 ...

Call: 0409 382 300

Sienna Pools
Servicing Narre Warren and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

P.O BOX 161
Narre Warren, VIC 3805

Call: 03 5941 ...

Call: 03 5941 8473

Call: 0425 750 ...

Call: 0425 750 749

Coast 2 Coast Pools
Servicing Geelong, Surf Coast, The Bellarine and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

7/28 Industrial Place
Breakwater, VIC 3219

Call: 03 5253 ...

Call: 03 5253 1442

Call: 0425 733 ...

Call: 0425 733 788

Country To Coast
Servicing Curlewis and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

12 Pax Parade
Curlewis, VIC 3222

Call: 0408 523 ...

Call: 0408 523 566

Barrier Reef Pools Bendigo
Servicing Bendigo and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

872 Bendigo/Maryborough Road
Bendigo, VIC 3551

Call: 0419 474 ...

Call: 0419 474 456

North East Sheds
Servicing Wodonga and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer


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Gippsland Custom Pools
Servicing Sale and surrounding areas.
Melbourne Authorised Dealer

6-8 Wellington Park Way
Sale, VIC 3850

Call: 0409 054 ...

Call: 0409 054 454

Call: 0458 240 ...

Call: 0458 240 010

Australia’s Favourite Pool Company

Why you Should Choose Us!

Barrier Reef Pools have made the exciting decision to open our latest fibreglass display centre in the heart of Melbourne! 

We understand that those Victorian winters can become particularly cold, but we’re confident that our award-winning fibreglass pools can stand the pressure. In fact, with over 121 awards presented to us by SPASA, you could say that we hold ourselves to a high standard – the best, in fact.

All of our stunning pools come fitted with an advanced gel-coating and resin technology, so that you and your family can build weekend memories for well over a decade. We’re in the business of building memories that you’ll cherish forever.

Remember that high standard of quality we mentioned earlier? Well, we’re bringing Melbourne our top-notch customer service as well. Here at Barrier Reef Pools, we understand that the pool business is really a people business – we’re not satisfied until you are. Our friendly team of professionals are committed to honesty and open communication.

Apart from our flawless customer service and premium pools, we’re also bringing to Melbourne our expansive range of fibreglass pools. The same ones that won those awards! We have contemporary and traditional pools to suit every Victorian home. We have spas, plunges, lap pools, large, small; you name it!

Fibreglass Pools Melbourne, if you’re after an unforgettable pool that suits your home, your vision, and your family, then Barrier Reef Pools is the place for you. Get into contact with our friendly team of professionals – who have over 30 years of experience – today, and we’ll help match your dreams to our pools; fill out our free form quote today!

Melbourne Homeowners Most Frequently Asked Questions

View Melbourne Homeowners Most Frequently Asked Questions
Why choose a fibreglass pool over other types?

Fibreglass pools offer several advantages for homeowners in Melbourne, including quicker installation times, lower maintenance requirements, and enhanced durability against the unpredictable Victorian weather. They are also known for their smooth surface, reducing the risk of scrapes and bruises during pool use.

How long does the installation of a fibreglass pool take?

Generally, the installation of a fibreglass pool in Melbourne can be completed in as little as a week to a few weeks, depending on the project scale and preparation work required. This is significantly faster compared to concrete pools, which can take several months.

Are fibreglass pools suitable for Melbourne's climate?

Absolutely. Fibreglass pools are well-suited to Melbourne’s varying climate, with their material being resistant to algae growth and fluctuations in temperature. This makes them an ideal choice for the region’s mix of hot summers and cooler winters.

What maintenance does a fibreglass pool require?

Fibreglass pools require minimal maintenance. Routine tasks include monitoring the water’s chemical balance, running the pool’s filtration system daily, and occasional cleaning of the pool’s surface to keep it looking new.

Can a fibreglass pool be customised to fit my backyard?

Yes, one of the great advantages of fibreglass pools is their versatility in design. There are a variety of shapes, sizes, and colours available, allowing you to choose one that complements your home’s aesthetic and fits perfectly in your available space.

What is the lifespan of a fibreglass pool?

Fibreglass pools are known for their longevity, with a typical lifespan of 25 to 30 years or more when properly maintained. This durability is one of the many reasons homeowners in Melbourne consider them a wise investment for their property.

Is it possible to install heating systems in fibreglass pools?

Yes, heating systems can easily be integrated with fibreglass pools, allowing for an extended swimming season even during Melbourne’s cooler months. Whether you prefer solar, gas, or electric heating, your pool can be customised to include a heating solution that meets your needs.

How eco-friendly are fibreglass pools?

Fibreglass pools are considered more eco-friendly than many other types of pools. They require fewer chemicals to maintain clean and safe water conditions, reducing the environmental impact. Additionally, their long lifespan means less waste over time as compared to pools that need frequent renovations or replacements.

Can fibreglass pools be installed on sloped sites?

Yes, fibreglass pools can be installed on sloped sites, although additional engineering may be required to ensure stability and safety. In fact, a sloped site can provide a unique opportunity to design creative and attractive pool landscapes.

Our Tips For Your Melbourne Swimming Pool

How To Prepare For Your Melbourne Pool Installation

Getting ready for your Melbourne pool installation with a pro builder can really simplify things. For a smooth ride, start by digging into some research to find a trusted and experienced pool builder in Melbourne. Check out their past work, hear what customers have to say, and make sure they’ve got the right credentials. Work closely with your chosen expert to lay out your needs, understand permits, and follow local rules. Chat about design ideas, pool size, and placement to match your style and property vibe. And don’t forget to set a clear budget and timeline with your builder to avoid any surprises along the way!

What We Think You Should Know About Getting A Fibreglass Pool In Melbourne
What You Need To Know As A New Melbourne Pool Owner

Understanding Melbourne’s Climate

Australia’s outdoor lifestyle is closely tied to its weather, like Melbourne’s changing seasons from warm summers to cool winters. These shifts lead to temperature changes during the day, requiring flexible pool maintenance. Managing pools in Melbourne means understanding how temperature and sunlight affect water chemistry. Warmer weather boosts algae growth, needing more chlorine. Cooler times need less sanitizer, but sunlight can still spur algae. Temperature is key for pool comfort in Melbourne. Heating systems extend the swim season, while solar blankets keep water warm in cold weather, ensuring a great swim.

Essential Pool Equipment

Before you can start maintaining your Melbourne inground fibreglass pool, you need the right tools for the job. Here’s a quick run-down of what should be in your poolside toolbox:

Cleaning Equipment

You’ll need a mix of manual and automatic cleaning tools:

  • Leaf skimmer: A net for removing leaves and debris from the water’s surface, a daily necessity.
  • Vacuum head and hose: These connect to your pool’s filtration system for regular vacuuming.
  • Brushes: Wall and floor brushes to remove algae and other dirt that can collect.
  • Tile brush: For keeping your water line sparkling clean.
  • Pool scrubbing mitt: A great tool for hand-held cleaning on the go.

Water Testing and Treatment

Maintaining proper water chemistry is crucial, and you’ll require:

  • Water testing kit: To regularly monitor the pool’s pH and chlorine levels.
  • Chemicals: Chlorine tablets, shock treatment, pH adjusters, and algaecides.
  • Chlorinator: An automatic system can also make chlorine management easier.

Support Equipment

These items help keep your pool mechanics in good shape:

  • Pool cover: To keep out leaves, bugs, and other debris when the pool is not in use.
  • Pump and filter system: Regular maintenance and occasional upgrades will keep your pool flowing.
  • Heater: For those who want to enjoy warmer water beyond the summer season.

Remember, having these essential tools on hand is just the beginning. Regular maintenance, care, and some elbow grease will ensure they keep your pool in top condition for years to come.

Water Chemistry Basics

Proper water chemistry is the backbone of pool maintenance. It ensures that your pool water is safe, clean, and comfortable. In Melbourne, maintaining balanced water chemistry is crucial given the city’s changing weather conditions.

The Important Numbers

These are the critical measurements you’ll be taking and managing:

  • pH: The measure of acidity or basicity of water. Ideal range is 7.2 to 7.8.
  • Chlorine: The primary sanitiser for your pool. Balanced levels maintain water clarity and kill bacteria.

Testing and Adjusting

Regular testing (at least once a week) is necessary to maintain the correct chemical balance. Use your testing kit and refer to the instructions to test for pH and chlorine levels.

If adjustments are needed:

  • Use a pH increaser or decreaser to move within the safe pH range.
  • Gradually increase chlorine levels if they’re too low. Consider shocking the pool if levels are dangerously low.

The Ripple Effect

Remember, changes to one chemical level can impact others. Many chemicals will need time to disperse and take effect, so patience and monitoring are key.

Cleaning and Maintenance Routine

Consistent cleaning is your best defence against water quality issues and the need for more intensive maintenance. A weekly routine can help you stay on top of your pool’s condition.

Daily Tasks

  • Skim the Surface: Use the leaf skimmer to remove debris daily.
  • Check Filters: Keep an eye on the pool’s skimmer baskets and filter system, cleaning or emptying them as needed.

Weekly Regimen

  • Vacuum: A full vacuum of the pool each week will help keep the water free of contaminants.
  • Scrub: Use the brush on all pool surfaces to keep algae from taking hold.
  • Test Water: A weekly water test ensures you can catch any issues before they get out of hand.
  • Shock the Pool: Every 1-2 weeks (or as needed) use a shock treatment to keep water clear and free of algae and bacteria.

Remember, a little love every day goes a long way in keeping your pool pristine and inviting.

Safety Measures

In warmer climates, pools are not just for leisure but also a relief from the heat, for both humans and pets. In Melbourne, where safety is a top priority, pool safety is an essential. The Victorian state government has laws in place requiring pool owners to have a compliant safety barrier, registered with the local government. They must also get regular safety checks and ensure that the safety barrier is in good working order.

Pool Fencing

Your pool fence must be at least 1.2 metres high, have no gaps exceeding 10cm at the bottom, and no climbable objects near it. Gates must also be self-closing and self-latching, with the latch at least 1.5 metres from the ground to prevent access by young children.

Regular Maintenance

A maintained Melbourne pool and safety equipment reduce risks—from cleaning up slippery poolside areas to ensuring handrails and pool steps are secure.

Owning a pool is an incredible addition to your lifestyle, but it comes with important responsibilities. By understanding and applying the knowledge in this guide, you’ll be taking the right steps to keep your pool in perfect condition so you can enjoy it safely and with peace of mind. Remember, for all of Melbourne’s unique pool maintenance challenges, the rewards are equally unique—a cool, clear oasis ready for the next heatwave or impromptu swim.

Why Should I Get A Fibreglass Pool For My Melbourne Home?

Considering a fibreglass pool for your Melbourne home? It’s a smart move with lots of perks! Firstly, fibreglass is super durable and low-maintenance. These pools can handle Melbourne’s weather like a champ – from scorching summers to chilly winters. Plus, they’re a quicker install compared to concrete pools, so you’ll be splashing around in no time. The smooth fibreglass surface also keeps algae at bay, needing fewer chemicals to keep it pristine. Eco-friendly and budget-friendly – a win-win for your home!

Fibreglass Swimming Pools Melbourne

New Release

Brampton

New Release

Brampton Slimline

New Release

Venice Slimline

Billabong

Billabong Slimline

Brooklyn

Brooklyn Slimline

New release

Sorrento

NEW RELEASE

Sunseeker

Sunseeker Slimline

Caprice Slimline

Billabong Plunge

Billabong
Plunge Slimline

Barrier Reef

Swim Spa

Indulgence

Lap Pool

Brampton Lap Pool

New Release

Square Spa

Hamilton Spa

Swimming Pools in Melbourne

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10 Reasons Why Barrier Reef Pools Are Melbourne's Favourite Pool Company

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Award Winning Pool Range

People's choice award voted Barrier Reef Pools best Fibreglass Pool in Australia (SPASA). Choose your dream fibreglass swimming pool from Australia's largest range, Barrier Reef Pools have won over 100 SPASA awards from 2009-2020.​

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Australia's Most Comprehensive Warranties

Barrier Reef Pools offer Australia's most comprehensive customer focused warranty. Lifetime Structural, Lifetime Internal and Lifetime Paving Warranty all fully transferable.

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Specialised Installation Process

Barrier Reef Pools can be installed in only 7-10 days, and then you can be in your own pool. Barrier Reef Pools are installed by our own highly trained Pool Builders. All Barrier Reef Pools are steel and concrete reinforced for superior strength. Backed by a Lifetime paving guarantee.

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Australian Made For Over 30 Years

For over three decades, Barrier Reef Pools has been at the forefront of manufacturing Australia's most beloved pools. With our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, we have established ourselves as the premier Fibreglass Swimming Pool manufacturer in the country.

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8 Stage Quality Control

Barrier Reef Pools employs an 8 stage quality control process to ensure the highest qualify Fibreglass Swimming Pools in Australia. We pride ourselves on quality and workmanship giving our valued customers peace of mind knowing they are buying Australia's best and highest quality Fibreglass Swimming Pools.

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Superior 7 Layer Construction

Advanced pool colour technology with a lifetime interior surface guarantee. Our superior 7 layer Fade Resistant and Anti-Microbial construction includes interior surface finish, anti-corrosion barrier, chemical resistant layer, kevlar, structural layer, reinforcement layer and outer sealer coat.

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Australian Standards, International Certification

Barrier Reef Pools have invested decades into the design and construction of our extensive pool range becoming Australia's only Fibreglass Pool Manufacturer to be awarded the Australian Standards 5 tick certified product award.

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Extensive Range

Discover the vast and impressive range of pools offered by Barrier Reef Pools, boasting one of the largest selections in Australia. From various shapes, sizes, and designs to stunningly vibrant colors and captivating shimmer effects, our pool collection is sure to captivate your imagination.

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Safety & Maintenance

Barrier Reef Pools are low maintenance and safety features include a step-ledge around each pool, smooth non-abrasive surfaces with no sharp edges and non-skid on the step-entry and floors.

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Anti-Microbial Pool Protection

At Barrier Reef Pools, every swimming pool is meticulously constructed with Anti-Microbial Polycor 943 Gelcoat Protection. This advanced feature is specifically designed to safeguard your family against harmful bacteria, ensuring a safe and hygienic swimming experience.

What Our Happy Pool Owners Are Saying

Sorry it’s taken us so long to send this e-mail but things have finally quietened down after a few very hectic months. We just wanted to thank you and your team for the wonderful job you did on our pool. The whole process from signing up to installation was more stress free than we could have imagined it would be.

Kym & Lee Cooper

Stress Free

I just wanted to take the opportunity to thank you and your staff for being so professional through the whole process of the installation of our pool. David was fantastic; providing valuable and honest advice and answering emails. Aussie Mark has also been absolutely fantastic installing the pool; he was professional, taking the time to explain the whole process and offering advice on how to care for and maintain the pool. Thank you once again for providing such a fantastic service.

Laura Rutherford

Valuable and Honest

Once again, thank you for a smashing pool! Our paver picked it as a BR pool straight away. He said he hasn’t heard of one complaint from his customers over your pools. I can understand why. Steve, who installed it, was mm perfect in both position and level. We’re very grateful and impressed! I’ll spread the word that BR build and install perfect pools.

Steve

Smashing Pool!

The process was easier and quicker than I expected and the whole team were friendly and helpful. Mel was super patient and assisted me with choosing a colour and answering any questions I had - as a first time pool owner, I had many. Any small issues I had were resolved quickly. Overall very happy and love the pool

Sonia J

Further to my phone request to see that Tracy and Scott and their Team who installed my pool recently in Townsville receive the highest praise and any recognition your company offers as truly superb operators, please accept this feedback in writing. After a lengthy and nervous wait from the rain event of February 2019 and ensuing insurance claim, I am so happy to say the wait was worthwhile to have Tracy and Scott install my pool. Their patience and attention to detail is second to none and their integrity is faultless. Please offer them my deepest gratitude for turning a difficult process into joy.

Kyrani B.