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Therese Spruhan

Therese Spruhan has a passion for swimming pools. She writes about them on her blog Swimming Pool Stories and shares photos on Instagram @swimmingpoolstories. She has published articles on places to swim in the Weekend Australian and contributed words and photos to The Pool, Australia’s exhibition at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, re-exhibited at the National Gallery of Victoria in 2017–18. She lives in Sydney with her husband Bruce and is a regular swimmer at her local pools in Petersham, Leichhardt and Enmore.

Books from this author
The Memory Pool
November 2019
Smell the chlorine, taste the hot chips and feel the burning concrete underfoot as you read these stories of Australian childhoods at the pool.