Group lessons with caregiver and child in the water. Develop water confidence and safety skills for your child in a fun and interactive way. 

Visiting Recreation and Sport Centres during Alert Level 2

Our centres remain open under COVID Alert Level 2, with steps in place to ensure people can maintain physical distancing and that we have the ability to contact trace. Please stay at home if you or anyone in your house is unwell. Find out more.

We encourage you to download the NZ COVID Tracer app.

You can book in for your group fitness class, including Spin, AquaFit and Tumbletimes. 

Some times of the day can be busier than others and we will continue to monitor capacity to ensure our customers can physical distance. There may be queues at times, please be patient with other customers and our staff while we work through these changes together. We’ll keep people moving as quickly and as safely as possible and ensure physical distancing. 

Swimsmart
Until Saturday 26 September our Swimsmart programme is running with reduced times and programming. Lessons for Tigersharks, Barracudas, Marlins and Mini Squads are on at the usual times. All other lessons are on hold.
Starting Monday 28 September a new Swimsmart programme has been created to enable all lessons to run under Alert Levels 1 and 2 without disruption. Bookings open on Monday 21 September. Find out more.

 

Become a Swimsmart member

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Timetable

Classes Monday to Sunday from 9.00am.

25 minute lessons.

Tiny Turtles

For babies aged six to 12 months. An introductory course for caregivers and babies. Participants will learn a variety of water safety skills and holds for the front and back. Also covered is how to submerge and roll the child in a fun and friendly environment.

Pipis

For toddlers aged 12 to 24 months. A caregiver-child class designed to gain water confidence and independence in a fun and friendly environment through games and songs. Skills include water safety skills, kicking, submerging, blowing bubbles and floating.  

Starfish

For toddlers aged 24 to 36 months. A caregiver child class designed to gain water confidence and independence in a fun and friendly environment through games and songs. Skills include water safety skills, kicking, submerging, blowing bubbles and floating. 

Frogs

Experienced toddlers (requires instructor recommendation). Designed for the very confident and competent child who has completed other Swimsmart levels.