Casual fees for Recreation and Sport Centres are detailed below.

All pre-schoolers swim for free during school hours at any Christchurch City Council pool. Find out more about this offer.

A 25% discount for adults (excluding the Templeton Summer Pool) is available to Community Services, KiwiAble Leisure and NZ SuperGold cardholders.

A 25% discount on the child entry fee is available to Community Services cardholders. Please note that children aged under eight must be accompanied by an adult.

Type Price



Child (under 16 years or with a Cando high school student ID card)*


Preschool child with parent/caregiver and Green Prescription holders(external link) (maximum of two preschoolers per parent) during school hours (from 9am to 3pm on Monday to Friday). Weekends, public holidays and school holidays are excluded.


Preschool child with parent/caregiver (maximum of two preschoolers per parent) outside of school hours


Family of four (two adults, two children) 


Family of three (one adult, two children) 


Family of two (one adult, one child) 


Additional child with family




Swimmer nappy (subject to availability)


Templeton Summer Pool fees

Please note that the Templeton Summer Pool is cash only.

Type Price
Adult $2.50
Child $2.00

Pool concession cards

Concession cards can be used at the Graham Condon, Jellie Park, Pioneer and Taiora QEII Recreation and Sport Centres, as well as the summer pools, and are valid for up to one year. Access to the spa, sauna and steam room are included in an adult concession.

A 25% discount for adults is available to Community Services, KiwiAble Leisure(external link) and New Zealand SuperGold cardholders.

A 25% discount for children is available to Community Services cardholders.

Type Price

Adult concession 10 swims


Adult concession 20 swims 


Child concession 10 swims 


Child concession 20 swims


Child concession 50 swims


Replacement concession card



Hydroslide fees are additional to the pool entry fee.

Preschoolers are not allowed on the hydroslides. Children aged five to seven must be supervised by an adult who is aged 16 or over, in swimwear, and ready to enter the water. You must be at least 107cm or taller to enter a hydroslide. 

Hydroslide Price

Jellie Park indoor

Child (5 to 15 years) $6.00 

Adult (16+ years) $7.00

Jellie Park indoor and outdoor (summer)

Child (5 to 15 years) $8.70 

Adult (16+ years) $10.80

Taiora QEII

Child (5 to 15 years) $6.00

Adult (16+ years) $7.00

Te Hāpua Summer Pool


Waltham Summer Pool $2.00