Learn, explore, create and stimulate your senses through the use of innovative lighting and sound technology.
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. At this stage we won’t be accepting cash or giving change. All transactions will be via EFTPOS.
We encourage you to download the NZ COVID Tracer app.
You can book in for your group fitness class, including Spin, AquaFit and Tumbletimes.
Swimsmart lessons are running but with limited times and programming. At Taiora QEII, Graham Condon, Pioneer and Jellie Park, Swimsmart lessons will continue to run for Tigersharks Barracudas, Marlins and Squads at the usual times. All other lessons will remain on hold at Level 2.
A multi-sensory experience
The Southern Centre is a multi-sensory environment for people of all ages and abilities.
It is a unique facility with the ability to cater to the needs of the individual, empowering you to choose your own environment, make changes and control your leisure time.
Interact with the smell machine, bubble column, shadow wall and more - all aimed at stimulating an individual's senses through smell, touch, light and sound.
At-home sensory activities for children
Your whole whānau can enjoy these fun sensory activities with simple items you have around home.