Waitaha Aquatic Centre, while privately owned, is also open for casual lane swimming.

Casual swimming hours

During the school term:

Casual swimming is available at the following times:

Monday – Thursday:         6.00am – 3.30pm; 6.45pm –  8.00pm

Friday:                              6.00am – 3.30pm

Saturday & Sunday:         9.00am – 1.30pm main pool;    12.00 – 1.30pm small pool

No casual swimming is available in either pool weekdays during the school term between 3.30-6.45pm

Public holidays

We are closed on Public Holidays and Public Holiday weekends.

School bookings

Sometimes we have schools booked in with us. At these times the small pool will be unavailable, however limited space is available in the main pool unless otherwise stated.

This month we have the following bookings:

9 February: 9.00am – 2.15pm. Both pools fully booked for school sports event, so no public swimming lanes available during these hours.

13-15 February: 1.15-2.15pm

20-23 February: 1.15-2.15pm

Unaccompanied children

Unaccompanied children are unable to swim at our complex.

Children’s safety is paramount; our policy is all children under 14 years of age must be accompanied and actively supervised by a parent/caregiver aged over 16 years at all times.

All children in the water under the age of 7 must be actively supervised and within arm’s reach of a parent/caregiver at all times.