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
We are closed on Public Holidays and Public Holiday weekends.
We will be closed Labour Weekend, 20-22 October inclusive.
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.
We currently have the following bookings:
Every Thursday 2.30-3.00pm
17-21 September 9.15-12.15pm; 1.00-2.30pm
24-28 September 9.15-12.15pm; 1.00-2.30pm
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.