Preschoolers

Classes for preschoolers include music and movement, tumbling tots and swimming lessons.

Instructor and preschooler in learn to swim lesson.

The following courses are available for preschoolers:

Active fun play

A safe and friendly environment filled with soft play equipment for your pre-schooler or school child to use.

There's no need to book, just turn up on the day during term time. Children must be supervised at all times.

Day, time and age group: ASB Sports Centre
  Monday 9.30 - 11.30 (1½ - 4 years)
  Thursday 9.30 - 11.30 (1½ - 4 years)
  Sunday 9.30 - 11.30 (1½ - 10 years)
Cost:

$5.50; With Leisure Card: $4.40

For more information, contact: ASB Sports Centre on (04) 830 0500 or email: sportscentre@wcc.govt.nz

Gym Jam at Nairnville Recreation Centre.

Gym Jam at Nairnville

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Gym Jam

9.30am - 12 noon, Saturdays, Nairnville Recreation Centre

Gym Jam is a safe, friendly and fun environment filled with soft play equipment for your pre-schooler to use. No need to book, just turn up on the day. Children must be supervised at all times. Cost: $4.20

GymnastiX

A fun-filled, creative and engaging class which focuses on exploring the foundations of artistic gymnastics, while introducing gymnastics skills and movements on all four apparatus (vault, bar, beam and floor). This class is a great way to build coordination, flexibility, and strength - all skills which are transferable to any sport.

This is an 8-week programme, running from 8 May - 26 June.

 Age:  4 - 6 years
Where and when: Nairnville Recreation Centre  Thursday 3.20pm - 4.10pm 
Cost:

$64 for an 8-week term; With Leisure Card: $51.20

For more information, contact: Nairnville Recreation Centre

Music and movement

There are a range of classes for preschoolers involving moving to music.

For session times, costs or to book, check out the Recreation Programmes: 

Book now

Or contact the venue:

  • ASB Sports Centre
  • Karori Recreation Centre
  • Nairnville Recreation Centre

Boppers and hoppers

An activities class giving children the opportunity to gain confidence and explore with music and movement with a basic circuit that gives a variety of challenges.

Age:  1 - 2 years (confident walkers)
Where and when:

Karori Recreation Centre

 

Wednesday

 

9.30 - 10.10am

10.20 - 11am

  Nairnville Recreation Centre

Monday

Wednesday

10.30 - 11.15am

9.15 - 10am

Giggles and wiggles

A fun session for parent and child to explore the world of music and movement together.

Age: 2 - 12 months
Where and when:

Karori Recreation Centre

Monday

11.45am - 12.15pm

 

Nairnville Recreation Centre

Thursday

10 - 10.30am

Musical tots

Giving children experiences in singing, listening and playing to develop confidence and self-esteem.

 Venue Day Time Age
Karori Recreation Centre Monday

10.15 - 10.55am

11 - 11.35am

1.5 - 2.5 years

2.5 - 4 years

Toddlers and waddlers

An even balance of music and physical play with our preschool equipment.

Age: Crawling babies through to new walkers
Where and when: Nairnville Recreation Centre

Tuesday

 

Friday

9.10am - 9.50am

10.15am - 10.55am

9.20am - 10am

Tumbling tots

A fun class to develop the foundations of physical activities such as running, jumping, climbing and balancing.

Venue Day Time  Age

Karori Recreation Centre

 

Tuesday

Thursday

Saturday

Saturday

10.15 - 11am

9.15 - 10am

9.15 - 10am

10.15 - 11am

2 - 4 years

2 - 4 years

2 - 3 years

3 - 4 years

 Nairnville Recreation Centre

Monday

Wednesday

Friday

9.15 - 10am

10.15 - 11am

9.15 - 10am

2 - 3 years

2 - 3 years

2 - 4 years

ASB Sports Centre*

Wednesday

Wednesday

Friday

Friday

9.15 - 10am

9.15 - 10am

9.15 - 10am

10.15 - 11am

1.5 - 2.5 years

2.5 - 4 years

1.5 - 2.5 years

1.5 - 4 years

* ASB Sports Centre only: single casual entry if spaces available: $9.50

Preschool playtime (toddler day)

A fun learning experience for caregivers and toddlers in a water environment.

Where and when:

Karori Pool

Tawa Pool

Tuesday

Friday

9.30am - 11.30am

10am - 12 noon

Cost:

Normal pool entry charges apply

Swimming lessons - private

A personalised coaching service that can cater to your needs - whether you want to learn to swim or improve your swimming technique. Bookings essential.

Where: Karori Pool
Keith Spry Pool
Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre
Sessions: 30 minutes
Cost:

$56.70

For more information or to book, contact the relevant pool:

Swimming lessons - Swim School

The Council's Learn to Swim classes and Aquatic Courses are for all ages and abilities.

For more information or to book, phone the Council's Contact Centre on (04) 499 4444 or refer to:

Swim School

Tinytown early birds

Activities include games, song and dance, parachute games, activity circuits, racing car circuits, face painting, inflatable toys and bubbles. Only available during the school term.

Age: 2 - 5 years
Where and when: Kilbirnie Recreation Centre

 Monday

Thursday

9.30am - 10.15am

9.30am - 10.15am

For session times, costs or to book, check out the Recreation Programmes:

Book now

Or contact the venue: Kilbirnie Recreation Centre