Thorndon Pool

Thorndon Pool is open for the summer

This 30.5-metre heated pool opened on Saturday 25 October 2014 for the summer months, providing all its usual activities and services, including lane swimming, aqua jogging, and lane and pool hire. 

The pool will close on Sunday 5 April, 2015

Thorndon pool.

Thorndon pool


Thorndon Pool is at 26 Murphy Street, Thorndon.

This summer pool was built in the 1920s and is popular with city office workers and locals.


  • 30.5m heated outdoor pool
  • Spa pool
  • Terraced seating
  • Shade structures for sun protection


Monday - Thursday: 6.30am - 8pm
Friday: 6.30am - 7pm
Saturday - Sunday: 7.30am - 7pm
Public holidays: 8.30am - 6.30pm

Activities and services

Hiring the pool

The pool can be hired after usual opening hours for private get-togethers such as:

  • birthday parties for 8 to 14 year-olds
  • work, team or family functions.

Hireage includes spa, inflatable toys, pool entry, BBQ and qualified staff.

The pool is available for hire at the following times:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday: 7pm - 9pm

To arrange a booking, contact

Pay for pool hire

More information

Location map.


Phone (04) 472 8055
Street Address 26 Murphy Street, Thorndon