Thorndon Pool

Thorndon Pool is at 26 Murphy Street, Thorndon, and is open during the summer months.

Closed for the winter

Thorndon Pool closes at 7pm on Sunday 2 April 2017 and will reopen on Saturday 21 October 2017.

Thorndon pool.

Thorndon pool


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