Tawa Pool

Tawa Pool is at 23 Davies Street, Tawa.

Tawa Pool.

Tawa pool

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This facility has a 25-metre heated indoor pool, learners' pool, toddlers' pool, spa and sauna. We offer swimming lessons for adults and children.

Lane swimming calendar

If you want to come in for a swim, check out our calendar to see which swimming lanes are free: Tawa Pool Lane swimming calendar

Pools

  • 25-metre heated indoor pool (27°C)
  • 15-metre learners' pool (32°C)
  • Toddlers' pool (33°C)
  • Spa pool (40°C) - the minimum age to use this is five years and older

Charges

For details, see: Pool charges. Discounts are available with family passes, multi-swim/spa passes or a Leisure Card.

Lane / pool hire

You can book out swimming lanes or the whole facility for your event or activities. 

Non-commercial fees: $8.20 per hour for a 25m lane. Commercial fees are double.

To book, call 04 232 7041.

Pay for pool hire



Hours

Open daily: 6am–9pm
Pool closed: Mondays, 6.15pm–8.15pm and Thursdays, 6.15pm–7.30pm during the school term. Lane swimming on Mondays doesn't start until 8.15pm
Public holidays: 10am–6pm. Closed Christmas Day

Facility Time
Main pool 6am–9pm, daily
Learners' pool 6am–9pm, daily
Toddlers' pool 6am–9pm, Monday–Sunday
Sauna and spa 7am–9pm, daily

What you can do here

Lessons

For children:

  • Children's swimming lessons
  • School aquatic education programmes - talk to us about mixing aquatic activities with swimming lessons
  • Have-a-go sessions (eg kayaking, snorkelling and volleyball) – enquire at the pool
  • Boating safety, speed zone safety and water safety lessons are available on demand.

For adults:

For any age:

  • Private swimming lessons - on request - To book, call 04 232 7052
  • Lessons for swimmers with special needs - on request. Call 04 232 7052

Activities

Fitness

Bookings

To book and pay for lessons and activities, visit our Recreation Bookings site or call 04 232 7041

Facilities

Changing rooms

  • 1 × female / accessible
  • 1 × male / accessible
  • 1 × family / accessible, with accessible shower and toilet

BBQ

We have an outside grassed barbeque area with seating. You can hire a barbecue for $26.50.

Cubby holes

You can store your things in a cubby hole near the main pool. These are not lockable.

Valuables tray

You can keep small items safe at reception - just ask for a free valuables tray. We'll give you a tag which you can hand back when you want to collect your items.

Sauna

Our sauna is mixed, for both male and female. It fits up to four people.The minimum age to use the sauna is 16 years and older.

Swim shop at reception

We sell swimwear and swimming accessories for all ages. We also sell Huggies Little Swimmers and Zoggs reusable swim nappies for infants.

Parking

There is a big car park in front of the building. If this is full, there is free parking on the street.

Accessibility

We have two mobility car parks. To find out how to get a mobility parking permit, see: Mobility parking.

The facility is wheelchair accessible and provides three accessible changing rooms, one with an accessible shower and toilet.

 

More information

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Phone 04 232 7041
Email tawa.pool@wcc.govt.nz
Street Address Davies Street, Tawa