If you're a new customer, we'll need to assess your swim level before you can book a class.
Assess your swim level and book a class
Phone: Learn to Swim on (04) 801 4403.
| Phone line hours
| Monday - Friday
| 8am - 8pm
| Saturday and Sunday
| 9am - 6pm
Swimming with us for the first time? Phone:(04) 801 4403 to book a swim assessment.
Once you've had your swimming-level assessment, we can help you book a class at a time that suits you.
Choice of pools
The Learn to Swim programme is available at:
Choice of classes
Parents / caregivers need to be in the water with children under the age of 3 years.
| Cost per lesson
6 - 36 months
||Encourages enjoyment of the water, develops awareness and confidence; teaches floating and kicking skills. Parent/caregiver required in the water during the class.
3 - 5 years
Five levels which develop and extend your child's swimming and water safety skills, building self-esteem, confidence and motor-skill development.
$13.50 (up to bronze sharks)
$14.50 (silver sharks, gold sharks)
$15.00 (mini squad, youth squad)
|Caters for all levels - from nervous beginners to children who can swim lengths. Develops and extends your child's swimming and water safety skills. Block courses are available in the school holidays.
||Four to Six week courses catering for all levels - from basic survival swimming skills to improving stroke and breathing techniques.
Any age for people with impairments
One-on-one lessons adapted for people with impairments. We can also help you find out about funding for swimming lessons.
Check available classes
To view class times and availability, go to the Programmes section on our online Recreation Bookings service.