Swimming pools

COVID-19 update – Alert Level 1

Our pools are back to normal operation.

  • Physical distancing is not required, but contact tracing using the app is still encouraged.  
  • We will be back to single lanes.
  • If you are sick we ask that you stay home.  

Indoor pools

In Wellington, there are five Council-run indoor pools that are open all year.

Outdoor pools

In Wellington, there are two Council-run outdoor pools that are open during the summer.

Pool charges

Charges for swimming, spectators, fitness classes, and spas and saunas at the Council's pools.

    Swimming lessons for children

    SwimWell offers year-round swimming lessons for children aged 5 months to 14 years during the primary school term time.

      Swimming lessons for adults

      We offer adult swimming lessons for groups, individuals or people with special needs, injuries or disabilities.

        Aquafitness and hydrotherapy classes for adults

        Find out about our aquafitness and hydrotherapy classes for adults.

          Pool rules and safety

          To keep everyone safe and healthy at the pools, we have rules about the supervision of children, hygiene and illness.

            Swim memberships

            Swim memberships are an economical option if you swim at our pools 3 or more times a week.