Thorndon Pool – outdoors

Open during summer, this facility has a 30.5-metre heated outdoor pool, built in the 1920s.

COVID-19 update: Pools

Due to Omicron we may need to change our opening hours at short notice. Before visiting your local pool please check the current timetable below, or visit our Facebook page for the latest updates.

Thorndon Pool early closure

Unfortunately we've had to close Thorndon Pool early for the season due to staffing shortage as an impact of COVID-19.

The main pool at Thorndon Pool.
 

Opening hours

Thorndon pool is now closed for the season. Unfortunately due to the impacts of COVID-19, we've had to prioritise staffing our indoor pools and that meant closing Thorndon early.

Our facilities

Swimming pool

30.5m length, 0.90m - 2.8m depth heated outdoor pool (28°C)

Spa pool

1 x spa pool (38°C)

Changing rooms and showers

  • 10 x individual changing rooms     
  • 1 x male changing room
  • 1 x female changing room
  • 4 x individual showers

Entry fees and other charges

Swimming pool entry

Spa pool entry

Swim memberships

Our services

Lane/pool hire

Storing your gear

Food and drink

Swim shop

Visiting with babies and children

Breastfeeding

Swim nappies

Accessibility

Mobility car parks

Wheelchair access

Accessible changing rooms

How to get there

By bus

By car

Staying safe when you visit

To keep everyone safe and healthy at the pools, we have rules about hygiene, illness, and how children are supervised.

Pool rules and safety

Contact and address

Phone: 04 472 8055

Email: thorndon.pool@wcc.govt.nz

Street address: 26 Murphy Street, Thorndon