Swimming lessons for children

SwimWell offers year-round swimming lessons for children aged 5 months to 14 years during the primary school term time. In the school holidays, intensive courses are also available.

Instructor teaching a young girl to swim.


SwimWell is a Council-run programme offering children's swimming lessons at four pools in Wellington:

  • Karori
  • Keith Spry (Johnsonville)
  • Tawa
  • Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre (Kilbirnie)