Thorndon Pool – outdoors

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

The main pool at Thorndon Pool.

Opening hours

Monday–Thursday: 6.30am - 8pm
Friday: 6.30am - 7pm
Saturday–Sunday: 7.30am - 7pm

Available to hire for private bookings on Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 7pm - 9pm.

Thorndon Pool will close for the season on Sunday 7 April 2024.

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Note: Our opening hours may change at short notice. Please check our lane availability before your visit.

Lane availability

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

Our services

Visiting with babies and children


How to get there

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


Street address: 26 Murphy Street, Thorndon