New Aqua Wave class makes a splash

A new fitness class held at Invercargill’s Splash Palace is making waves with members of the public. Aqua Wave is focused on getting members of the public back into physical activity in a safe and supportive environment. Council Aquatic Services Manager Stephen Cook said the idea for the Aqua Wave class had originated from conversations […]

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Splash Palace to host free water safety workshop

With summer fast approaching, the community are being invited to attend free water safety workshop to prepare for a summer of safe swimming. To mark Water Safety Month this November, Invercargill’s aquatic centre Splash Palace is working with Drowning Prevention Auckland to offer specially tailored free water safety courses to the community. Invercargill City Council […]

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Splash Palace weekend hours to change

Splash Palace is changing its weekend opening hours from the end of May. From the weekend of 27 May, the pool will be open from 8am to 6pm at weekends, a change from the current opening hours of 6am to 8pm on Saturdays and 8am to 8pm on Sundays. Invercargill City Council Manager Aquatic Services […]

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Pool to reopen with Splash bash

There’s a party at Splash Palace and everyone’s invited. Splash Palace is hosting a week of celebrations from Monday, July 4 to mark the reopening of the pool, which has been closed for planned maintenance since early June. The celebrations include several special deals, including free hydroslide passes, free swim school lessons and discounted memberships. […]

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Splash Palace to close for upgrades

Invercargill’s Splash Palace is set to close during June to allow for upgrades and planned maintenance. The facility will close from Monday 30 May to Sunday 3 July to allow the work to be undertaken, which will include painting, replacing the bulkhead in the 50m pool and installing a new flooring system to make entry […]

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Queens Park honoured again in winning night for Invercargill

Invercargill’s Queens Park has been once again nationally recognised, taking out the Outstanding Park award at the 2021 Recreation Aotearoa Recreation Awards, held online on Wednesday, April 6. The award was one of five picked up by Invercargill City Council and other Southland organisations at the national awards event that recognises individuals, organisations, programmes and […]

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