Updated Alert Level 2
|In response to updated guidance from Sport New Zealand and Recreation Aotearoa, Splash Palace will be returning to our normal opening hours from Monday 18 October.|
These are extraordinary times and the team here at Splash Palace are looking forward to see you all back at the pool soon.
✅ Alert Level 2 opening hours:
⚠️ Please remember that Alert Level 2 restrictions are still in place:
⛔ Hydroslides remain closed at Alert Level 2
📈 Popular times
Please note that public lane swimming and aqua jogging capacity will be limited during peak hours in the morning (5.30–7.00am) and evening (4.00–7.30pm).
Term 4 Dates
|Day||First lesson||Last lesson||No. of lessons|
|Mondays||18 October 2021||20 December 2021||9 sessions|
|Note: No lessons on 25 October (Labour Day)|
|Tuesdays||19 October 2021||14 December 2021||9 sessions|
|Wednesdays||20 October 2021||15 December 2021||9 sessions|
|Thursdays||21 October 2021||16 December 2021||9 sessions|
|Saturdays||23 October 2021||18 December 2021||8 sessions|
|Note: No lessons on 4 December (Long Course Champs)|
|Sundays||24 October 2021||28 November 2021||5 sessions|
|Note: No lessons on 7 November (Splash Palace is hosting an event)|
Note: No lessons on 5 December (Long Course Champs)
Please contact swim school via email email@example.com or phone call 03 217 7506 if you would like any further information.
The Splash Palace Swim School provides quality and affordable swimming lessons at the Splash Palace and Bluff pools. The Swim School focuses on providing confidence for children in and around water and to advance their abilities to a level where they can participate in aquatic sports and other recreational activities.
“In the water teaching” for babies to beginners is part of the unique programme offered by the school’s qualified, professional and dedicated swim teachers. Small class sizes ensure individual tuition. Achievement certificates are awarded at the end of each course.
- Contact pool staff by phone (03) 217 7506 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Learn to Swim application form
- Swim School newsletter (term 3 2021)
Swim School has 14 trained teachers. They all hold or are working towards their Aust Swim STA award, and three teachers have a Diploma in Swim Teaching. Each teacher has a current first aid certificate and Pool Lifeguard award. Splash Palace is also a Quality Swim School, a standard set by Swimming New Zealand.
Swim School Levels
Classes and prices for 2021
All prices include GST and pool entry.
Baby classes: Tadpoles and Frogs 8 x 30-minute lessons $79.20
Pre-school classes: Turtles 10 x 30-minute lessons $92.00
School-age classes: Lobsters, Porpoises, Dolphins and Sharks: 10 x 30-minute lessons $110.00
Penguins: 10 x3 0-minute lessons $110.00
Seals: 10 x 45-minute lessons $115.20
Mussels: 10 x 60-minutes lessons $120.30
Adult classes: 8 x 30-minute lessons $108.50
NOTE: Check the school term and holiday dates.
School holiday classes
5 x 30-minute lessons $52.50
5 x 45-minute lessons $73.40
Boating Survival and Safety Course: $31.40
Summer Swim School – 5 lessons $52.50
Diving classes – $62.70
One-on-one learn to swim classes
5 x 20-minute lessons $142.80
5 x 30-minute lessons $163.00