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Find out everything that is happening at the Napier Aquatic Centre from special deals and the latest information on learn to swim classes and pool closures.

Inflatable Bookings

Book for your Birthday Party now.

You can book a private inflatable birthday with us!  If your group is over the age of 8 years old, and confident swimmers, check out our inflatable.  You can book on weekends all year round.  We offer 2 hour time slots and only your party can attend.  It is a fun option, especially for the winter months, and it tires the kids out!!  You can bring in party food and cake, or order in.  Contact more information.

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Napier Aquatic Centre is now fully open

With the announcement of New Zealand moving into Level 1, we will be fully reopening on Tuesday, 9th June at 6.00am.

All changing rooms and showers will be available.  There will be no restricted limit to the amount of people in the complex, or pools, at one time. The kids pool and slides will reopen allowing leisure play.

We will restart our modified Aqua Fitness programme on Monday, 15th June.  Our Swim School is working towards starting up more classes later this week so please check the Swim School page for more information.

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Swim School Bookings For Term 3

Bookings for Term 3 will open on Monday

 Bookings start at 6.00am on Monday 29th June.  Payment on the day of booking is essential.






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QR Code Scan

You can now register your visits with us

We have a QR Code on the front doors.  Please scan this with your smart phone and fill in the very short registration form.  You only need to fill this form out one time. 

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Aqua Fitness Classes

Aqua Fitness Update

A temporary Aqua Fitness programme will resume on Monday, 15th June.  Please refer to the Aqua Tab for the new timetable.

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Closure of Access Way

Due to Health and Safety reasons the access way will now be closed

You will no longer be able to drive between the tennis courts and the Aquatic Centre.  This is a permanent closure.

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Spray Park

The Spray Park is now closed for the winter season.

We will reopen on Labour Weekend for the summer.


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SuperGold card holders

SuperGold card holders can enter our facility for the subsidized entry of $1!

superswimAs of the 1st of September, SuperGold card holders can enter our facility for the subsidized entry of $1!
To get this deal you must show your SuperGold card upon entry. Please check our website for open hours and lane space availability. Excludes aqua fitness.
We’d like to thank the generosity of two of our amazing customers who have made this subsidized entry fee possible.


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Underwater Hockey Lane Space

On Tuesday evenings we have Underwater Hockey. They use the deep end of the Ivan Wilson pool.

Underwater Hockey is on from 7.30pm - 8.30pm, Tuesday evenings, in the deep end of the  Ivan Wilson Pool.  During this time the shallower end of the pool is still available, but no full lanes can be used.  For lane swimming during this time, the Old Pool is available.

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Public Swimming Lanes

There will be no bookings in the Old Pool from 4.30pm on Sundays.

We will be keeping this space available for lane swimming only. From 4.00pm - 5.00pm there will be 5 lanes available to the public every Sunday.  The Masters Swimming Club have two lanes from 5pm - 6pm with the rest of the pool being available for public use.

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