Group lessons with caregiver and child in the water. Develop water confidence and safety skills for your child in a fun and interactive way.
Graham Condon, Jellie Park, Taiora QEII and Pioneer remain open.
Due to COVID restrictions, there may be some delays to entry. Please be patient and kind.
Find out more about using a Rec & Sport Centre under Alert Level 2.
Our Swimsmart programme has proved very popular this term, with our lower levels Otters, Jellyfish, Flounders and Stingrays currently at capacity at Graham Condon, Jellie Park and Taiora QEII. Pioneer does still have some spaces available for Flounders and Stingrays.
We are working on adding more classes in the near future and ask you to keep an eye on our website for updates on when these become available.
Classes Monday to Friday from 9.00am.
Classes on Saturday and Sunday from 8.00am.
25 minute lessons.
For specific class times please call 03 941 8999 or visit your nearest facility.
For babies aged six to 12 months. An introductory course for caregivers and babies. Participants will learn a variety of water safety skills and holds for the front and back. Also covered is how to submerge and roll the child in a fun and friendly environment.
For toddlers aged 12 to 24 months. A caregiver-child class designed to gain water confidence and independence in a fun and friendly environment through games and songs. Skills include water safety skills, kicking, submerging, blowing bubbles and floating.
For toddlers aged 24 to 36 months. A caregiver child class designed to gain water confidence and independence in a fun and friendly environment through games and songs. Skills include water safety skills, kicking, submerging, blowing bubbles and floating.
Experienced toddlers (requires instructor recommendation). Designed for the very confident and competent child who has completed other Swimsmart levels.