Check the current status of Christchurch City Council public pools.

 

COVID-19 updates

Christchurch is currently operating under the Red setting of the Covid-19 Protection Framework. All Recreation and Sport Centres are open as usual and are being safely operated in line with government guidelines with capacity limits. 

Fitness Centres and group fitness classes have capacity limits of up to 100 people or one metre distancing (whichever is lesser) per defined space. All other areas have capacity limits are based on one metre distancing.

Bookings are essential for group fitness, Tumbletimes and adult swimming lessons. Secure your spot. No booking is required to use the pool and Fitness Centre. 

Swimsmart lessons will start for term one on Monday 31 January. Bubbletimes and Sleepytimes are running as usual. 

Anyone aged 12 years 3 months and older entering Recreation and Sport facilities will require a My Vaccine Pass. Masks are required for entry and in all public shared spaces.

Regular pool bookings are not listed here, please confirm with the centre or pool, or see below for the current pool status.

In the event of a pool closure, Swimsmart lessons will still run unless you are contacted directly.

Check opening hours(external link) and lane availability(external link).

Current pool wait time

 

Reduced capacities

may apply 

 Pool open

Approximate wait times:

  • Toddler pool: 0 minutes 
  • Teach pool: 0 minutes
  • Lane pool: 0 minutes
  • Aqua jogging: 0 minutes
  • Spa pool: 0 minutes
Updated 9.45am, 25 January 2022
Lane pool Pool open Open
Spa pool Pool open  Open
Teach pool Pool open

Open

Toddler Pool   Pool open Open

Check opening and hydroslide operating hours(external link) and lane availability(external link).

Current pool wait times Open

Everything open - please keep 1-metre distance - masks need to be worn in the reception area - Vaccine Pass required for entry

  • Toddler Pool: 0 minutes
  • Teach Pool: Not Available 
  • Spa Pool: 0 minutes
  • Lane Swimming: 0 minutes 
  • Indoor Aqua Jogging: Not available
  • Outdoor Leisure Swimming: Open until 8pm
  • Outdoor Aqua Jogging available from 7am

Updated 4.30pm, 25 January 2022

Indoor hydroslide Open

Open

  • Weekdays, midday to 6pm   
  • Weekends and public holidays, midday to 6pm
Outdoor Hydroslide  Open

Open

  • Weekdays, midday to 6pm
  • Weekends and public holidays, midday to 6pm
Outdoor pool Open

Open 

  • Weekdays, 5.30am to 8pm
  • Weekends and public holidays, 7am to 6pm
Outdoor dive pool Open

Open 

  • Weekdays, midday to 7pm
  • Weekends, midday to 7pm  

Available for aqua jogging today from 7.00am 

Recreation pool Open

Open

Sauna Open Open
Spa pool Open Open
Sport pool Open

Open - Check lane availability(external link)

Steam room Open Open
Teach pool Open

Open between

  • Monday to Friday, 2pm to 3.30pm and 6pm to 9.30pm
  • Saturday, 2pm to 8pm
  • Sunday, all day 
Toddler pool Open

 Open

Check opening and hydroslide operating hours(external link) and lane availability(external link).

Current pool wait times Open

Approximate wait times:

  • Lane pool: 0 minutes
  • Spa pool: 0 minutes
  • Leisure pool: 0 minutes

Updated 1:15pm, 25 January 2022 

Lane pool Open Open
Leisure pool Open

 

Open

Sauna Open Open
Steam room Open Open
Spa pool Open Open
Teach pool Closed Unavailable

Check opening and hydroslide operating hours(external link) and lane availability(external link).

Current pool wait times Closed

All pools are closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Hydrotherapy pool Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Hydroslide and wet playground Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Lane pool Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Leisure pool Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Sauna Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Steam room Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Spa pool Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Toddler pool Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Teach pool Closed

Closed for scheduled maintenance

Reopening 31 January 2022

Check opening hours(external link) and lane availability(external link).

 Current pool capacity Caution

Vaccine Pass required for entry - please keep 1-metre distance - masks need to be worn in the reception area

Approximate wait times: 

  • Leisure area: 0 minutes
  • Teach pool: Closed
  • Toddler pool and wet deck: 0 minutes
  • Lane pool: 0 minutes
  • Aqua jogging: 0 minutes
  • Spa pool: 0 minutes
  • Manu pool: 0 minutes

Updated 3.40 pm, 25 January 2022

Lane pool Open

Open

Manu pool Open Open; 8am to 8pm
Spa pool Open Open
Teach pool Closed Closed till 26/01/22
Toddler pool and wet deck Open Open
Outdoor pool Pool open

Currently no wait time

Open between 11.30am and 7pm

Toddler pool Pool open

Currently no wait time

Open between 11.30am and 7pm

Hydroslide Pool open

Currently no wait time

Open between midday and 6pm 

Current pool wait times Open

Approximate wait times:

  • Leisure main pool: 0 minutes
  • Toddler pool: 0 minutes
  • Lanes: 0 minutes

Last updated 25 January 2022

Outdoor pool Open

Open

Limited lanes available from 4pm to 5.30pm on:

  • Tuesday 25 January 2022
  • Thursday 27 January 2022
Toddler pool Open

Open

Hydroslide  Closed

Closed 

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