Opening Hours


As the COVID-19 situation continues to develop across New Zealand, we want to reassure you that the wellbeing and safety of our people, our customers and our communities is our top priority.

As of Monday the 23/03/2020 our Facility will close inline with other Nelson City Council Facilities



 PLEASE NOTE: Closing times for the SWIMMING POOL and FITNESS CENTRE differ! Please ensure you check the closing times carefully before your visit to avoid disappointment.

Swimming Pool Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 

The pool is open 6am-7pm Monday - Friday, with sessions as follows:


Lane Swimming 6.00am - 9.30am
Public Swimming 9.30am - 12pm
Lane Swimming 12.00pm - 1.30pm 
Public Swimming 1.30pm  - 5.00pm
Lane Swimming 5.00pm  - 7.00pm 


The pool is open 8.30am-5.30pm, with sessions as follows:

Lane Swimming 8.30am-12.00pm
Public Swimming  12.00pm-5.30pm


Sunday and Public Holidays*

The pool is open 8.30am-4.30pm, with sessions as follows:

Lane Swimming 8.30am - 12.00pm
Public Swimming 12.00pm - 4.30pm



Lanes Available- lanes available at these times for those swimming lanes or Aquajogging. Child-free zone unless competent lane swimmers or under instruction from our instructors.

Public swimming- times available for activities like play, school groups and water sports. We will do our best to keep lanes available.

For a detailed layout of pool availability; please click on the Lane Space tab at the top of the page and choose the date from the drop down menu.



Spa Pool Opening Hours

Monday - Friday* 6.00am-7pm
Saturday 8.30am-5.30pm
Sundays and Public Holidays 8.30am-4.30pm


 *Please note - due to New Zealand water treatment standards we required to replace the water once a week. Due to this our spa pool is usually CLOSED until mid day on a Thursday while it is heating back up


Fitness Centre Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 6.00am - 8.00pm
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 8.30am - 4.30pm


 *Closed Christmas Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday and the morning of ANZAC Day.



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