Find out the current status of Christchurch City Council public pools.

Visiting Recreation and Sport Centres during Alert Level 1

All our centres are open. Capacity restrictions have been lifted so you can enjoy the pools, fitness centres and group fitness classes with friends and whānau.

You can book in for your group fitness class, including spin and aquafit. 

Bubbletimes, Sleepytimes, adult swim lessons and the full Swimsmart programme will resume from Monday 28 September. Swimsmart bookings are now open.

Tumbletimes, gymnastics and the Southern Centre are all open and running as normal.

Find out more

 

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

Lane pool Open Open with reduced capacity
Spa pool  Open

Open with reduced capacity.

Limit of 8 people for

a maximum of 15 minutes.

Teach pool Open Open with reduced capacity
Toddler pool  Open Open with reduced capacity

 

 

 

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

Indoor hydroslide Closed Closed; will reopen 20/09
Outdoor hydroslide Closed Closed until summer
Outdoor pool Closed Closed until summer
Outdoor dive pool Closed Closed until summer
Recreation pool Open

Open with reduced capacity

Sauna Closed Closed due to COVID restrictions. 
Spa pool Open

Open with reduced capacity.

Limit of 8 people for

a maximum of 15 minutes.

Sport pool Open Open with reduced capacity
Steam room Closed Closed due to COVID restrictions.
Teach pool Closed

Closed- Tigersharks, Baracudas, Marlins and Squads only- these are held in the Lane Pool

Toddler pool Open Open with reduced capacity

 

 

       

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

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Lane pool Open  Open, with reduced capacity
Leisure pool Open

Open

Sauna Open Open
Steam room  Open Open
Spa pool Open Open with reduced capacity
Teach pool Open Open

 

 

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

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Hydrotherapy pool Open    

Open

Hydroslide and wet playground Open

Open

 

 

 Lane Pool 

Open Open
Leisure pool Open

Open

 

 

Sauna

Open Open
Steam room Open

Open

Spa pool

Open

Open

 

Teach pool Open

Open

 

Toddler pool Open

Open

 

Outdoor pool Closed Closed until summer
Toddler pool Closed Closed until summer
Outdoor pool Closed  Closed until summer
Toddler pool  Closed Closed until summer

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

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

While we do our best to ensure information is correct and regularly updated, errors may occur.