Swimming Pools at Cameron Pool & Leisure Centre

Swimming Pools at Cameron Pool & Leisure Centre.

Swimming at Cameron Pool & Leisure Centre managed by YMCA has something for everyone. Whether you’ve got little ones at home who you’d like to start towards a life-long relationship with the water, or school kids who need to work on swimming techniques and water safety knowledge, we have programmes to suit all kinds of ages and stages.

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Lap pool

  • 25 metre lap pool
  • 7 lanes
  • Heated to 27 degrees

Nan's Pool (Educational Pool)

  • Available for swimming lessons
  • Heated to 32 degrees
  • Nan's Pool (Educational Pool) opening hours for public swimming:

    Tuesday afternoons: 1:30pm - 3pm
    Thursday mornings: 8:30am - 10:30am
    Saturday afternoons: 3pm - 5pm
    Sunday afternoons: 3pm - 5pm
    Outside of these hours, Nan's Pool is not lifeguarded and is CLOSED for public swimming!

Spa pool, Sauna & Steam room

  • Access for customers 17 years and over
  • Spa pool heated to 39 degrees
  • Spa pool is closed every Friday at 6pm for cleaning
  • Separate sauna and steam rooms

YMCA Swim School

YMCA Swim School teaches swimming and water safety skills for a lifelong love of water. Lessons support all ages, from babies aged 3 months to adults who want to keep themselves and their families safe in New Zealand's water.

Lessons are structured to give progression while being fun and supportive.