Swimming Pools

Far North Pools (Facebook cover)

Overview

All four Far North pools operate under National Pool Safe standards and hold Pool Safe accreditation. This ensures that fully-qualified lifeguards are on duty and high-quality filtration systems keep the pools clean.

For up-to-date information about the hours and events at these pools, visit the Far North Pools Facebook page.

Queries about pool management should be directed to CBEC on 09 408 1092.

Kaikohe pool

Description
Kaikohe pool is a summer pool, located in the Northland College grounds. It is a 33.3m pool with six lanes and is open between November and March (dates vary).

Location
Northland College, Mangakahia Road

Contact details
Operated by CBEC (09) 408 1092

Opening hours

School term

  • Lane swimming Monday-Friday 6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
  • Monday-Friday 3:00 PM –6:30 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday 10 AM – 8:00 PM 

School holidays

  • Monday-Friday 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Costs

  • Adult $3
  • Child (5yrs and over) $3
  • Child (under 5)  Free
  • 10 swim concession $20
  • Gold Card holders Free (with card) 

Kerikeri pool

Description 
Kerikeri swimming pool is a summer pool, located at Kerikeri High School off Hone Heke Road. It is a 25m pool with six lanes as well as a dive pool and a toddler’s pool. It is open from November to March (dates vary). 

Location
Kerikeri High School, Hone Heke Road

Contact details
Call (09) 407 1073 (during pool hours)
Operated by CBEC (09) 408 1092

Opening hours

During the school term

  • Monday-Friday 3:00 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday 10 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Lane swimming Monday-Friday 6:00 AM - 9:00 AM

School holidays

  • Monday to Sunday 10:00 AM – 6:30 PM

Costs

  • Adult $3
  • Child (5yrs and over) $3
  • Child (under 5)  Free
  • 10 swim concession  $20
  • Gold Card holders  Free (with card)

Kawakawa pool

Description
Kawakawa swimming pool is a 25m indoor heated pool with six lanes. It is located in the ASB Recreation Centre within the Bay of Islands College grounds. This pool is heated and open all year around including public holidays except Christmas Day.

Location
ASB Recreation Centre, Boy of Islands College

Contact details
Phone (09) 404 0127 (during pool hours)
Operated by CBEC (09) 408 1092

Opening hours

Summer hours

  • Monday-Friday 6:00 AM – 7:30 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Winter hours

  • Monday-Friday 6:00 AM – 7:30 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Costs

  • Adult $3
  • Child (5yrs and over) $3
  • Child (under 5) Free
  • 10 swim concession $20
  • Gold Card holders Free (with card)

Kaitaia pool

Description

Kaitaia Memorial swimming pool is located in central Kaitaia on Bank Street. It is a 33.3m pool with six lanes, a dive pool and a toddler’s pool. This is an outdoor, summer pool open October to March (dates vary).

Location

Bank Street, Kaitaia

Contact details

Phone (09) 408 0844 (during pool hours)
Operated by CBEC (09) 408 1092

Opening hours (October to March)

School term

  • Tuesday-Wednesday-Friday 3:00 PM – 6:30 PM
  • Saturday-Sunday 0:00 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Lane swimming Monday-Friday 6:00 AM – 9:00 AM

School holidays

  • Monday-Sunday | 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM
  • Christmas Day | Closed

Costs

  • Adult $3
  • Child (5yrs and over) $3
  • Child (under 5)  Free
  • 10 swim concession  $20
  • Gold Card holders  Free (with card)