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Learn to Swim
Club Aqua
Hydrotherapy Pool

The sauna, and steam room are excellent after a work out, to rehabilitate those tired aching muscles or just to relax in. Or get a tan on our sun capsule.

For those who seek speed and adrenaline Waterworld offers The Python Hydroslide and Twister Slide (suitable for the ages 5 years and over), on The Screamer Speedslides you can challenge your friends and family to a race where you can get up to 50 kilometres an hour! (Summer months only and users must be 10 years or older)
For the younger ones there is an outdoor splash pad area providing fountains, showers and spraying water in a toddler friendly space.


There is also an outdoor children’s playground and a lawn to play games or sunbathe.

We have gas barbeques available for hire with a picnic area, perfect for a family summer day, the kids will love you for it!

Other facilities:

* Cafe
* Lockers
* Warm showers

No alcohol is allowed on the premises.

Pool Temperatures

Waterworld 25m Pool

32.0° C

Waterworld 50m Pool

27.0° C

Waterworld Dive Pool

27.0° C

Waterworld Outside Pool

Reduced hours

Gallagher Aquatic Centre Learners Pool


Gallagher Aquatic Centre 25m Pool

28.0° C

Hydrotherapy Pool


Municipal Pools CLOSED

What's on this week?

Aqua Play Gym

Thursday 17 April   9:00AM - 11:00PM

Aqua Play Gym Every Thursday 9am - 11am. ...more

Easter Saturday Closure

Saturday 19 April

We’re taking advantage of the Easter Weekend statutory holidays to get some important maintenance work done at Waterworld. On Good ...more


Partner Pools

Fairfield College
Hillcrest Normal School
Municipal Pools
Te Rapa Primary School
Waikato University Pool