Kaiapoi Aquatic Centre

Pools During Covid Level 2

Our aquatic facilities in Rangiora and Kaiapoi are open under Level 2, however we strongly recommend booking before visiting. Please check our Covid-19 information site for what you'll need to know and information about our swim programmes.


Programmes and activities available include:

  • Learn to swim and water safety programme
  • Schools swimming lessons
  • Aquarobics
  • Lane swimming
  • Masters swimming
  • Birthday pool parties and more!

Pool Guidelines

To ensure the safety and enjoyment of all our users we have the following pool guidelines:

  • Children under the age of 5 must have an adult in the water with them at all times
  • Each adult can supervise up to two children under the age of 5
  • Children aged 5 - 7 years (inclusive) must be actively supervised by an adult at all times
  • Please walk around the poolside
  • Ensure you have a 20 minute rest from the water after eating
  • Please follow the instruction of the lifeguards
  • Please see a staff member before using any camera equipment inside the facility

Pool Space Availability

Monday - Wednesday: 6.00am – 3.30pm, then 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Thursday - Friday: 6.00am – 9.00pm
Saturday - Sunday: 7.30am – 7.00pm
Public Holidays: 10am – 7.00pm
Christmas Day: Closed

While we are a busy facility, if you prefer a quieter time to swim you can try the following periods; 7am to 10.30am, 2.30pm to 3.30pm or 6pm to 9pm.

WaiSwim Hours

Due to high demand for public lessons and the size of our facility, there may be limited space available at the following times:

Monday - Wednesday: 3.30pm – 6.00pm – no lane or recreation space available.
Thursday 3.30pm – 6.00pm, Saturday & Sunday 9.00am -12.30pm – limited lane space and no recreation space available.


9 Cass Street, Kaiapoi
Phone: 03 375 5041

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