Seasonal Summer Pools

Our seasonal aquatic facilities are popular spots come summer

Waikuku Beach Paddling Pool Shade Sails

The paddling pool will be closed this Tuesday 15 December, so that the poles for the shade sails can be repaired.

The shade sails will be reinstalled and the pool back open the following day.

If visiting the pool before the shade sails are reinstalled, please remember to use sunscreen and wear a hat.

Oxford Community Aquatic Centre

The Oxford Community Aquatic Centre is an outdoor heated pool which is open from late November until late March. The facility includes a 4 lane 25m lap pool with an easy access ramp and a smaller learners pool with toddlers stand for the smaller children.


Programmes and activities available include:

  • Learn to swim and water safety programme
  • Schools swimming lessons
  • Aquarobics clases from 8.30am Tuesday and Thursday
  • Lane swimming

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


7 Burnett St, Oxford 7430

Waikuku Beach Paddling Pool 

The Waikuku Beach Paddling Pool will be opening Labour weekend 2020, running through to Easter weekend 2021.

The pool features a graduated depth and several water features to keep the young and young at heart entertained.

This pool is free to use and while Aquatics staff maintain it daily, it is not lifeguarded.


Domain Rd, Waikuku Beach 7402

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