Swimming lessons and classes

Swimming Lessons and Classes

Find local swimming classes and learn to swim lessons for school aged children and teenagers in Auckland, New Zealand.

Why does your child need to know how to swim? Everyone needs to know how to swim to be water-safe, especially kids. Participating in swimming lessons from a young age helps children overcome the fare of water as they get older.  

Swimming is a low impact sport that is a workout for your child’s whole body. Swimming is a fun individual activity as well as a team sport for children and teenagers.  

Featured Swimming Classes

Auckland Council Learn to Swim classes

Locations: Albany, Birkenhead, Glenfield, Manurea, Moana-Nui-a-Kiwa, Stanmore Bay, Takapuna, Tepid Baths and West Wave

Enrol now and improve your child’s swimming ability, confidence and water safety skills with Auckland Council’s qualified and experienced instructors.

Learning to swim is an essential life skill. More than 262,000 swimming lessons take place in Auckland Council owned pools each year, helping Aucklanders to get the most out of their beautiful coastline.

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Fulton Swim School

3 South Auckland locations: Botany, Patumahoe and Puni

The Fulton Swim School family welcomes your family to experience the wonderful world of swimming with them. Their progressive fun program ensures your child will develop a love and respect for the water in a warm, clean purpose built swimming facility.

They offer an interactive online assessment and if you are still not sure you can book your child in to complete a quick 5 min assessment onsite to ensure that they start at the correct level. 

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Auckland Swimming Classes

Northern Arena

Northern Arena, 8 Polarity Rise, Silverdale, Hibiscus Coast, Auckland
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Learning to swim at Northern Arena’s award winning learn to swim school couldn’t be easier, with swimming lessons for kids and teenagers. All swimming lessons at Northern Arena are taught by highly trained and accomplished swimming instructors in purpose built swimming pools and are specifically designed to enhance your child’s enjoyment, confidence, development and safety in, and around, water.


Hilton Brown Swimming

Auckland locations: Albany, Hobsonville, Newmarket, and One Tree Hill.
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Hilton Brown Swimming has been successfully teaching New Zealanders how to swim since 1973. Their focus is simple – to provide a fun, safe and caring environment for children to learn to swim. The highly trained staff cater for all ages of swimmers, from babies through to training for technique and fitness.


AUT Millennium

17 Antares Place, Mairangi Bay, North Shore, Auckland, NZ
AUT Millennium

AUT Millennium is a world-class facility with 2 Olympic-sized pools and 2 learn to swim pools. Group and private swimming classes for infants, pre-schoolers, youth and adults.

The Swim Centre

368 Upper Harbour Drive, Greenhithe, North-West Auckland
Phone: 09-444-3752

Fun, focused, patient and personal swimming and water safety lessons for children and teenagers. Your child will develop fundamental swimming and water survival skills whilst learning advanced swimming techniques.




77 Morrin Road, St Johns, Auckland, New Zealand
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SwimTastic is an ability based swim school designed to challenge swimmers of all levels and abilities.  With over 35 years in the business, SwimTastic has a unique level of experience and provides the highest level of swim excellence for children and teenagers.


Swimgym Waiheke

Te Huruhi School swimming pool, 7 Donald Bruce Raod, Surfdale, Waiheke
Swim Waiheke Learn To Swim School
Waterbabies, preschool children  and school age children can learn to swim at Te Huruhi School’s outdoor heated pool with Swimgym in the summer months from late october to April.  

St Cuthbert’s Swim School

St Cuthbert’s College, 122 Market Road, Epsom, Auckland
St Cuthbert’s Swim School

Kiwis love to be in and around the water. So it’s never too early to equip children with the swimming skills they need. St Cuthbert’s is an award-winning swim school with small classes for kids and teenagers to ensure everyone receives close attention. Their qualified instructors have an energetic and positive style to make learning fun.