Waitara, Inglewood and Okato Pools

A boy diving into the Waitara Pool.
Waitara Pool is one of three district pools open for the summer. 

We have three seasonal pools that are open from mid-November until the end of March each year. 

The Inglewood, Okato, and Waitara pools are now closed until mid-November 2018.

Inglewood: corner of Elliot and Rata streets.
Okato: Upper Kaihihi Road.
Waitara: Leslie Street. 

Opening hours

Mid-November until late March

Monday to Friday: Lane swimming 6.00am-9.00am, schools 10.00am-noon and 1.00pm-3.00pm. Public swimming noon-1.00pm and 3.15pm-6.00pm.

Weekends and public holidays: 12.30pm-6.00pm. Closed Christmas Day. 

School holidays Monday to Friday: Lane swimming 6.00am-9.00am, public swimming 12.30pm-6.00pm.

Prices 2017/18

  Price 
Adult $3
SuperGoldcard holder $2
Child $2
Adult with child under 8 years $2
Spectators $1
Adult concession card (11 entries) $30
SuperGold card holder concession card (11 entries)  $20
Child concession card (11 entries) $20
Adult's season pass $115
Children's season pass $60
School group 10+ booking- child structured No charge
School group 10+ booking- child fun swim $1.40
Pool staff hire (normal operating hours) - per hour $25
Pool staff hire (after operating hours) - per hour $40

 

More information about our pools

Inglewood           
Main Pool  
Type  Outdoor six lane pool 
Dimensions 27m x 13m x 1.05m (Average)  
Learners/ Toddlers Pool  
 Type   Leisure and play pool 
 Dimensions 9m x 4m x 0.725m (Average)  

 

 Waitara           
Main Pool  
Type  Outdoor six lane pool 
Dimensions 33.5m x 15m x 1.15m (Average)  
Learners Pool  
 Type   Leisure and play pool 
 Dimensions 10m x 9m x 0.9m  
Toddlers Pool  
 Type  Leisure and play pool
 Dimensions 9m x 4m x 0.2m  
 Dive Pool   
 Type  Leisure and play pool  
 Dimensions 10m x 11m x 4m 

 

 

Okato           
Main Pool  
Type  Outdoor six lane pool 
Dimensions 25m x 9.23m x1.2m
Learners Pool  
 Type  Leisure and play pool 
 Dimensions 4.10m x 9.23m x 500mm 
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