Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre

Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre

Welcome to Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre

Please note: Birkenhead Osborne Pool has re-opened for public swimming. Swim lessons remain cancelled.

Challenge yourself to a new adventure at Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre! With Auckland’s premier rock climbing wall, which has 26 lines designed to cater to all abilities, a fully-equipped fitness centre, a 33m outdoor heated pool, and a range of outdoor adventure activities that include archery, bush survival, kayaking and a challenge ropes course, we’re your new favourite place.

Address: 46 Mahara Avenue, Birkenhead
Phone: 09 484 7290

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Summer Hours
  Rock Wall Gym
Monday 11am-9pm 6am-9pm
Tuesday 11am-10pm 6am-10pm
Wednesday 11am-9pm 6am-9pm
Thursday 11am-10pm 6am-10pm
Friday 11am-9pm 6am-9pm
Saturday & Sunday 11am-6pm 9am-6pm
Rock Wall Gym
Monday 30 January 9am-5pm 9am-5pm


Summer Hours
Weekdays 6am-8pm
Weekends 9am-8pm
Exceptions: Pool
Friday 6 January main pool: 6am-11.30am, 1pm-8pm
Monday 16 January – Friday 27 January small pool: 6am-4pm, 6pm-8pm
Monday 30 January 9am-8pm


Work on your fitness a different way! The ITT (Integrated Team Training) fitness centre at Birkenhead gives you access to advanced trainers, full functional training, sports conditioning and dedicated training zones - a diverse range of options designed to suit your fitness needs.

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Swim outdoors all year round in the Osborne pool, an outdoor heated pool that stays open right throughout winter and is fantastic for training, family fun or just splashing around - or take it inside to our learner's pool. The choice is yours!

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Rock climbing

Challenge yourself with our indoor rock climbing area and feel the thrill of mastering something new! With varied walls including a bouldering area, a 5m vertical top rope, an 8m vertical and overhang top rope and the 216sqm lead climbing wall with 6m overhang, you've got heaps of climbing options.

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Birkenhead Pool and Leisure Centre is your local choice for a whole heap of recreational activities. Join us for regular organised activities, get us to put together something tailored just for you or check out our school holiday programmes!

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