Otara Pool and Leisure Centre


Swim inside, swim outside, join an aqua group fitness class, splash around or relax – it’s up to you. There are three indoor pools at Otara Pool and Leisure Centre – a 25m pool for lane swimming, a 15m learner’s pool and a dedicated toddler’s pool – and a 33m outdoor pool for summer fun.   Swimming at Otara is free for adults and children!

Swimming at Otara is FREE  (between 5:30am – 6:45pm)

After 6:45pm we have after hours swimming for 17+ customers. ($3.80)

Sundays – Spa and Sauna close at 6.00pm

You can also enjoy our spa pool, steam room and sauna (charge applies).


SwimGym is our resident swim school, providing swimming lessons for babies, children and adults at Otara Pool and Leisure Centre.

Pool temperatures

We aim to keep our pools at the following temperatures for your comfort, but they may vary from time to time.

25m indoor pool: 28°
Learner’s pool: 32°
Toddler’s pool: 32°
Spa pool: 39°

Pool hours

Indoor Pools

Monday – Fridays: 5.30am-6.45pm (after hours swimming till 8:45pm)
Weekends: 9am-6.45pm
Public holidays: 9am-6.45pm

Outdoor Pool

Opening on the 9th December 2017
Mid December – January: 11am-6.45pm
February – March: 3pm-6.45pm
April – November: Closed