West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre

West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre

Welcome to West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre

Your community base for everything active, West Wave has been an integral part of West Auckland ever since its opening some 25 years ago. With a huge pool complex, multiple fitness and recreation options and some of the friendliest staff you’ll ever meet, West Wave has something for everyone! Have you discovered us yet?

Accessibility: We welcome everyone regardless of ability. West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre is an accessible centre, with disabled access to the hydro pool via ramp access and the main pool and adult spa pool via hoist. Water wheelchairs are available. There is also disabled access to the fitness centre, swim school and recreation hall. Please note that there is currently no disabled access to the lazy river, sauna or steam room.

Address: 20 Alderman Drive, Henderson
Phone: 09 835 0767
Email: westwave@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

Pool hours

Monday – Friday: 5.30am-9.30pm
Weekends: 6am-9.30pm

(Customers will be informed 15 mins prior to exit the aquatics area and that all customers must vacate the building by 9.30pm)

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Daily Pool Schedule

Fitness centre hours

Monday – Friday: 5.30am-9.30pm
Weekends: 7am-7pm


Get more with West Wave. We know that getting and staying fit may not be the easiest thing you've ever done, but we also know it'll definitely be one of the most rewarding! Signing up with us is just the first step; join now and see how much more you can be!

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Extensive is how we describe our pool complex, and after a visit to West Wave you'll realise what a fitting word that is. There's something for everyone here, no matter whether you want to train, swim for leisure or just keep the kids entertained!

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Learn to Swim

Whether it's for you, your kids or your parents, learning to swim is vital - especially for Aucklanders! Living in a city with so many kilometres of varied coastline becomes even more amazing when you've got the water safety know-how and confidence to make the most of it.

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Join in and get involved with West Wave! We've got a recreation programme to suit you - from social sports to gymnastics and from preschoolers to seniors, we've got you covered. Our leisure centre is also home to school holiday programmes and out of school care (OSCAR).

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Live Status Updates

November 19, 2018

West Wave Xmas Hours

Monday 24/12/18 5.30am - 2pm Tuesday 25/12/18 Closed Wednesday 26/12/18 10am - 6pm Thursday 27/12/18 - 31/12/18 8am - 7pm Tuesday 1/1/19 - 2/1/19 10am - 6pm Thursday 3/1/19 - 6/1/19 8am - 7pm Monday 7/1/19 Normal hours resume

October 29, 2018

Hydroslide and Lazy River

Our Hydroslide and Lazy River currently require repairs and will be out of operation until further notice.