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

Download our October & November Pool Events Poster

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

October 16, 2017

Labour Day Hours

Labour Day opening hours 23/10/17 are, 8am -8pm for pool access and 8am - 6pm for Fitness centre access. Please note that there are no Group Fitness classes running on Labour Day 23/10/17

August 11, 2017

Fees and Charges

Please be aware that some charges will be adjusted as part of Auckland Councils annual review of fees and charges. Some fees and charges will increase from 1 September 2017. Casual adult swim entry will move from $7.50 to $7.80, casual community entry will move from $5.50 to $5.60. Adult 10 visit pass will move from $61.50 to $63.00, community card 10 visit pass will move from $41.00 to $43.00. Hydroslide will move from $4.00 to $4.20.