Pool hours & prices

For a splashing good time, head to Porirua’s Arena Aquatic Centre – the wave pool, hydroslide, spa & sauna is all included with your entry!

For a splashing good time, head to Porirua’s Arena Aquatic Centre – the wave pool, hydroslide, spa & sauna is all included with your entry!

Haere mai, everyone's welcome at our fabulous pool complex at Te Rauparaha Arena. The Arena Aquatic Centre is an indoor heated facility with a lane pool, leisure pool, toddlers' pool, lazy river, wave pool, hydroslide, spa pools, sauna, steam room and a cafē.

    Visit us

    Te Rauparaha Arena Aquatics
    17 Parumoana Street
    Porirua

    Contact (04) 237 1521 or
    aquaticsbooking@poriruacity.govt.nz

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    Public swimming 

    Monday – Friday 5.30 am – 9.00 pm *
    Saturday – Sunday 8.00 am – 7.00 pm
    Public holidays 8.00 am – 7.00 pm
    ANZAC Day 12.00 pm – 7.00 pm
    Christmas Day & New Year's Day Closed

    * On Thursdays the Spas and Toddler Pool close at 8pm for cleaning.

    Entry fees

    All children 0–15 years pay admission.

    Adult 16 years and over $5.80
    Adult off peak Weekdays 8am – 2pm and 7.30 pm – 9 pm
    (excludes public and school holidays)
    $4.50
    Child 10–15 years Caregivers, we encourage you to supervise your children $3.50
    Child 5–9 years With 1 adult actively supervising from the pool edge*
    (adults going in the pool pay adult admission)
    $3.50 with free supervisor
    Child 0–4 years With 1 adult swimming as supervisor, within arm's reach at all times $3.50 with free supervisor
    Senior citizen 65 years and over $3.00
    Family pass 2 adults and 3 children $18.60
    Spectator Non-swimming $1.00

    *Actively supervising means, watching your children at ALL times and being able to provide immediate assistance.

    Multi-swim concession cards

    10 trip 20 trip 50 trip
    Adult $54.00 $105.00 $240.00
    Child $31.50 $63.00 $140.00
    Senior $28.50 $57.00 $142.50
    Off-peak* $40.00 $80.00 $200.00