Learn water safety, confidence and swimming skills
SwimWell offers year-round swimming lessons for children aged 5 months to 14 years — with a choice of four pools in Wellington.
If you are looking for adult classes, see: Swimming lessons for adults
Changes to payments
As part of providing better services to you, we’re introducing an easy-to-use direct debit payment system.
We offer a range of classes for children aged 5 months to 14 years. Find out about our different levels and how our classes work.
We also have week-long intensive swimming clinics during the school holidays.
Tawa Pool is currently offering NZSL lessons to children who are Deaf or have hearing loss. Find out more
We offer classes at four indoor heated pools — see our full services in Johnsonville, Karori, Kilbirnie and Tawa.
Your child can now swim unlimited at all of our pools for FREE while enrolled with SwimWell.
Some pools also have toddlers' pools, spas, and saunas.
Our prices per lesson start at just $10.80. Lessons run during school term-time, and terms range from 8 weeks to 11 weeks long.
At SwimWell, we teach your child the skills they need to enjoy and stay safe in the water. They will also learn independence, perseverance, and pride in their achievements.