Makino Aquatic Centre

All year round

A beloved and inclusive facility

Makino Aquatic Centre are passionate about being an accessible and inclusive facility and providing a safe and enjoyable experience for all. A heated indoor 25m and learners pools that operates year round. Swim school, aqua fitness and water walking which is a low impact class designed for injury recovery, improvement of balance and mobility. A great start to get back into fitness. Inflatable weekends are too much fun! All year round. Check online for availability as they may be booked for events.



For more info visit:

Makino Aquatic Centre


10 Council Place


06 323 5312



Swimming lessons for those with sensory, cognitive and physical impairments. They have trained and dedicated staff that have gained a certificate ‘Access & Inclusion’ (TAI) through AustSwim Aotearoa. Both the instructors and lifeguards have also received rigorous training in handling adaptive equipment and different mobility needs. Pool hoists which can take up to a max 135kg weight. They have two slings SMALL and LARGE – You are also welcome to bring your own providing it is hygienically clean and waterproof. 3 disabled changing facilities one which is standard and 2 which provide a ceiling track hoist that can access the toilet, shower area and the height adjustable change table with safety bar.

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