Our Program

The Manuka Pool has been offering Learn to Swim programs since opening in 1931. We currently run a number of programs throughout the season, including our popular holiday programs in January. Lessons and stroke correction for adults is also offered. All of our programs guided by the Royal Life Saving Swim and Survive program, targeting all levels of swimming, from basic water familiarisation through to advanced stroke correction.

Our historic swimming environment caters for all levels of swimming. Providing a safe and fun environment for anyone to learn and improve their swimming knowledge.


The health and safety of our staff and patrons is our priority. During the COVID pandemic we will be offering private lessons as follows:
  • 20 minute lesson $25.00 per lesson per child
  • Caters for all Levels and Abilities
  • Payment required in full prior to the first lesson

Program 1:

Saturday 7 November to

Sunday 20 December 2020

  • 7 week program ( Saturday OR Sunday)
  • One lesson each week for 7 weeks
  • Lessons offered between 9.00am to 12.00pm

Program 2:

Saturday 6 February to

Sunday 14 March 2021

  • 6 week program ( Saturday OR Sunday)
  • One lesson each week for 6 weeks
  • Lessons offered between 9am 12pm

School Holiday Intensive Programs

Week 1 Monday 4th – Friday 8th January

Week 2 Monday 11th – Friday 15th January

Week 3 Monday 18th – Friday 22nd January

  • One lesson each day for 5 days
  • Lesson offered between 9am to 12pm