Start the holidays with a splash!

We have a fantastic line-up of activities at our pools during the school holidays. Greerton Aquatic and Leisure Centre and Otumoetai Pool have some aquatic inflatable filled fun for the whole family! Baywave will be running the Aqua Play Station, Hysdroslide and… THE WAVES ARE BACK!

Fast track your child’s swimming, ready for Term 4 and summer, with BaySwim. Spaces are still available in their School Holiday Lessons.

With a variety of different pools, your kids can enjoy the water all throughout the holidays! Keep scrolling for more information about the activities listed above. 

Looking for a full-day, drop and run holiday programme?

BayActive have you sorted so you can drop off your kids and run, while they have some sporty fun! And don’t forget to bring your family along to the Chelsea Dog Show. 

Looking for activities for the bigger kids? Bring them along to BayStation for some adrenaline pumping fun! 

Greerton Aquatic and Leisure Centre

Otumoetai Pool


Bring the kids down to Baywave for some aquatic fun these school holidays!  

Wave Pool: 11am – 5pm (runs every 30 minutes for approx. 10 minutes)

Aqua Play Station: 9am – 6pm

Hydroslide: 10.15am – 4.45pm

Wave Pool and Aqua Play Station are free with entry. Hydroslide pass an additional $5.50pp.

BaySwim Holiday Lessons

These School Holidays BaySwim are offering Fast Track classes at Baywave.  These are 15 minutes long, one to one classes, focusing on the specific areas your BaySwimmer needs to work on in order to progress.  They run from 8.40am each morning and cost $16 each.  These Fast Track lessons are suitable for children in Paua level or higher.

All BaySwim customers booked in for the School Holiday Lessons or Term 4 lessons get free access to the pools during the school holidays.

BayActive Holiday Programme

BayActive run sport focussed programmes during the school holidays, 9am to 3pm.

They focus on encouraging kids to take part, get active, have fun and learn some cool sporty skills.

Popular clinics include football, basketball, gymnastics and more! There’s also special extras like a half day at BayStation or Funky Fun Days.

BayActive’s high quality programmes are WINZ approved and facilitated by top quality coaches. Drop your kids off and know they are in safe hands.

Chelsea Dog Show

Back by popular demand, the Chelsea Dog Show returns to Trustpower Arena these October School Holidays!

Come and see a thrilling show of tricks with Chelsea’s talented dogs.

$8 Children
$6 Adults
$25 Family pass

If you attend the 2pm show, stay & play afterwards on the tumble time equipment (only $4 extra per child).


Are you looking for activities to entertain your older kids these school holidays? Send them to BayStation for half a day of Drift Trikes and Laser Tag! Also great for holiday birthday parties!