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Cannon's Creek Pool

The Home of Dash Swim School

The Cannon's Creek Pool is widely used by the local Porirua schools during the day.

The Dash Swim School runs its learn to swim programme at lunchtimes and evenings during the week and on Saturday mornings,.

Public swimming is also available at selected times during the day. See our Operating Hours and Admission Prices for more information.

The facility consists of:

  • 6 lane x 25 metre lane pool (depth one metre)
  • Clean comfortable changing rooms
  • Grandstand audience viewing area and seating
  • Outdoor BBQ, play and seating area

Cannons Creek Pool term time operational hours for public swimming are listed below.

Monday

12 noon - 1.00 pm

Tuesday

5.30am - 8.00am

12 noon - 1 pm 

7.00pm - 9.00pm

Wednesday

5.30am - 9.00am

12 noon - 1 pm

8.00pm-9.00pm

Thursday

5.30 am - 8.00 am

12 noon - 1 pm

7.00pm-9.00pm

Friday

12 noon - 1 pm

Saturday

Closed to Public if a private hire

Otherwise open from 1.30 pm - 4 pm

Sunday

11.00am - 1.00pm

extended to 4 pm if no private hire

 

During the October school holidays public swimming will be available: 

Mondays 12-6pm, Tuesday to Thursday 12-9pm and Fridays 12-1pm & 2-4pm. Subject to private bookings 

 

Christmas 2017/2018 Operating Hours

24th December Sunday  10-4pm
25th December Monday CLOSED
26th December Tuesday CLOSED
27th December Wednesday 10-4pm
28th December Thursday 10-4pm
29th December Friday 10-4pm
30th December Saturday 10-4pm
31st December Sunday 10-4pm
1st January Monday CLOSED
2nd January Tuesday CLOSED
3rd January Wednesday Normal Hours

 

Child

$1.00

Adult

$3.40

Senior Citizens

$1.70

Beneficiaries

$2.20

Sundays 

Free Entry

 

10 Swim Concessions

Adult

$31.00

Child

$9.00

Beneficiaries

$18.00

 

20 Swim Concessions

Adult

$60.00

Child

$18.00

Beneficiaries

$33.00

Are you looking for inspiration for your child’s next birthday party? 

 

Maybe the whole family want to celebrate a special event.

Then book a Pool Party Package at Cannons Creek Pool from 1.30 pm on a Saturday or Sunday.

 

We have designed these packages to suit all ages and water ability as well as putting a different spin on traditional birthday parties.  We’ll make sure you have a fun time.

We have 3 Pool Party Packages:

Party

Included in Package

Price

Jumping Jellyfish

2 hours pool hire

$204

Snapping Shark

2 hours pool hire, inc 1 hour of bumper boats or 1hr hire of large inflatable  

$350

Manta Ray Madness

3 hours of pool hire, inc 1.5 hours of bumper boats or 1.5hr of large inflatable 

$500

Additional BBQ hire

 

$30

 

Cannons Creek Pool can be hired out on a Saturday and a Sunday from 1.30pm for a minimum 2 hours.

 

We have a variety of different booking options including our Surf Crocodile 10.8m long inflatable which is suitable for children aged 4-12years old.  

Also available is our Bumper Boats.  These are small boats (Max weight 75KG) that are completely pool safe and run from their own motor. 

We were one of the first pools in the country to use these and they lots of fun to use.

For more information on our bookings please call (04) 237 3824 or email aquaticsbooking@pcc.govt.nz.

 

Contact us for more information and price structures:

Booking requests will be confirmed by letter or email.

Various payment options will be provided.

Dash Swim School is located at:

Cannons Creek Pool
170 Bedford Street
Cannons Creek
Porirua

 

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Driving Instructions

If you are approaching Porirua from the north or south on State Highway 1, take the Mungavin Avenue exit, and follow Mungavin Avenue until you reach the Cannons Creek shops. Turn right into Bedford Street. Follow the road for 200 metres until you see the pool complex. You can park on Bedford Street or in the pool carpark.

If you are approaching Cannons Creek from Whitby, turn left into Mungavin Avenue at the Cannons Creek shopping centre and then turn left into Bedford Street. Follow the road for 200 metres until you see the pool complex. You can park on Bedford Street or in the pool carpark.

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