Opening Hours

Please note bookings occur during open hours. Check What's On for details.

  • Monday:6am - 9pm
  • Tuesday:6am - 9pm
  • Wednesday:6am - 9pm
  • Thursday:6am - 9pm
  • Friday:6am - 9pm
  • Saturday:8am - 6pm
  • Sunday:8am - 6pm

Opening Hours

Covid-19 information:


Due to the current Covid-19 situation, the Makino Aquatic Centre will be closed from 6.00pm on Saturday 21st March 2020 until further notice.

Please keep an eye on our website and Facebook page for further updates.

If you are a Learn to Swim customer, we will be in touch in regards to what this means for you.

Thank you for your understanding. Our priority is ensuring the health and safety of our customers and community at this time.

Be kind – check on your neighbours and help out those in need.

For all information and updates, please visit the Ministry of Health website.


The Makino Aquatic Centre (Makino) is an indoor and outdoor heated aquatic site. 

We provide safe, all year swimming for the community.


Indoor Pools
 Monday - Friday  6am - 9pm
 Saturday - Sunday  8am - 6pm
 Public Holidays  
 Closed  Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Good Friday
 Otherwise Open  10am - 6pm    
 ANZAC Day      1pm - 6pm

The Makino’s Indoor Complex supports three fully heated swimming pools: A 25 metre 6 lane pool, at a warm 28 degrees, a play pool with ‘beach’ area, at a lovely 33 degrees and a dedicated Learn to Swim  pool at 33 degrees.

Outdoor Pools

A 50 metre 7 lane pool, a learner pool, and a diving pool, all heated to approximately 27 degrees, plus a fresh water toddler pool. Our outdoor complex is now OPEN for summer.

For more information about our opening times or pool space contact our friendly customer services team.
Phone: (06) 323 5312