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

Makino Aquatic Centre at Alert Level 2

Please note there are some things you need to know to make sure that your visit to the Makino Aquatic Centre is safe for both you and our staff at Level 2. At Level 2 all access to the Makino is for structured swimming / programmes only. There will be no recreational swimming until further notice at Level 2.

What's on at the Makino during Level 2?

Swim School - unless contacted directly, all lessons will go ahead as scheduled. 

Aqua fitness is still on. For aqua fitness class times see our current timetable. If you are booked into Aqua Spin, your course will continue at your usual time during Level 2.    

Water Play will go ahead with restrictions. For more details feel free to phone reception. 

Lane swimming / walking will only be available at the following times: 6am-8.45am; 11am-3pm; 7pm-9pm (Wednesday only). 

There will be no recreational swimming until further notice.


Our priority is keeping you and our staff safe. In order to do so, we ask that you follow the guidelines below:

  • Stay home if you are sick.
  • Wash and sanitise your hands often. You must use the hand sanitiser we have available when signing in for your visit. 
  • You will need to sign in and sign out each time you visit. Please bring your membership card when you visit as this will speed up your sign in time. 
  • Observe social distancing rules at all times during your visit. 
  • Use contactless methods of payment where possible. Please note we now have PayWave available. 
  • Follow instructions from MAC staff at all times.



Important Notices - Term 3 2020

We always try to have a minimum of 1 lane available for lane swimming.

To avoid disappointment during our peak times please see the information provided below or call ahead of your visit.

On Tuesday evenings the Indoor Complex will be closed from 8.00pm for Canoe Polo. Spectators are welcome.

On Thursday evenings the Indoor Complex will be closed from 7.30pm for Canoe Polo. Spectators are welcome.

On Friday evenings the Indoor Complex will be closed from 5.45pm for Canoe Polo. Casual players and spectators are welcome.


Makino Aquatic Centre

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  6am - 9pm
 Tuesday  6am - 9pm
 Wednesday  6am - 9pm
 Thursday, Friday  6am - 9pm
 Saturday, Sunday  8am - 6pm
 Public Holidays  10am - 4pm
 Closed  Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Good Friday

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 closed.

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