YMCA Auckland Swim Schools have partnered with Plunket Auckland to offer half-price infant swimming lessons to Plunket clients with children aged 3 months to 5 years.
The swimming lessons are available Mondays to Fridays between 9am and 3pm at four YMCA managed aquatic centres: Onehunga War Memorial Pool, Lagoon Pool and Leisure Centre (Panmure), Glen Innes Pool and Leisure Centre and Cameron Pool and Leisure Centre (Mt Roskill).
YMCA Swim School manager Karla McCaughan says learning water safety at a young age provides vital skills for children. “Parents are also encouraged to be part of the lessons and learn about what they can do to keep children safe around water.”
Parents can sign-up to the half-price swim lessons by enquiring online or calling 0800 336 886.
Terms and conditions: Baby and Preschool clients only (ages 3 months to 5 years), off peak times (Monday-Friday 9am-3pm), where space available, full YMCA Swim School conditions apply.
Available at the following times:
Cameron Pools - Mt Roskill: Wednesday, 12.30pm
Onehunga War Memorial Pools: Monday, 10.20am
Glen Innes Pools: Friday, 1.00pm
Lagoon Pools - Panmure: Monday, 9am
Contact 0800 336 886 to book, or enquire below.
*Only available during term time
Drop us an enquiry. We can catch up over the phone to help find out if our programmes are suitable for your family.
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As at 19 December 2016 96 Kiwis have drowned including 3 under 5's.
In September 2015 Water Safety NZ launched a 2020 strategy to bring the pre-school drowning rate in New Zealand to 0.
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