Ellerslie Leisure Centre

Managed by YMCA Auckland


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Ellerslie Recreation Centre



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Welcome to our wonderful Ellerslie Recreation Centre managed by YMCA, where we have something for the entire family.

From our fitness centre, to our school holiday programmes, we are your one-stop shop whether you’re looking to play sports, get fit, make sure the kids are taken care of, or get active as a family.

At the YMCA at the Ellerslie Recreation Centre , we’ve spiced up our group fitness classes, with different sessions for all preferences and abilities. Plus, we’re home to gymnastics, birthday parties, and exciting activities for kids after school.

Our aim is to get people of all ages active, educated, and living a healthy lifestyle so we can build strong kids, strong families and strong communities together.


46 Michaels Avenue, Ellerslie

09 579 4716


This Centre Is Proudly Owned By Auckland Council

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Operating Hours

Monday - Thursday
5.30am - 9.00pm
5.30am - 8.00pm
Saturday & Sunday
8.00am - 4.00pm
Easter Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day & January 2nd
12.00pm - 6.00pm
All Other Public Holidays
8.00am - 4.00pm
Queen's Birthday

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  • Excludes pool access

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Ellerslie Recreation Centre Facilities

Personal Training

Achieve greater results faster with a fully tailored programme coupled with the expertise, motivation and support of a dedicated personal trainer.

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Holiday Programmes

Send your kids on a new adventure every day! From arts & crafts to games, cool activities, day trips and more YMCA has your kids covered next school holidays.

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Before & After School Care

Our after school care programmes offer a variety of activities including art, crafts, cooking, sports, games and free play. We know kids always come home from school hungry, so we’ll also provide a healthy afternoon tea.

Kids Programmes

Specially designed for children aged one to 16 years, YMCA kids’ programmes allow your little (and not so little!) ones to focus on an area they are interested in. We offer programmes in gymnastics, dance, trampolining, badminton or basketball, so your kids are sure to find something to excite them.

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Birthday Parties

Are you looking for birthday venues in Auckland? With all the facilities you need in one place, Ellerslie Recreation Centre managed by YMCA is ideal as a kids party venue in Auckland.

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Venue Hire

At Ellerslie we offer a variety of sports that you can either play casually with a group of friends or hire the facilities for that big work function.

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