Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre

Managed by YMCA Auckland

We are now at alert level one - there are no restrictions on group sizes or distancing. Please click here for information about a safe visit to our centres.

Fitness special: Two weeks free + no joining fee

Grab this deal until it lasts! Sign up in-centre or online and get your first two weeks membership absolutely FREE plus no joining fee (save $29).

  • Unlimited group fitness classes included
  • Personalised fitness programme

Plus, join before 1 March and go in the draw to win a family winter escape. Terms and Conditions Apply

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Out of school care: Win a family winter escape

Book for a whole term and go in the draw to win a family winter escape. Terms and Conditions Apply

  • Programme designed around three enriching themes – Active, Create, & Life skills to grow confidence and bring the best outcome for your child
  • Book easily and securely online
  • Choose the days and hours that work for your family’s busy schedule

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Children’s recreation: Win a family winter escape

Book for a whole term and go in the draw to win a family winter escape. Terms and Conditions Apply

  • From sports to gymnastics to dancing – our range lets your child find the activity they love
  • Fun-based learning providing fundamental movement skills for life
  • Teaching style encourages active participation and steady progress at each child’s own pace

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Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre

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Our Onehunga recreation centre has everything you could need

Sport and recreation should be fun, so at Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre managed by YMCA, that’s exactly what we strive to provide.

Whether you are looking to get fit and healthy, dabble in a bit of sport, or do something the entire family can enjoy, we’ve got everything you need at our Onehunga YMCA.

If you fancy a bit of basketball, or feel like a relaxing yoga session, come in and give them a go – they are just a tiny portion of all the activities we have on offer!

We have excellent facilities at Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre managed by YMCA, and friendly staff who are always willing to help out.

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5 Pearce Street

Onehunga, 1061


0800 548 034

This centre is proudly owned by Auckland Council

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Operating Hours

Mon - Fri
6.00am - 8.30pm
8.00am - 4.00pm
9.00am - 4.00pm

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Virtual Tour

To really experience everything Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre has to offer you'll have to come in and see us but until then this video will give you an idea of what you will find in our centre.

Sir William Jordan Recreation Centre Facilities

Personal Training

Get a programme fully tailored to your unique needs with targeted measurements and a dedicated trainer to motivate and push you towards your goals.

Sports Leagues

Pop into our centre at night and you’ll see that our centre is abuzz with people taking part in our (we think best in Auckland) sports leagues.

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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Gold Fit

Tackle the senior years with a lifestyle programme tailored to over 60’s focussing on functional movement, social engagement, outdoor challenges and community.

Group Exercise Classes

With over 50 classes you can get the blood pumping with Zumba or Boxing, enjoy the zen of Pilates or Yoga or take a ride with Spin and much more.

Apply For Fee Assistance

For kids, youth and families to access YMCA programmes and services they otherwise could not afford.

Tui Jordan Rec

"What I gets out of the centre is unbelievably good and I like the strong community feel about the place. "

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