Canterbury College's Aquatic Centre Learn To Swim program features:

  • Experienced and fully qualified swim coaches providing professional training.
  • Dedicated marquee-enclosed and heated Learn To Swim pool.
  • Olympic-sized 50-metre 10-lane heated lap swimming pool.
  • Private one-on-one or group lessons in the mornings and afternoons 5-6 days per week.
  • Junior & Adult Learn To Swim classes from Aqua Babies upwards.
  • Large fully equipped changerooms with parent rooms, plus indoor and outdoor showers.
  • Our popular Splash & Smash Cafe serving hot and cold food and beverages.
  • Fun and laughter in a supervised family-friendly environment with plenty of onsite parking.
  • A holistic approach to swimming and water safety which ensures children are happy and confident in the water.
  • Open general public access scheduled around college students and classes.

Please contact us with ANY Learn To Swim enquiries year-round - not just during the school holidays!


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Learn To Swim Information & Timetables

These parent-involved classes are for babies across three levels, based on the age and water confidence of each infant.

Level 1: 3-6 months (30 mins)
Level 2: 6-18 months (30 mins)
Level 3: 18-36 months (30 mins)

These Learn To Swim classes are for pre-school age children, who are ready to explore the wonderful world of swimming, with the help of our highly qualified swimming instructors.

Level 1: Cuttlefish (30 mins)
Level 2: Crayfish (30 mins)
Level 3: Lobsters (30 mins)

These Learn To Swim classes are for school age children, and are designed to develop correct swimming techniques, with the help of our highly qualified swimming instructors.

Level 1: Swordfish (30 mins)
Level 2: Marlins (30 mins)
Level 3: Dolphins (30 mins)
Level 4: Sharks (45 mins) – Flippers Required

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Learn To Swim Prices: Aqua Babies – Sharks

Group Classes

Canterbury Family

Non-Canterbury Family

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Second Child



Third Or More Children Each



Discounts are offered for attending multiple lessons per week, with 20% OFF a second weekly lesson and 25% OFF any additional lessons in the same week.

These discounts DO NOT apply to private lessons. For information on private Learn To Swim lessons, please contact our Program Coordinator – T: 07 3299 0900 | E:

Learn To Swim Information & Timetables

Aqua Babies

Pre-School Age Learn To Swim

School Age Learn To Swim

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If you would like to purchase these items, please visit our Splash & Smash Cafe at our Aquatic Centre.

For more information about the Tiny Taipans Learn To Swim School

Please contact our Learn To Swim Coordinator.

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