University of Waikato Pool

The University of Waikato Pools include a 50 metre main pool and circular dive pool. The pools are utilised by local schools and for community and sports events. To see who may be using the pool on a given day or for pool bookings please refer to the calendar below.

Opening hours

1 December - 31 March
12noon - 6pm
Seven days a week
Closed Christmas Day (25 December), Sunday 26 December, 27 December and New Years Day (1 January), 2 January, 3 January

Location

University of Waikato, Gate 4, Hillcrest Road, Hamilton.

Prices

Casual Entry

  • Student (UOW with ID) $2.80
  • Child $2.80
  • Senior Citizen (over 60) $2.80
  • Staff/ Alumni (UOW with ID) $3.80
  • Rec Centre Member (with ID) $3.80
  • Adult (over 16) $4.80
  • Two adults/ Two children $13.00
  • Spectators $1.00
  • Babies under 2 (with swimming nappy*) FREE

* Swimming nappy $2.00

Pre - Pay Concession

  • Child (10 swim) $22.00
  • Staff/ Alumni/ Rec Centre (10 swim) $32.00
  • Adult (10 swim) $42.00

Pool Hire

  • 50m pool $50/hr + $1.50 per person
  • Dive pool $50/hr + $1.50 per person
  • 1 Lane 50m $10/hr + $1.50 per person
  • Lifeguard $30/hr

Contact

During the season call the University of Waikato Pool on 07 838 4335. At other times contact uowpool@waikato.ac.nz.

Pool Bookings

  1. Check booking availability on the below calendar
  2. Check prices above
  3. Fill out the University of Waikato Pool Hire Agreement
  4. Email to uowpool@waikato.ac.nz 
  5. An email response will be returned within 7 days.  If you have not received a response, or if your booking is urgent contact the Team Leader on 07 838 4335 or (out of season) the Leisure Development Manager on 0274 787 331.

Pool Description

The 50m main pool is 15.29m wide (can contain 6 lanes), its depth is 0.9 metres in the shallow end to 1.4 metres in the deep end. Generally 3 lane ropes are placed in the main pool during public hours.

The circular dive pool is 4.3 metres deep with a diameter of 11.28m.

Links Referenced
uowpool@waikato.ac.nz
mailto:uowpool@uleisure.co.nz
University of Waikato Pool Hire Agreement
http://uleisure.co.nz/index.cfm/8,302,513,2/uow-pool-hire-agreement-2013-2014.doc
uowpool@waikato.ac.nz
mailto:uowpool@uleisure.co.nz
Location

http://uleisure.co.nz/index.cfm/1,302,0,42,html

Campus pool 1

 

Campus pool 3