The Mercury Bay Community Public Pool is open to the public for summer hours to enjoy a swimming. This is a fun and affordable activitiy for all of the family. A public swimming pool right in the heart of Whitianga!
The swimming pool is based in the grounds of Mercury Bay Area School in Whitianga. It is available for the public to enjoy for extended summer periods of the year. The pool is heated and has lifeguards on duty.
Pool Admission Prices
• Adult $4
• Student/Child/ Senior Citizen $3
• Pre-schooler $2
• Family (2 adults, 2 children) $10
Please note supervision pool rules:
• Children under 10yrs old must be accompanied by a caregiver 18yrs or older with children under 8yrs actively supervised
• Children under 6yrs must be within arms reach of their caregiver
• Children 10 & 11yrs must be accompanied by a caregiver 14yrs or older
• Children 12 & 13yrs old may swim without a caregiver providing they are a proficient swimmer (at the lifeguards discretion)
Activities at the Mercury Bay Community Pool in Whitianga:
• Enjoy open public time at the pool
• Aqua fitness sessions
• Preschool swimming lessons
• Mercury Bay Swimming Club
• Meet the pool lifeguards on duty
• Become a supporter of the Mercury Bay Community Swimming Pool Trust
The Pool Trust
The Mercury Bay Community Pool is responsible for managing and maintaining the pool. The Trust is supported by a committed group of community members, business sponsors, funding organisations, clubs and the school community. Contact the Mercury Bay Community Pool Trust if you would like to get involved and you can provide your time or expertise.