Swimming Pools

​​​Council owns and operates pools in Balclutha and Milton. The Milton pool is open for the summer season only.  We also make grants available to various school and community based pools throughout the district located in Beaumont, Clinton, Clutha Valley, Heriot, Owaka, Stirling, Tahakopa, Taieri Beach, Waipahi, Waitahuna, Waitapeka, Waiwera South and West Otago.

Check out the booking form if you want to book the Milton or Balclutha pools.

Balclutha Centennial Swimming Pool

Centennial Avenue, Balclutha
Phone: 03 418 1049

The Balclutha Pool was upgraded to include a roof replacement, a better and safer area for toddlers, upgraded changing rooms, renewal of the heating and ventilation, new therapeutic pool, and bulkhead to shorten the length of the main pool to 25m and create a new learners pool.

The pool is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, 2 January, Easter Friday and Sunday, and opens at 1pm on ANZAC Day.

Swimming Lessons Brochure

Pool Opening Hours:

NB: Balclutha Swimming Pool Annual Close Down

The Balclutha Centennial Swimming Pool will be closed from Monday, 23 July 2018 for its annual maintenance and cleaning to be carried out.

The work will include maintenance of the plant, heating improvements to leisure pools, new heaters installed in the family changing room, draining of the pools to carrry out tiling repairs as well as "spring cleaning" of the complex.

The pool should re-open for business on Monday, 27 August  2018.

The work allows the pool to operate with fewer disruptions during the year and keeps it looking attractive and clean for our customers, so thank you for your patience during this period.​

​Monday to Friday6.00am to 8.00pm
​Saturday​1.00pm to 4.30pm
​Sunday​10.30am to 12.00pm and 1.00pm to 4.30pm
​Public Holidays​10.30am to 4.30pm

Pool Administration Charges:

​Casual Swim​10 Swim​25 Swim​50 Swim
​Adult​$4.00​$32.00​$70.00​$120.00
​Senior​$3.50​$28.00​$61.50​$105.00
​Child​$3.00​$24.00​$52.50​$90.00
​Family​$14.00 (2 Adults & 3 Children or 1 Adult and 4 Children)

Milton Swimming Pool

Park Road, Milton
Phone: 03 417 7010

Milton Pool consists of an indoor 33m pool, 6m learners pool and a toddlers pool. It is also heated.

The pool is now closed for the seaon, and reopening in Summer 2018.

Kaitangata Swimming Pool

Victoria Park
St Albans Street, Kaitangata
Phone: 03 413 9501

The Kaitangata Pool is now being operated as a trial by the Kaitangata Community using a key system. If you want to contact the group running the pool, please contact Council in the first instance.

Page reviewed: 05 Jul 2018 2:14pm