Wai Splash Community Aquatic Centre

Facilities and Management

Tararua Aquatic Community Trust are responsible for the management of the Wai Splash Community Pool.

Brent Stewart the Trust Chairperson, can be contacted by phone on 027 301 2075.

The aquatic facilities include two heated pools operating most days all year round:

  • 25m lane pool
  • 12m learners pool

Activities at the facility include:

  • Swim School
  • Aqua Aerobics
  • Large blow up toys - these are often in use and supervised during school holidays
  • New paddle boats in 2017

Management is implementing the New Zealand Recreation Association “Pool Safe” system of operations at the facility.

Fees & Charges

View the full list of fees and charges

Please note: For swim club fees - Dannevirke Swim Club or other, please contact swim clubs directly.

Facility or lane bookings are available inside or outside standard opening hours, upon negotiation with the Aquatics Manager.

Opening Hours

Wai Splash's hours are seasonal and therefore will change depending. Head to their website to see the most up-to-date hours.


Head to www.waisplash.org for up to date information.

Swim School
Please contact Steph Buckeridge on 06 374 7772.

Aqua Aerobics & Aqua Fit - The Wet Way to a Fit Body
Monday, Wednesdays & Friday 9:15am - Tuesday & Thursday Night - 6pm
No need to book, just turn up. Less stress on joints than land aerobics, more resistance within the water! A great way to get active and stay active.

Tuesday Night Session is slightly more intense and is Aqua Fit.

General Information and Contact Details

Children under 8 must be actively supervised by a caregiver 16 or over. Actively supervised means watching your child at all times, and being able to provide immediate assistance. Children under 5 must be within arms reach at all times.

Wai Splash Community Pool
35 York Street, Dannevirke - Google Map
Phone: 06 374 7772
Website: www.waisplash.org