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Learning how to swim and survive is a key life skill in which you should invest in for yourself and your family.

Changing Lives

Northern Arena is an award winning, private fitness facility right in the heart of the Hibiscus Coast, Silverdale, Auckland.

Learning to swim at Northern Arena’s award winning learn to swim school couldn’t be easier, with swimming lessons from 2 month old babies to adult improver classes.

All swimming lessons at Northern Arena are taught by highly trained and accomplished swimming instructors in purpose built swimming pools and are specifically designed to enhance your child’s enjoyment, confidence, development and safety in, and around, water.


Classes are kept small in size to enable more swimming time and individual tuition and the progressive swimming model allows your child to move to the next level as soon as they have attained the required criteria.

Your child deserves the best.


Swim Levels

Babies aged 2-6 months

Max 9 students per class
$0 per 30 minute lesson

Babies aged 6-36 months
​Max 9 students per class
$16 per 30 minute lesson 

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Children aged 3-5 years

Max 7 students per class
$19 per 30 minute lesson

Children aged 5+ years

Max 7 students per class
$19 per 30/45/60 minute lesson

School aged
3 x 60 minute lessons per week
$160 per month

Adults aged 18 years+
Max per class 7

$19 per 45 minute lesson

School Aged

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All ages

$55 per 30 minute lesson

$99 per 60 minute lesson

Children aged 5+ years
1 lesson per day for 5 days Monday-Friday
$19 per 30/45/60 minute lesson

Squad training for competitive swimmers

The Swimming Pools

Designed and built by swimmer’s

Northern Arena, Auckland, has four cutting edge swimming pools purpose built for learning to swim.  All four of our swimming pools


Swim Instructors

Meet The Team

Dean Kent teaching children backstroke

School Swimming

Schools Programme

We hold a pivital role of ensuring the safety and providing key life skills to children in the community. Northern Arena’s award winning learn to swim school focuses on changing and saving lives in and around water with learn to swim, water safety programmes and school sports tailored to suit your schools needs.


My Swim School

Watch this video to find out all you need to know and what to bring to enjoy the experience of your first swimming lesson hassle free.

Going to miss a lesson? Complete this quick form so we can mark your child as absent.

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Northern Arena offers 1 makeup session per participant per swim school quarter for unforeseeable reasons.

Please advise us of any changes of your contact details including phone numbers or postal and email addresses.

See here for information to help understand your payment and payment structure.

Put your swimming lessons on hold and keep your space.

If you wish to cancel either you, or your child/children’s swimming lessons, complete this form.

Swim school terms and conditions, including your rights and obligations, of you and as parent or guardian with Northern Arena.


Lifestlye Blog

Keep up to date and read all the latest swim school news, tips, tricks and more to help you live the ultimate holistic lifestyle


Get the most out of your time in the water with Speedo’s wide range of swimwear & accessories. Discover the latest and greatest Speedo collections for men, women and kids designed for leisurely swims in the pool or at the beach to water workouts. 

Mother and daughter having fun in the pool

Members Family Swim

Northern Arena Members Family Swim is a time for Northern Arena gym members and their families, and children of the Northern Arena Swim School, to enjoy the pools at Northern Arena for recreational use or as we like to call it, show off Saturday and Sunday.


Swim Systems

World class systems for you to
run your learn to swim business

Our comprehensive and proven programmes, processes and support network have enabled huge growth and success of our licensed facilities through delivery of this world class learn to swim programme.

Swim instructor teaching kids how to swim with kick boards

Get In Touch

Pop in, drop us an email, give us a call or simply complete a web form, and we will get back to you as soon as we can. We can't wait to hear from you and answer any questions.





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Mon - Fri: 5am - 9pm
Saturday: 6am - 6pm
Sunday: 8am - 6pm
Public Hols: 7am - 6pm