Facilities

In the Hastings District there are four council-run indoor and outdoor pools for you to play, exercise, train and learn to swim.

Clive War Memorial Pool

Clive War Memorial Pool

Open year round, the Clive War Memorial Pool is a 25 metre, indoor heated pool surrounded by Farndon Park and on the edge of the Clive River.

Clive Pool features superb Learn to Swim classes and dedicated lanes for water play and lap swimming. If you prefer to work out with others, our AquaFit classes cater for all fitness levels.

A base for the Waimarama Surf Club and Hawke’s Bay Canoe Polo, Clive Pool is also used for school learn to swim and water safety classes.

There’s always fun to be had at Clive Pool with giant inflatables often entertaining the kids during the weekend in Winter and school holidays.

Village Pool

Village Pool

Open in the summer, the Village Pool is a five-pool outdoor complex in the heart of Havelock North on Havelock Domain and playground.

Heated to 24 degrees, the pools comprise of a 33 metre pool with two dedicated lanes for lap swimming, a toddler pool, learner pool, two-metre deep pool and babies splash pool in a securely fenced-off area.

Shaded spots and a grassed area for games make the Village Pool the perfect place to picnic after stocking up on goodies from our snack shop. We also provide a BBQ to hire.

A base for the Waimarama Surf Club and the Havelock North Swim Club, the Village Pool is also regularly used for school swimming sports.

Frimley Pool

Frimley Pool

Open in the summer, Frimley Pool is a three-pool complex surrounded by the beautiful Frimley Park and rose gardens.

Perfect for school sports events in the summer, the pool features a 50 metre pool with adjacent grandstand as well as a learner and toddler pool.

Bring the chilly bin and make a family day of it with our covered BBQ and seating area plus plenty of grass for basking in the sun.

Swim Heretaunga Pool

Swim Heretaunga - Waterworld Pool

Open year round, Swim Heretaunga Pool is a two-pool, heated indoor complex, located adjacent to the Flaxmere Community Centre in the heart of the Flaxmere Village.

Home to the district’s competitive training squad the Sundevils, Swim Heretaunga Pool offers an excellent Learn to Swim programme

The complex features a 25-metre training pool and 15 metre learn to swim pool.

There’s always fun to be had at Swim Heretaunga Pool with giant inflatables for the kids to play on during school holidays.

Swim Heretaunga is the base for Hawke’s Bay Canoe Polo.