Swimming Lessons

We opened our YMCA Swimming Lesson program in 1994, which means APARC has been teaching people how to swim for over 20 years! 

Swimming and water safety skills are just part of what your child will gain with YMCA Swimming Lessons. The YMCA Swimming Lesson program at Ashburton Pool and Recreation Centre will help your child develop healthy habits and safe practices that they will carry with them for life!


Why be with the Y?

  • Unlimited access to the pool outside of lesson times,
  • Receive discounts on merchandise,
  • No re-enrolment process,
  • Nationally accredited teachers, 
  • Certificate after your child completes each level,

Getting started with YMCA Swimming Lessons is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Call us for an easy, over the phone consultation where we’ll find the appropriate class for your child.  
  2. Select a time and day based on your child’s level.
  3. Your first lesson! Arrive early so you can meet your new teacher.

Please complete the form below for any swimming lesson enquiries or alternatively you may contact the centre on (03) 9885 0333
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