Birthday Parties at the Wellington Pools

Wellington Pools

Need to know

Hold your child’s birthday party at one of our pools. You’ll be able to relax and enjoy the fun – with no cleaning up to do at the end.

Birthday pool parties are best suited for 5 to 12 year-olds.

Kaori Pool

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Parties can be held between 1pm–2.45pm or 3pm–4.45pm on Saturday or Sunday.

We offer Preschool parties for kids aged up to 5 years, and Junior parties 5-9 years with a small inflatable option. We cater for older children too.

Costs for all parties include pool admission for all children and accompanying adults, hydro slide bands and use of tables and chairs. Options are available to book the BBQ and bubble machine. You can also bring your own MP3 player to play some music!

To book a birthday party, contact Karori Pool.

Keith Spry Pool

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Party option: One

Swim and play as long as you like, and book the food area for one hour to have a break and enjoy some party food. The food area is in the main pool with easy access to and from the children’s play pool.

  • Available from 9.30am–7.30pm Saturdays and Sundays, and during the school holidays.
  • Bring your own food.

Party option: Two

Exclusive access to the teaching pool, a 10×10 metre pool. Swim and play for one hour and then move to the food area for the second hour of the party.

  • Available from 2pm–7.30pm Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Bring your own food.

To book a birthday party, contact Keith Spry Pool.

Tawa Pool

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Parties are available on Saturday or Sunday from 1pm–3pm or 3.30pm–5.30pm.

Parties are assigned designated tables and chairs space in the toddler area. Options are available to book:

  • a barbeque
  • an inflatable in the learner pool
  • use of the main pool inflatable.

To book a birthday party, contact Tawa Pool.

Thorndon Pool

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The pool is available during summer for hire after hours for birthday parties for 8 to 14 year-olds

The pool is available for hire at the following times:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 7pm – 9pm

To book a birthday party, contact

Stuff for kids – Birthday Parties at the Pools – Wellington City Council

Wellington Regional Aquatic Centre (WRAC)

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For $16 per child, and $14.70 for under 5’s, you receive:

  • pool entry for children and all accompanying parents and caregivers
  • your own dedicated dry area in which there will be table and chairs for your group
  • food from our menu options.

To book a birthday party, contact the Aquatic Café on 04 387 8901

WRAC Birthday Party menu options
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