Book Online

The easiest and quickest way to book swimming lessons is online.

Step 1 - Class Self Assessment - Find out which class to book into
Step 2 - Browse Timetable - Find a suitable day and time
Step 3 - Register to Book - Create an online account
Step 4 - Book the Class & Checkout - Once the online account is completed, you are directed to the 'Customer Portal', login and you'll automatically be directed to Classes>Browse Classes to book your desired class

Need Help? Online Booking Guide

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Step 1 – Class Self Assessment

This short questionnaire is designed to help you find the best suited swim lesson class to enrol into - responses are not recorded/collected.

What age bracket is the student?

Babies / Toddler Classes

Babies/Toddler Classes use songs, games and activities to teach a variety of skills including entry, floating, breathing and movement. With the parent/carer and child in the water together, the focus is on water familiarization, exploration and safety skills.

Swim lesson class placement for children under the age of 3 is based on age.

How old is your child?

Preschool Classes

Preschool Classes focus on water confidence and basic foundation skills in swimming, survival and water safety. It guides children through fun activities, gradually building upon their breathing, floating and movement skills, while encouraging independence.

Has your child had prior swimming lessons?

Preschool Classes

Is your child willing to put their eyes/face in the water, jump into the pool and return to the side wall without assistance?

Preschool Classes

Can your child do a 5m torpedo / independently swim without assistance?

Preschool Classes

Can your child swim freestyle and backstroke arms for 5m?

School Age Classes

School Age Classes teach a range of skills and knowledge to develop swimming, water safety, survival and basic rescue skills that can save lives. Focusing on stroke development, it promotes a healthy respect for the aquatic environment and is a solid foundation for a range of aquatic recreation, fitness and sporting activities.

Has your child had prior swimming lessons?

School Age Classes

Can your child go underwater, independently float on their back and do a 3m torpedo?

School Age Classes

Can your child do a 5m Torpedo & Kick on their back unaided for 5m?

School Age Classes

Can your child swim 5m freestyle with side breathing, swim 5m basic backstroke & do basic breaststroke kick for 5m?

School Age Classes

Can your child swim correct freestyle with side breathing for 12m, correct backstroke for 12m, breaststroke kick with Breathing 12m and confident in deep water?

School Age Classes

Can your child swim competent freestyle (25m), backstroke (25m) and breaststroke (12m)?

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Starfish

Starfish
  • Parent in water with child
  • Water familiarisation
  • Introduction to submersion
  • Reaching & grasping for safety
  • Buoyancy and floatation activities
  • Foundations in arm & leg movement

* Subject to availability. If not offered at your local Y, please book into Periwinkle.

Age Range
6 - 12 months
Class Size
Up to 8

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Periwinkle copy

Periwinkle copy
  • Parent in water with child
  • Increasing water confidence
  • Foundations in aquatic skills
  • Entries and return to safety
  • Supported front and back float
  • Submersion confidence
  • Front & back basic kick
Age Range
1 - 2 years
Class Size
Up to 8

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Minnow

Minnow
  • Parent in water with child
  • Independently jump and return to edge
  • Paddle and kick
  • Kicking on front and back
  • Reaching and grasping for safety
  • Independent submersion with bubbles
  • Unaided floating
Age Range
2+ years
Class Size
Up to 8

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Tadpole

Tadpole
  • Water familiarisation
  • Independent submersion with bubbles
  • Aided jump entry & return to edge
  • Aided float on front & back
  • Torpedo for 3m
  • Foundations in arm & leg movement
Age Range
3+ years
Class Size
Up to 4

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Goldfish

Goldfish
  • Building on aquatic confidence
  • Independent back & front float
  • Extended breath control
  • 5m Freestyle & backstroke basics
  • Jump entry & return to edge
  • Rescue experience
Age Range
3+ years
Class Size
Up to 4

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Flying Fish

Flying Fish
  • Step in entry and recover
  • Freestyle and backstroke 5 metres
  • Introduction to breaststroke, survival backstroke and butterfly kick
  • Duck dive, swim underwater and recover an object
  • Throw a buoyant aid and direct a partner to safety
Age Range
3+ years
Class Size
Up to 5

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Octopus

Octopus
  • Jump entry & return to edge
  • Independent front float and back float
  • Paddle & kick for 3 metres
  • Torpedo for 3 metres
  • Kicking on back unaided for 3 metres
  • Introduction to freestyle arm & backstroke
  • Treading water
Age Range
5+ years
Class Size
Up to 4

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Sardine

Sardine
  • Jump entries & recover to safety.
  • Duck dive and recover an object
  • Torpedo for 5m
  • Kicking on back unaided for 5m
  • Introductory freestyle & backstroke 5m
  • Introductory whip kick
  • Foundational sculling & treading water
Age Range
5+ years
Class Size
Up to 5

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Turtle

Turtle
  • Seated Dive
  • Underwater push & glides
  • Back streamline push & glide
  • 8m Freestyle and backstroke
  • Breaststroke kick with aid for 5m
  • Survival backstroke kick with aid for 5m
  • Basic sculling
Age Range
5+ years
Class Size
Up to 5

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Salmon

Salmon
  • Crouch diving
  • Step in & compact entries
  • Perform a forward somersault
  • Freestyle & backstroke 12m
  • Survival backstroke 12m
  • Breaststroke kick with breathing
  • Dolphin kick for 5m
  • Head first sculling
Age Range
5+ years
Class Size
Up to 5

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Tuna

Tuna
  • Stride entries
  • Freestyle & backstroke 25m
  • Survival backstroke 25m
  • Breaststroke 25m
  • Dolphin kick 12m
  • Performance skills: pace clock, tumble turns, egg-beater kick
  • Shallow diving
Age Range
5+ years
Class Size
Up to 6

Based on your responses, we recommend:

Dolphin

Dolphin
  • Freestyle & backstroke 50m
  • Breaststroke 50 m
  • Butterfly 15m
  • Sidestroke kick
  • 20 minute endurance swim award
  • Performance skills: backstroke starts, complex tumble turns, racing dives and water polo basics, survival sequences, wearing clothing and using life jackets
Age Range
5+ years
Class Size
Up to 7