Swim School

We're committed to promoting water safety skills and providing water safety education to the community.

Choose from a range of our swimming classes which cater to children and adults of all skill levels.

You can join us for lessons on a casual basis or enrol for an entire term – the choice is yours.

All of our swimming programs:

  • combine water safety education and skill development with personal development
  • provide opportunities for students to build a healthy body, mind and spirit
  • place an emphasis on simulating open-water environments
  • are available to everyone from the age of six months
  • are designed in an effort to reduce the incidence of drowning and aquatic accidents
  • encourages students to progress at their own pace are offered in small group classes
Swimming Lessons Rate
Children $16.50/Lesson
Adult Stroke Correction $22.00/Lesson
Private (Child/Adult) $45.00/Lesson
Term Dates Weeks
Term 1 31/01/2024 to 28/03/2024 10
Term 2 15/04/2024 to 28/06/2024 10
Term 3 15/07/2024 to 20/09/2024 10
Term 4 07/10/2024 to 12/12/2024 10



How large are classes?

Our class sizes range from a maximum of 4 students for Beginner Levels through to 10 students in our Junior Squad.


Does Swim School run on Public Holidays?

Swim School is closed on Public Holidays. There will also be no lessons held over the Easter weekend inclusive of Saturday. Public Holidays and the Saturday of the Easter weekend are excluded from term fees payable.


What kind of Swimming Programs are offered?

  • RLSSWA Swim & Survive
  • Pre-School & School Aged Programs
  • Transition & Junior Squad (from Stage 6) Programs
  • Adult Learn to Swim & Stroke Correction


Are there any Holiday Programs?

We run Learn to Swim Holiday Programs over the school holidays, as well as a variety of other short term programs throughout the year – Click the button below to view our current short term programs.


When are New Enrolments accepted?

Enrolments Forms can be submitted at any time, however they will only be processed at the completion of the Current Term – Select one of the options below to get started:


When are Reenrolments accepted?

All forms for the next term must be completed and returned either in-person or via email in Week 8 of the Current Term – Term Fees required in full prior to confirmation.


When are lessons held?

Age Range Days Session Times
Under 4
  • Monday-Saturday
  • 09:00am Onwards
Everyone Else
  • Monday-Thursday
  • Saturday
  • 03:00pm Onwards
  • 09:00am Onwards


Is there an Information Flyer I can print out?

There sure is – Just hit the 'Swimming Programs' button to download a copy of our information flyer.

PDF 1.2 MB


Can I speak to someone directly?

You can pop over to South Hedland Aquatic Centre during normal operating hours, or give us a call on (08) 9158 9772 – Alternatively, you can send us email at swimschool@porthedland.wa.gov.au