Following consultation with Mayors, emergency services and other key agencies, it has been determined that the State of Emergency is no longer required.As at 12:00pm the State of Emergency has been terminated and shifted to a Notice of Transition.This notice of transition affects the Tasman District...

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Cyclone Gita Information - SH60 to open from Sunday pending final checks

News about limited, escorted access to SH60 over Takaka Hill from Sunday pending final checks.

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Public Swimming Pools

This page lists Tasman District's public swimming pools and some school pools that are open to the public during the summer.

Richmond Aquatic Centre

The Tasman District Council has one public pool open all year round, the Richmond Aquatic Centre.

Address: 161 Salisbury Road, Richmond, Nelson

More Information about the Richmond Aquatic Centre

Motueka Saltwater Baths

The pool is a popular summer swimming option in Motueka. It is open year-round unless it has been drained for cleaning.

Address: Everett Street, Motueka

More Information about the Saltwater Baths, Motueka

School Pools

Over the summer the following school pools will be open to the general public for supervised swimming with pool attendants on duty to ensure safe and fun swimming.  There are also several other schools that make their pools available to local residents via a key system. Contact your local school for information.

Collingwood Area School Pool

The pool is open from mid December to early February from 1.00 pm–5.00 pm. Cost: not more than $3.00 per swim or you can purchase a key for season

Address: Lewis Street, Collingwood.
Phone: 03 524 8125

Golden Bay High School Pool

The pool is open daily from mid December to early February from 12.00 pm–4.00 pm. Cost: $3.00

Address: 12 Waitapu Road, Takaka
Phone: 03 525 9914