Mt Eden Swimming Pool Reopening 1st June 2021!

Updated 19th April 2021

Introducing… Mt. Eden Mondays!

In honour of the Mt. Eden Swimming Pool and facilities reopening June 1st, we here at DGSS have decided to take a trip down memory lane and revisit the pool’s history over the weeks leading up to the pool reopening. Click here view out latest blog.

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Updated 14th April 2021

We are excited to announce that we have an offical reopening date of Tuesday 1st June!

After meeting with Jacobs Construction and Watershed group who are managing the project we will be able to have Mt Eden Pool refurbishment completed towards the end of May and all ready to open for Tuesday 1st June.

Upon reopening will be back providing our Learn To Swim Program, Gym facilities, Sauna, Aquarobics, Public Swimming & Pool Hire.

We will be taking bookings for our learn to swim program from 19th April and will be offering $15 lessons until the end of July. * Terms & Conditions apply.

For more information or to register, please feel free to contact us at 

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Updated 6th April 2021

The maintenance work on Mt Eden Swimming Pool has already begun! We have also finally received the Myrtha Product from Italy, which is what our pool is going to be lined with and give it's new fresh look and feel.

We are still expecting to be open late May early June, exact date is yet to be confirmed.

We will be in contact with all of our previous learn to swim customers about returning and booking in within the next two weeks, keep an eye out for our return special prices too!
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Updated 1st March 2021

We are excited to announce that the expect reopening date will be in around May/June 2021.

Back in November 2020 contractors and resources had been confirmed for the pool repairs to take place in early 2021. One of the reasons that there has been a delay in reopening is due to the fact the resource materials had been ordered from Italy and are expected to arrive on a shipping container within 3-4months. Due to Covid-19 there have been some delay with delivery times which is why the start date has been pushed back to May.

We can confirm that we are expected to have the initial repairs and maintenance of the pool carried out from 15th March. Once we receive the product from Italy this will take about 6-8weeks to install and complete the refit. 

The product Myrtha that is being installed will mean that the pool will have a brand new looking face and feel. Myrtha is a leading product internationally and has been used in many pools around New Zealand.

We will be in touch with our loyal and returning customers with more information in the week leading up to the reopen.

If you have more questions, please feel to contact the Mt Eden Team at 09 630 112 or

Kind regards,


Updated 24th November 2020

Thank you for your patience and understanding while we have been working with Mt Eden Swimming Pool Trust Board (Building Owners) to complete an extensive investigation of our pool leak issue.

Now that contractors and resources material have been confirmed we are excited to advise that the pool is likely to reopen in April 2021 once the refurbishment work has been carried out.

We apologise for the inconvenience but we will continue to keep you updated with our progress over the coming months and are looking forward to inviting you back to the new and improved Mt Eden Swimming Pool.

Once again thank you for your understanding.

Kind regards,

Updated 16th October 2020

We are currently waiting news from Mt Eden Swimming Pool Trust about what project work will be taking place to repair the pool. We hope to have more answers about a reopening date within the next few weeks.

At this stage the pool is closed and will likely reopen early next year.

Updated 4th August 2020

Today we had the crew out from Southern Geophysical, who flew all the way up from Christchurch to use their ground penetrating radar systems to scan and detect any concrete and structural issues within the pool.

We are looking forward to seeing the report in the next coming week and are thankful that we have made it one step closer to finding out more information about exactly what we will need to do solve the problem.

In terms of timeframe we suspect at this stage that Mt Eden will continue to be closed for another 4-5months.

We will keep you updated as more information comes to light.

Updated 23rd July 2020

Thank you for your patience and understanding while we have been investigating our maintenance issue at Mt Eden Swimming Pool.

We initially identified this as a pool leak and after further investigation and remedial work the true extent of the problem is worse than we initially anticipated.

We have been working with Mt Eden Swimming Pool Trust Board (Building Owners) to come up with a plan and find a suitable solution to get the pool opening as soon as possible.

We now have reason to believe that the pool still requires further investigation and will require major repairs. This means that we could potentially have a brand new looking pool at the end of this process.

Unfortunately we now expect the pool to remain closed for the next 4-5 months.

The facility will continue to remain open for Gym Members at the following times:
Monday 6am-8pm
Tuesday 6am-8pm
Wednesday 6am-8pm
Thursday 6am-8pm
Friday 6am-7pm
Saturday 8am-12pm
Sunday 8am-12pm

We apologise for the inconvenience, and we will continue to keep you updated with our progress over the coming months.

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