Learn to Swim
Available at: Leisurelink   Splashdown   Waterworld   Bellarine Aquatic & Sports Centre  
Our classes are designed to introduce all ages to the world of aquatics. With classes available from six months of age, you or your child/ren will learn water safety and survival skills and develop stroke techniques in a fun and progressive environment.

The following classes are available:
  • Parent/toddler
  • Pre-school age
  • School age
  • Squad
  • Adults
  • Private
  • Life Saving Awards
  • School Holiday Program

Our Swim Sport & Leisure network provides your child with Learn to Swim classes based on The Royal Lifesaving Swim and Survive methodology. Skills and knowledge we teach in the Swim and Survive programs provide all of our Learn to Swim kids with strong foundations in swimming, survival and basic rescue skills.

Each of the program titles: Wonder, Courage and Active reflect the hopes and aspirations of children and families as they embark on a lifetime of fun and safety in the water.

Not sure what level your child is in? Book in for a free assessment at your nearest centre.

Please read the Terms and Conditions for our Learn To Swim program.

Timetable Information

  • Classes run with public school term dates.
  • Children attend once per week per term for 30 minutes (25 minutes class time and 5 minutes for feedback for parents).
    • Classes are available at a variety of times:

     Monday - Friday:  

    8.45am - 12:15noon  
    3:30pm- 7:00pm 

     Saturday - Sunday:  8:00am - 1:00pm

    Enrolments taken all year round.

    Enrol Online Now for Term lessons and School Holiday Intensive programs.

    Term 2, 2014 begins - Monday 21 April*

    * Please note - there will be no swimming lessons on public holidays
    Learn to Swim with Swim Sport and Leisure promotion - showing a young girl  smiling on a swim mat with a male swimming instructor to her left

    Learn to Swim with Swim Sport and Leisure promotion - showing a young girl  smiling on a swim mat with a male swimming instructor to her left

    Pricing Information

     Term 2, 2014 (10 weeks)*
     Standard  $ 121 
     Concession  $ 97 
     April School Holiday Intensive Program
     Week 1 (Mon 7- Fri 11)    
     Week 2 (Mon 14 - Thurs 17)    
     Standard (per week)  $ 60.50 
     Concession (per week)  $ 48.50 

    accepted concession cards

    *Includes a free swim before or after lessons plus an extra free swim each week of term.

    Ready for the next level?

    Join a swim club today!

    If you love swimming and wish to pursue swimming as a sport then a local Swimming Club can help you achieve your goals.

    Clubs offer a range of services:
    • Professional coaching for all ages and abilities in a friendly environment.
    • Opportunity to participate in club competitions and external carnivals.
    • Social interaction for children and
      their families.

    Geelong District Swimming Association (GDSA) 
    Contact: Jan McNeil
    Email: info@gdsa.com.au  
    Ph: 03 5243 6818 

    Geelong City Aquatic Swimming Club
    Contact: Stewart Bresnahan
    Email: stewartb@prestonmotors.com.au  
    Ph: 0409 940 257 

    Lara Swimming Club
    Contact: Kevin Nolan
    Email: jimfloorgeelong@iprimus.com.au
    Ph: 0413 159 435

    Geelong Swimming Club
    Contact: Fiona Dowling
    Email: barwonind@bigpond.com