A fun, new way to learn how to swim and be safe.
We have partnered with Swimming Australia to deliver students a new and effective swimming and water safety program focusing on contemporary experiential and activity-based learning, encouraging and supporting students to explore pathways into competitive and recreational lap swimming.
Implementation of this high-quality, activity-based educational program is designed to better integrate student learning outcomes into real-world settings, offering students opportunity to:
Aquatic Pathways from Infants through to Optus Junior Dolphins
Optus Junior Dolphins is designed to encourage continued participation in aquatic activity through competitive and recreational/lap swimming. The curriculum for the program builds on the core and foundation elements in the GOSWIM program, as each skill is broken down into segmented and achievable components that streamline and refine technique and enhance the development of efficiency and endurance.
$15 per Week Swim Program Membership*
The COOL stuff:
PLUS, 1-week holiday swim program – your choice of either Fast Track or Water Safety program.
The SERIOUS stuff*:
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Optus Splash App
The program is fully integrated into Swimming Australia’s Optus Splash app to enhance parent communication. You can download the Optus Splash app for android mobiles at Google Play store and for iPhone in the Apple app store.
Features of the app include:
Splish Splash Aqua Playgroup is a gentle introduction to the water for babies under 6 months of age.
It is conducted in the Warm Water Program Pool with parents paying a casual swim entry fee or free for Gurri Wanyarra Wellbeing Centre members. This program is a great lead into our Learn to Swim Program.
Days and times of the sessions will be advertised once the facility is open.
*No bookings required, though sessions are capped at 15 babies with one parent in the water. Tickets for the class are available up to 1 hour before the scheduled start time.
For further information regarding swimming lessons at the Gurri Wanyarra Wellbeing Centre, please complete an enquiry form on our Swimming Lessons Enrolments page. One of our staff members will contact you to assist.