The outdoor baths were officially opened in October 1911 and were built on an existing quarry pit. The main pool was 50 yards long and 25 yards wide making it the largest outdoor pool in New Zealand at the time.
The current complex comprises of three pools- the main pool, the learners pool and the toddlers pool. The variety of pool sizes and depths, and with the addition on newly installed sun shade sails, makes the complex an ideal location for family outings and/or picnics.
The Carterton outdoor swimming pool summer 2020/21 season hours:
The outdoor pools will be open from 14 November 2020.
Monday – Friday 2pm – 6pm
Weekends 10 am – 6pm
Christmas Day CLOSED
School Holidays/Public Holidays – 10am – 6pm
Late nights: Wednesdays and Fridays until 8pm, from 6 January until 7 March.
Phone: 06 379 5067 Address: 125 Pembroke Street, Carterton – Google Maps