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Got fitness goals for 2017? Here's your answer! SMASH-HIIT is high intensity group training that will get you fit. Fast.
Term 1 starts on 30 January. Get full details here: http://sportrec.qldc.govt.nz/gym/smash-hiit/
We're up and running as usual today! Come for a swim!
16th January 2017
LEISURE POOL CLOSURE: Sorry swimmers, due to some unexpected maintenance issues with one of the water circulation pumps, we will be closing the leisure pool and lazy river at Alpine Aqualand at 4pm today for the rest of the evening.
We will open the learners pool (also heated to a balmy 32 degrees) to the public for anyone keen for a swim with the kids. The hydro slides, spa and lap pool will be open as usual.
We’re expecting to re-open the leisure pool tomorrow morning.
Last chance to get your early bird Colour Burst tickets people! From tomorrow the ticket price won't include the t-shirt.
Buy tickets here http://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2017/colour-burst-2017/queenstown
13th January 2017
Sorry swimmers - due to a Code Brown the leisure pool, hydroslide and toddlers pool at Alpine Aqualand are closed until 2.30pm. The lap pool and spa pool are still open. Parents - please help us avoid these inconvenient closures by taking your children to the toilet before they get in the pool and making sure that every child under 3 is wearing tight-fitting "swimmer" nappies.
The countdown is ON! Early bird ticket sales end on Sunday - tickets purchased from Monday 16 January won't include a t-shirt.
This is when we sold out last year so don't miss out. http://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2017/colour-burst-2017/queenstown
You got to be in to win!
5th January 2017
Sorry swimmers - due to a Code Brown the leisure pool, hydroslide and toddlers pool at Alpine Aqualand are closed until tomorrow morning. The lap pool and spa pool are still open. Parents - please help us avoid these inconvenient closures by taking your children to the toilet before they get in the pool and making sure that every child under 3 is wearing tight-fitting "swimmer" nappies.
Social netball is back at Queenstown Events Centre!
Starting 1 February, your social team will hit the court every Wednesday night until 12 April.
Play for a bit of fun or ease back into the game before the winter season starts. Spaces are limited - register your team now!
3rd January 2017
Sorry swimmers - due to a Code Brown the leisure pool, hydroslide and toddlers pool at Alpine Aqualand are closed until 6.30pm. The lap pool and spa pool are still open.
1st January 2017
Happy new year from the team at QLDC Sport and Recreation! Arrowtown Pool and Frankton Golf Centre are open today for those keen to get active today! Alpine Aqualand at Frankton and The Wanaka Pool and recreation centre are closed today, open as usual tomorrow.
Don't forget that our opening hours change over the holiday period. Here's a link to our holiday hours across all of our facilities. Always pays to double check before you make the trip!
Looking for some good wholesome fun today? Come and play FootGolf at Frankton Golf Centre!
We'll have an instructor available on the climbing wall in Queenstown from 3pm-9pm on 29-30 December and 4-6 January. Come along and take advantage of all their climbing knowledge!
Merry Christmas from the QLDC Sport and Recreation Team!
24th December 2016
We're still running group fitness classes over the holiday period - just not as many. Please make sure you check your favourite class is on before coming along... here's the timetable
Here's a list of our holiday opening hours across all of our facilities.
Slide for longer these school holidays!
The hydroslides at Alpine Aqualand is open from 10.30am until 6.30pm every day during school holidays!
22nd December 2016
Sorry everyone - due to a code Brown the leisure pool, toddlers pool and hydroslide are closed for the rest of the day. The lap pool and spa pool are still available. Parents, please help us avoid this situation by making sure your children go to the toilet before entering the pool and that all infants under 3 wear tightly fitting swimmer nappies.
Looking for a GREAT last minute Christmas present idea? Here it is - Colour Burst tickets are on sale now and would make a perfect gift!
We're transforming a short and easy 4km fun run or walk into a colourful experience, inspired by India’s Holi Festival - tickets are selling fast, don't miss out!
Get yours here: http://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2017/colour-burst-2017/queenstown
21st December 2016
Update: Arrowtown Pool will open from 12.30pm. See you there for a swim!
Unfortunately we've had a break in at Arrowtown Pool overnight. This means we won't be opening at 11am today as usual while we work with the police and make sure everything is safe. We hope to be open shortly - we will keep you posted.
We're looking forward to taking part in this challenge next year. How about encouraging your workplace to do the same? All the details can be found at www.lovetoride.net/nz
Don't miss our last Aquamix class of the year! Tonight, Alpine Aqualand starting at 5.45pm.
(Aquamix will be taking a break over the holidays - returning Tuesday 31 Jan 2017... same time, same place!)
19th December 2016
POOL CLOSURE: Due to a code brown, Alpine Aqualand’s leisure pool, lazy river, toddlers’ area and hydro slides will be closed until 8pm tonight. The lap pool and adult hot pool are still open. Please help us avoid future closures by ensuring your children always go to the toilet before entering the pool. Under 3 year olds must wear swim nappies
Our Synchro girls have been working so hard this term and can't wait to show you all their routines at the Synchro Christmas Show!
Sunday 18 December, 3pm at Alpine Aqualand. All welcome, we hope you can come along and support the girls!