Swimming Training and Lessons

Swimming Lessons

The Botany Aquatic Swim School offers an array of swimming services to cater for all levels and ages. 

From the apprehensive child or adult beginner, to the fit and fast competitive ocean swimmer or triathlete, one of our friendly and passionate teachers are waiting to help you set and achieve your swimming goals.

Swimming Classes

Our swimming programs cater for swimmers of all ages; we have classes for the absolute beginner, intermediate swimmers looking to improve their technique or learn a new stroke right through to advanced swimmers.

We have a range of sessions each week to suit all swimming abilities:

  • Learn to Swim (Ages 4+)
  • Pre-school (Ages 2-4)
  • Waterbabies / Mums & bubs (Ages 0-2 )
  • Junior / Adult Squads & SwimFit Sessions
  • Private lessons



Learn to swim classes are taught by our friendly AUSTSWIM qualified instructors. Our skill based levels cater for all standards of swimming and are conducted in our Olympic Pool and Training Pool.

Students’ are assessed initially upon commencing each 10 week term and will continue to be assessed throughout the term to ensure each student meets the teaching outcomes as outlined by the swim school coordinator.

We will be running our Term 4 group LTS program for 9 weeks from Tuesday 17th of October to Saturday 16th of December 2017.  

  • Tues –Thurs:   3.00pm – 6.00pm
  • Saturday:         8.00am – 11.00am


LTS Fees

Fees are paid upfront for each ten week term. This cost includes pool entry for one parent or guardian. Any other observers must pay admission.

  • 1st child $162 for one lesson p/w / 2nd and subsequent child $153 (Based on 9 week term)
  • 1st child $261 for two lessons p/w / 2nd and subsequent child $252 (Based on 9 week term)


Squads & SwimFit

  • Squads will be running Tuesday & Thursday mornings 6am – 7:30am with additional SwimFit classes available from 6am on alternate weekday mornings. Please contact the centre for further information.


    Private Lessons

  • Available for bookings from 1st October.
  • Private tuition can be arranged through the Swim School Co-ordinator and these sessions are subject to availability.
  • Cost for a 1 on 1 private lesson is $55 per half hour & 2 on 1 private lessons start from $90.


    Pre-school & Waterbabies / Mums & Bubs.

    From Term 4 2017 Waterbabies and Pre School lessons will be available.

  • Waterbabies classes will be 30 minutes each and have a maximum of 6 parents/children.
  • Pre-school classes age 2-3 years will be 20 minutes each with a maximum of 2 children per teacher.


If you are not already enrolled in the Botany Swim School for Term 4 2017 then you will require an assessment prior to enrolment. Please call the Swim School Coordinator to book an assessment.

For more information email us or call Botany Aquatic Centre on 02 9316 6218.