Sport & Rec Venues and Contacts

QLDC manages and maintains a wide range of facilities around the district that provide opportunities to get active and make the most of what this special place has to offer. You'll find all the information about these venues and the opening hours below.

For up to the minute news on closures or cancellations follow QLDC Sport & Recreation on Facebook. If you are making a special trip it is always worth giving your chosen venue a call before you set out.

  • Queenstown Events Centre is the main hub for sport and recreation in Queenstown.

    Services include

    • Alpine Aqualand

    • Aqualand Swim School

    • Alpine Health & Fitness

    • Rockatipu Climbing Wall

    • Indoor / outdoor court hire

    • Meeting room hire

    • Wallis Physiotherapy

    • Splash Café

    • Change rooms & storage lockers

     

    Opening hours

    Queenstown Monday - Friday Weekends and Public Holidays
    Alpine Health & Fitness 6.00am-9.00pm
    * Gym open late (11:00pm) every tuesday
    8.00am-8.00pm
    Alpine Aqualand 6.00am-9.00pm 8.00am-8.00pm
    Hydroslides 4.00-6.30pm 10.30am-6.30pm
    Rockatipu Climbing (belay licence holders only) click here for details click here for details
    Rockatipu Climbing 
    (instructor on-site)
    click here for details click here for details

     

    For up to the minute news on closures or cancellations follow QLDC Sport & Recreation on Facebook. If you are making a special trip it is always worth giving reception a call on (03) 450 9005 before you set out.

    Contact information

    Phone: 03 450 9005
    qec@qldc.govt.nz

    Physical Address: Joe O'Connell Drive, Frankton, Queenstown
    Postal Address: Private Bag 50072, Queenstown 9348

     

    Close
  • Visit the new three-pool complex at Wanaka Recreation Centre for family fun, swim lessons, relaxation or to keep fit. Located at Three Parks (off Ballantyne Road), our 25m, 8-lane lap pool, 20m learners' pool with separate toddlers' area and the adult hot pool is only a quick five-minute drive from central Wanaka.

     

    Services included

    • Three-pool complex

    • Indoor/ outdoor court hire

    • Meeting room hire

    • Change rooms & accessibility

     

    Opening hours

    Wanaka

    Monday - Friday

    Saturday, Sunday, & Public Holidays

    Wanaka Recreation Centre (including pools) 6.00am-9.00pm

    8.00am-8.00pm

     

    For up to the minute news on closures or cancellations follow QLDC Sport & Recreation on Facebook. If you are making a special trip it is always worth giving reception a call on (03) 443 9334 before you set out.

    Contact information

    Phone: 03 443 9334
    wrc@qldc.govt.nz

    Physical Address: 41 Sir Tim Wallis Drive (off Ballantyne Road), Wānaka
    Postal Address: Private Bag 50072, Queenstown 9348

    Close
  • Located just a few hundred metres from the heart of Arrowtown, the pool's LPG boiler means we can now operate with a target water temperature of 27 degrees.

    We've given the changing rooms a fresh lick of paint and this year we're looking forward to providing a range of events, inflatables, pool toys and pool parties for the community.

     

    Opening hours

    Arrowtown Memorial Pool will open on 30 November for the 2020-21 summer season, and close on 7 March.

    Monday-Sunday: 11.00am-6.00pm

    *Early closing at 5.00pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

     

    Contact information

    Phone: 03 442 0145
    arrowtownpool@qldc.govt.nz

    Physical Address: 4 Hertford Street, Arrowtown
    Postal Address: PO Box 2009, Wakatipu 9348

    Close
  • Set against the stunning backdrop of the Remarkables mountain range, our gentle 9-hole golf course is perfect for novices and experienced players alike. Conveniently located adjacent to Queenstown Events Centre and Queenstown International Airport, Frankton Golf Centre provides residents and visitors with an opportunity to play and learn golf at an affordable and well-maintained facility.

    Opening hours

    Frankton Golf Centre is open seven days a week; from 9.00am-7.00pm during summer (6.00pm in winter).

    Contact information

    Phone: 03 442 3584

    Email: golf@qldc.govt.nz

    Address: Corner of Kawarau Road and State Highway 6, Frankton
    (diagonally opposite the BP fuel station).

    Close
  • Position

    Contact Person

    Contact Details

    Sport & Recreation Manager Simon Battrick

    03 441 0476
    simon.battrick@qldc.govt.nz

    Sales & Service Manager Alex Martin

    03 450 0524
    alex.martin@qldc.govt.nz

    Aquatics Manager Dot Leggett

    03 443 0427
    dot.leggett@qldc.govt.nz

    Wanaka Recreation Centre Customer Services

    03 443 9334
    wrc@qldc.govt.nz

    Venues Team Leader Deborah Husheer

    03 450 9111
    deborah.husheer@qldc.govt.nz

    Venues Booking Coordinator (Queenstown) Bailey Henderson

    03 450 9109
    bailey.henderson@qldc.govt.nz

    Venues Booking Coordinator (Wanaka) Christine Schafer

    03 443 4173
    Christine.Schafer@qldc.govt.nz

    Sports Booking Coordinator (Queenstown)

    Brittany Race

    03 450 9110
    brittany.race@qldc.govt.nz
    Sports Booking Coordinator (Wanaka)

    Megan Jeffery

    03 443 9334
    Megan.jeffery@qldc.govt.nz
    Golf Team Leader Jamie McIsaac 03 442 3584
    jamie.mcisaac@qldc.govt.nz

    Swim School Team Leader

    Clair Muirhead 03 450 8214
    clair.muirhead@qldc.govt.nz
    Aquatic Programmes Coordinator (Queenstown) Cass Harvey 03 441 1782
    cassandra.harvey@qldc.govt.nz
    Recreation Programmes Coordinator (Queenstown) Alexa Peters 03 443 4791
    alexa.peters@qldc.govt.nz
    Recreation Programmes Coordinator (Wanaka) Penny Batchelor 03 441 1767
    penny.batchelor@qldc.govt.nz
    Communications & Marketing Advisor Sam White 03 450 0324
    sam.white@qldc.govt.nz
    Business Support

    Lyndal Blatch

    03 450 9125
    lyndal.blatch@qldc.govt.nz

    Close

Stay up-to-date

Sign up to our newsletter Scuttlebutt and stay up-to-date with the latest news, events and information in the Queenstown Lakes District.