Recreation Waiheke 1994 identified an aquatic centre as a priority for the community.
Notice is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting of the Waiheke Community Pool Incorporated to be held Thursday 23rd July at 7:00pm. Meeting is to be held in the back room at Fenice Restaurant All members, prospective members and general public are invited to come and join
The formation of the Waiheke Island Indoor Swimming Pool Committee (the Committee) in 2003
The completion of a community needs assessment on the Island in December 2003. Key findings included the projected likelihood of use to be extremely high, and that key preferred activities included relaxation, lap swimming, aqua-aerobics and learn to swim. Waiheke High School Grounds was identified as the preferred site.
A community funded pool survey carried out in 1994, demonstrated a strong community desire for a year round aquatic facility on the island.
See the relevant Notice of Motion here: 30 January NOM Swimming Pool
A petition of over 650 signatures supporting an indoor community pool in 2001