Frequently Asked Questions




Frequently asked questions

How do I book a class?

For bookings, please use our online booking link, or for current

customers bookings are through the Customer Portal.

GPSS has a wonderful online platform which works via a PC or you can download the app on your phone. All bookings, absences, make up classes may be accessed online and you can also update your details and check your swim school financials!

For any assistance at all please email or call 0416249853

All new swimmers to GPSS must be assessed  prior to booking.

Assessment are free and take about 10-15 minutes.

Assessments are also a chance for you to meet one or two of our  teachers and possibly our Head Coach, and discuss any aspect of the your child’s swimming.

For all inquires and further class information please email

What is the duration of term lessons?

Learn to Swim – 30 min
Stroke Development 30 min

Development & Mini Squad – 45min
Junior Squad – 60 min
Racing Squad – 75-90 min

High School Squad- 60 min

How much do term lessons cost?

Average $23.00 per lesson
Please note lessons are paid per term in advance.

How many children in each LTS class?

Prep 1 level: Max 3 swimmers/ 1 teacher

Prep 2 to Adv LTS 1: Max 4 swimmers/ 1 teacher

Adv LTS 2: 5-6 swimmers / 1 teacher

What is the duration of HOLIDAY intensive classes ?:

Learn to Swim classes: 45 minutes /day

Stroke Perfection: 60 minutes/day

Holiday Squad (Mini, Junior & Racing Squads) 1.5hrs-2hrs/day

Do you offer discounts?

Yes, discounts are applied for the following:
3 or more children from the same family – 10% off entire fee

3 lessons or more per week (one child) 50% discount off 3rd + subsequent lessons.

2nd lesson on a Saturday morning is 25% discounted

 What about MAKE UP classes?

GPSS offer UNLIMITED make up classes each term.

*Please read term & conditions regarding make up classes.

What to bring to class?

All children must wear appropriate swimming costumes and swimming cap + goggles. Cotton shirts and board shorts are NOT appropriate for swimming lessons. Sun shirts are optional for all levels up to Mini Squad. They must however be firm fitting so not to impede the swimmers ability to Learn to Swim. Squad swimmers are NOT to wear sun shirts. Squad swimmers are also encouraged to have their own ‘gear bags’. These are pool side mesh bags with swimmers own kick board, pull buoy, water bottle, short fins and swim snorkel (if requested by the coach)