Welcome to Airlie Beach Swim Centre
We are passionate about helping anyone to learn to swim


We have specialised swimming lessons in Airlie Beach from Babies to Adults with an eye on water safety and survival skills. Our mission is to inspire, and encourage the water activities, support, teach ethical and ecological responsibilities to water safety while as well as taking care of our precious Great Barrier Reef.  The primary focus of our swim school in Airlie Beach is on water safety in and around water Pool Safety Inspections & Certification, secondly, to stay fit & healthy and finally to empower people with employment opportunities through our various Swim Teacher, Pool lifeguard and PADI Dive Courses. Furthermore, our aim is not just to provide aquatic services but to help improve the quality of life within our community.

Annika Grunwald
Owner of Airlie Beach Swim Centre & Founder of Airlie Beach Aquatic Reef Club Inc.

Swim teacher Annika grunwald

Locally owned & famlily friendly orientated


Lifeguard Trainer & Swim Teacher Trainer


PADI Open Water Suba Instructor


24 years expierence in child sport coaching, Blue Card


Following the National recognized Royal Life Saving Water Safety & Survival teaching standards


Swim Coach, Swim Master Coach, Swim Teacher for Disibilities


QBCC Pool Safety Inspector


Learn to swim with the Aquatic Reef Club

Our Non for Profit sporting organisation  Airlie Beach Aquatic Reef Club Inc. is eligible to accept Fair play Vouchers for our Junior Lifeguard program

FairPlay Voucher

We support you. Eligible children and young people can apply for a voucher valued up to $150, click here for more information




Our Water Safety Week

Swimming lessons Airlie Beach Whitsundays- Where water becomes an Adventure

More than just swimming lessons Welcome to

Airlie Beach Swim Centre