Entries by Debby

Babies to Champions

Many parents choose to wait to start their baby’s aquatic education until over the age of 1. There is a huge misconception that babies won’t learn anything until they are a little older. This could not be further from the truth. In 2018 drowning causing death in children aged 0-4 years decreased by 36% against […]

School holiday programs!

At 5 Star Swim Schools we offer a variety of different school holiday programs and clinics. These clinics are aimed at basic learn to swim right through to competitive swimming. All 5 of our Swim Centres have something different to offer most school holidays. Here is why we recommend holiday programs and clinics for your […]

Let’s talk about water safety!

According to the Royal Lifesaving drowning report for 2018 Drowning is still the leading cause of accidental death in children under 5 within Australia. These statistics are scary and something that 5 Star Swim Schools is passionate about changing. We make sure to always incorporate safety into each of our lessons and also hold regular […]

Consistency is key!

5 Star Swim Schools knows how important it is for all children to have the opportunity to learn how to swim. We also know that it takes time and constant repetitive practice for a child to master new skills. We know how important consistency is for children and how much of an effect consistency has […]

Learning to swim as an adult, Why you should start today!

  Not everyone learnt to swim as a child for lots of different reasons, but that doesn’t need to stop you. At 5 Star Swim Schools we strongly believe it’s never too late to learn how to swim. We have a variety of different options for adult learn to swim classes. You can join a […]

Should we have a break from swimming lessons through winter?

  Winter is the best time of the year for your children to learn how to swim. Summer is always just around the corner and living on the NSW Central Coast means that we are surrounded by large bodies of water. Continuing swimming lessons over winter can help children to gain water confidence in time […]