|Ahoy me hearties - SwimSAFER Pirate Week 'tis on it's way!|
Beginning Monday 24th November it's Pirate SwimSAFER week. Come to your usual lesson dressed as a pirate or a princess and have your photo taken on the day!
Then it's into your togs and into the pool to learn new rescue and survival techniques that could save a life one day.
|Follow your child's progress!|
Check out our:
Skills Chart. From beginners to Super Dippers you can track your child's progress through each of our learn to swim levels. When will your child learn freestyle arms, breathing, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly - it's all there for you and your child to see. Pick up your copy from reception or download it from the link below.
Grades Newsletter. This newsletter shows you the key skills your child needs to achieve to progress from level to level. It's easy to follow so you can keep track on what the next step will be. Don't forget to pick up a copy of our Grades Newsletter when you're next at reception or download it from the link below.
Learn To Swim Info Book. Like even more info? Our 44 page Info Book has even more information to check on your child's progress as well as other handy information. Download a copy or pick up a copy from reception.
The more informed you are about swimming lessons the easier it will be for you to support your child through the learn to swim process.
LearnToSwim_SkillsChart (1.89 MB)
GradesNewsletter (1.03 MB)
LearnToSwim_InfoBook (4.18 MB)
|Join our FREE Baby Bubble Classes today!|
Especially designed for bubs aged between three and four months. Beautifully gentle with no submersions just yet, baby bubble allows your bub to enjoy the freedom of movement to float, stretch little limbs and swish in the water.
What a beautiful way to start your bubs aquatic journey. Mums and dads groups are especially welcome.
Get started today by calling 3355 1550 right now.
For more information, please download our Baby Bubble brochure below.
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|What do I get at Dipadees?|
• 30 years experience to make sure our lessons work for your child.
• Small classes plus caring, experienced and well trained teachers.
• No shivering in our heated, indoor pool! Your child will find it easier to concentrate and learn in the comfort of our warm pool.
To book call us on 3355 1550 right now!
|Great Gift Ideas for Everyone!|
Playland, Family Fun, Aqua Aerobics, Lap Swim Passes & Vouchers are now available.
Have fun in Skipadees Playland: Great for your weekly visit, or make a FUN outing for your playgroup! Group bookings essential.
Family Fun Pool Pass: Enjoy family fun in the pool at Dipadees with this great Family Fun Pool Pass for only $18.98. Pay online and your pass cards will be waiting for you at reception. Family Fun pool hours 12noon-3pm Mon-Fri.
Adult Lap Swimming: Check out our super specials for adult lap swimming in our heated, indoor pool!
PLUS Swim Vouchers & Gift Vouchers: Simply click 'SHOP' and go to Gift Vouchers to purchase these FANTASTIC deals.
The perfect gift for any time of the year!
You'll also find Vorgee caps, goggles, flippers, plus baby nappies, bags and books at our online shop.
Buy today, don't delay!
Any discount cards or gift vouchers you purchase online, will be waiting for you at reception.
Exactly what's a swimming myth and what's not?
Download our two page Myth Busters PDF below to find out more.
You'll be surprised at what you thought was true, but is actually a myth.
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|Things to do at Dipadees!|
1. As well as our great Learn To Swim program, stay fit at Dipadees with our Lap Swimming.
2. SKIPADEES PLAYLAND is just the place to give the kids an easy outing and some fun while you sit back and relax with a coffee!
3. FAMILY SWIMS in our heated, indoor pool are very popular and a great way to boost your children’s confidence. Monday to Friday 12.00 to 3.00pm and Sunday 9.00am to 11.00am. (Not available on public holidays).
4. PARTY “because you can!” Check out our fabulous themed parties and see our little mini display at the pool.
5. LIKE US ON FACEBOOK so you’re the first to know about any NEW holiday giveaways and offers.
6. CHECK OUT OUR KIDS CORNER for fun holiday activities, colour in downloads and lots of great ideas to keep the kids busy.
Barb and the team at Dipadees.
|Weekday fun and mothers groups!|
Keep the kids amused with a visit to Skipadees Playland.
At just $6.90 entry per child Monday to Friday this is fantastic value.
PLUS ... enjoy a yummy coffee while the kids play!
Open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday (closed public holidays).
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We are now back to our normal Monday to Sunday routine.
We have some fantastic INTRODUCTORY OFFERS for first time Dipadees swimmers. Email us today at email@example.com to book lessons.
1. Before they learn how to swim, your child will learn basic water safety and confidence, such as learning how to happily submerge, jump into water and kick back to the side. At this stage lots of playtime in the water will help your toddler learn to love water.
2. Then your child will learn the more complex swimming skills such as freestyle and backstroke.
3. Once these strokes have been mastered your child will learn breaststroke and the fun stroke called butterfly.
We have LIMITED PLACES available, so call our office NOW on 3355 1550.
Simply email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 3355 1550 if you would like to learn to swim at Dipadees.
|When should my baby submerge?|
|Having spent the first nine months of life floating in your tummy, babies under six months are usually very comfortable underwater and can happily submerge. |
Most of your babies early movements are random, a result of primitive reflexes that will help him to survive, over time these primitive reflexes will become integrated with conscious movements. More Info
|What's our specialty?|
We specialize in classes for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and other little folks.
Classes are fun and developmentally very sound, your child will enjoy learning vital water confidence and safety skills. Skills such as learning to happily submerge, kick legs for propulsion and to develop the ability to jump in and kick back to the side.
Once your child has mastered the basic water safety skills we can then teach the more complex swimming skills such as Freestyle and Backstroke.
|What is 'Babyswim'?|
Babyswim really is very special, but we make the lessons EXTRA SPECIAL by teaching you and your baby to communicate using the baby signs program. Your baby will learn how to communicate with you using signs such as "more", "finish", "wait", "help" plus many more very useful and empowering signs. What a great way to start a lifelong educational journey!
|Patient and caring teachers|
Teachers are chosen for their patient, caring nature. They know what to say and what to do to get the very best from your child. They understand this might be your child's very first educational experience and they're keen to make that experience enjoyable.
All Dipadees teachers undergo extensive training to ensure your child receives the best possible tuition. They work together with you to foster a lifelong love of learning and to build your child's confidence, self-esteem and swimming skills.
Dipadees truly is a place where
Happy little Aussies love to learn!
|Here's why comfort matters|
It is almost impossible to concentrate and learn if you're uncomfortable, shivering and feeling miserable. That is why our pools are heated to a comfortable temperature.
All Dipadees programs are indoors out of the wind and the weather. We like to feel comfortable and we know you do too! Most of all we know that to become a stronger, safer swimmer your child needs year-round time in the water. This is easy to achieve in the comfort of a Dipadees facility
|Your special invitation|
Do you have a little tot aged between 3 months and 3 1/2 years?
Baby and toddler swim classes are great fun but there are some important things you need to know! The more information you have the more likely you and your baby are to enjoy your swim lesson.
That's why we're offering parents with little tots the opportunity to join us for a FREE and very informative baby and toddler learn to swim information evening.
You can join us for this obligation free info evening by emailing Sue at email@example.com to reserve your seat.
Email swim@dipadees for the next info session to be held at the Arana Hills library, Cobbity Crescent Arana Hills.
|It's a very safety conscious program|
Skills and activities in the Dipadees program have been designed to help your child become safer and stronger in the water.
Children in our beginner program learn to enjoy the water and to master basic safety skills, for example, learning how to tread water and to swim safely back to the side if they fall in.
More confident children are taught how to move through the water with ease using correct stroke technique.
|Would you like more information?|
|For more information on our courses simply go to our enrol now page, or enter your details below:|
|Tell a friend |
If you would like to tell your friends about Dipadees.com, simply add their email address and first name into the 'additional comments' section of the above contact form and we'll send them an introductory email on your behalf.
Please be assured that they will only be contacted once, and their information will not be sold or given to any third parties, since spam is the bain of everyone's lives :)
Alternatively, don't forget our Dipadee's $'s offer, where you can save $25 on swim fees!
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