The Auckland Freediving Club


Developing the sport of Freediving in Auckland

Auckland Freediving Club is New Zealand's largest Freediving Club. We provide a safe environment and structured training for beginners through to Elite Freedivers and Spearos.


Beginner and advanced AIDA courses to dive deep into freediving knowledge and build your skills.

Join us

Become a member of our club - train, dive and learn with us. We can't wait to meet you!


Pool and lake training throughout the year in different training locations across Auckland.

AFC Events

Regular BBQs, visiting film festivals, trips, and any other organised events we're doing together.


Get the latest updates, trip reports and competition reviews, get insprired and stay informed!

About AFC

Learn more about what our club is all about, meet the committee and get in touch!

Join Auckland Freediving Club

AFC Members get access to pool training all year round as well as depth training over the summer months. We also hold regular events for members - from trips to information nights. On top of this members get access to discounts at some local dive shops.


AIDA freediving courses

AFC is home to a number of Freediving Instructors who can teach both AIDA and PADI Freediving courses.

"Really clear and informed guidance from Brad and Nicky on the Aida 3 course last weekend. I came away with a lot of new skills and information. It puts a lot of the pieces together."

Matt, AIDA 3 Star student


Latest Articles

New dates for the Pool Nats 2021!

New dates for the Pool Nats 2021!

We've set new dates for the AIDA Freediving NZ Pool Nationals 2021! 𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝟭𝟵 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 - 𝗦𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆, 𝟮𝟭 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟭 There are still going to be a few caveats, as Auckland will need to be at Alert Level 2 or possibly Alert Level 1 by then. Going in November allows the...

No training in Alert Level 4 or 3

No training in Alert Level 4 or 3

COVID-19 UPDATE We are not able to train in Alert Level 4 or 3. All training sessions and club gatherings are cancelled while we are in Alert Level 4 or 3. Following on from the Government announcement this evening, from 11.59pm tonight 17 August, all of New Zealand...

Pool Nationals 2021 SOLD OUT – Reserve tickets available

Pool Nationals 2021 SOLD OUT – Reserve tickets available

We sold out! Reserve tickets available for the 2021 AIDA Freediving New Zeland Pool Nationals.   What's a Reserve ticket? If you are still keen to enter, purchase and register as a reserve. If a space becomes available first in will be offered the slot. If no...