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.

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.


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

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

Photos of the AIDA Freediving NZ Depth Nationals 2022

Photos of the AIDA Freediving NZ Depth Nationals 2022

We were very lucky to have several photographers with us at the Depth Nationals this year! Take a deep dive into the amazing underwater and topside shots by Kristine Zipfel Alexandra 'Sasha' Aksiuk...

Winter Training Schedule

Winter Training Schedule

With the end of Daylight Savings approaching at the beginning of April, we move to our winter training schedule. That means Thursday sessions will move to AUT. Keep an eye on Facebook, the training newsletter and the website for ad hoc lake sessions if you want to...

Get ready for the AGM 2022

Get ready for the AGM 2022   All AFC members are warmly invited to join our AGM on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Find all the details in the event linked above. Please RSVP (submit a booking) so we can plan ahead.