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

Current training and Level 1 reminders

Current training and Level 1 reminders

We're so glad to be back in Level 1 and training as usual! Since there has been a lot of changes recently, I'd like to put out a little reminder how training with AFC works at the moment. Level 1 reminders We currently don't have any cases of Covid-19 in the...

Tip of the Fortnight – 14th October

Tip of the Fortnight – 14th October

  BuoyancyWeighting yourself correctly and your buoyancy is key to enjoyable freediving for both pool and depth diving. The amount of weight you need to wear when freediving depends on a number of factors such as your weight, body composition, thickness of suit,...

Renew Your Membership

Renew Your Membership

It's time to renew your annual AFC membership. If you're currently an annual AFC member, your membership expires on 31 October (extended due to COVID-19 training restrictions). That means you need to pay your subs BEFORE 31 October to maintain status as an AFC annual...