Buller District Council

Pulse Energy Recreation Centre

The Pulse Energy Recreation Centre (PERC) complex in Westport provides quality sports, recreation, and leisure facilities to the whole Buller community.

The rec centre is something we are extremely proud of! Our 25m 8-lane lap pool, hydrotherapy pool with ramp and leisure/toddlers pool will ensure all your aquatic needs are taken care of. Our qualified and experienced lifeguards along with the friendly customer service team will ensure you have a great experience.

Hydro therapy pool

Are you recuperating, rehabilitating or just want to relax in warmer water? Water exercise is ideal for stressed muscles, post-op, or for gentle exercise. Bring a friend, enjoy the music, and swim/walk your way to better health in a vibrant atmosphere. Water temp sits around 31.5 degrees. Easy ramp access.

Eight lane lap pool – for those wanting to walk, kick or swim their way to fitness. This pool is structured to cater for lap swimming with two lanes available most days during group or private hire times. Aqua-belts, noodles available on request, flippers hired for a small fee.

A membership to our fitness centre gives you access to our cardio equipment, resistance equipment, and group classes. Tackle your fitness goals head on with professional training and personalised programmes. Our qualified fitness trainers are highly experienced in all aspects of fitness.


PERC has a wide variety of facilities and resources available for hire. It’s a great venue for conferences, private functions, indoor/outdoor sporting events, meetings, fundraisers, and corporate events.

  • Meeting room
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Multi fitness room
  • Indoor court
  • Hockey turf
  • Aquatic centre/pool parties

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