Learn to swim the Mermaid way…

Mermaid Swim Academy (MSA) was established in 2005 by “Mermaid” herself (Joanna Kyriazakos). It has become one of the most beloved, renowned and best swim schools in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney.

MSA offers swimming lessons in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney starting from Parent & Babies all the way through to Learn to Swim, Stroke Development and Junior Swim Squads. MSA is unique from other swim schools as we conduct all our lessons in a natural saltwater environment at the Bondi Icebergs Pool. In addition to traditional swim lessons and training, we also offer a range of open water tuition including surf awareness, surf swimming and in particular the highly successful Surf Sports Nipper Training Camps.

Celebrating 15 years of instilling confidence and happiness in young swimmers.

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Mermaid Swim Academy aims to give families confidence, happiness and peace of mind in our ocean backyard.

We do this by creating waves with confident swimmers.

We believe Mermaid Swim Academy provides each student with the opportunity to develop and master the invaluable life skill of learning to swim.

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EFFICIENT

we get the most out of your child in their class


FOCUSED

small classes to develop stronger relationships between students and teachers


FAMILY

we cater for our customers’ needs both in the water and out


ENTHUSIASTIC

highly skilled and appropriately qualified swimming teachers