Own a Fish N Flips - Fish N Flips Swim School

Own your own Fish N Flips

At Fish N Flips we look at swimming differently, with our structured play approach. Our team of industry leaders are energetic, optimistic and love to make a real impact to the lives of little fish, the world over. Our classes maximise movement, promote curiosity and support swimmers in building confidence & swimming abilities. With a service structure created to keep lesson management simple with the customer in mind & comfortable purpose built facilities, we know families love every aspect of their Fish n Flips experience.

What you'll love!

Our tech, systems, procedures, and support cover site selection, project management, equipment, and business planning. Simplify your journey and focus on making your swim school a splashing success with us!

Our website, venue design, and teaching philosophy bring a fun and playful environment to our customers, employees and franchisees. We are here to do things a bit differently to create a swim school experience that everyone loves.

Launching a new business and scaling to profitability is daunting. Our team of experts are here to support you with launch strategy, marketing & community activation, recruitment, training & onboarding so you and your team are ready, day one.

"As long-time operators of swim schools, we were looking for an organisation that could help take away all of the stress and pain points of running a swim school."

- Kristen Speechley (Fish N Flips Franchisee)

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Our recruitment process


Application & profile

At Fish N Flips our team of industry leaders are energetic, optimistic and love to make a real impact to the lives of little fish which is why it is very important to us that we find the right person. You will be asked to complete an application form and compatibility profile to assess if you are aligned with the Fish N Flips brand.


The numbers

Successful candidates who pass profiling will be provided a cashflow overview to understand how the business works. You can use this to build out your own cashflow to understand ROI and the present opportunity.


Meet the team

This is your chance to ask Fish N Flips Franchisees any questions you may have. It also allows you to accurately build out your cashflow with a good understanding of how the business operates off-paper.


Due diligence

To complete your Due Diligence you will be provided with; a draft franchise agreement, Disclosure document and Franchise code of conduct, a list of franchisees and site visits, and a finance broker introduction.


Meet the CEO

Now’s your time to meet founders, the leaders of Fish N Flips. They will be eager to get to know you, and they will give you the final sign off on your franchise agreement, awarding you the rights to open your very own swim school.


Franchise agreement

The final step! It’s time to sign your franchise agreement document and celebrate your new business venture with Fish N Flips!

Franchise FAQ's

A total investment into owning a Fish N Flips franchise ranges from $550,000 – $700,000. You need access to between $275,000 and $350,000 in either cash, equity, or both. Are you ready to invest in your future?

You don’t need to have experience in the industry, but having a passion and dedication for working with kids and impacting their lives is a must!

Our project development team will take charge in your venue’s construction from initial designs through to final stage fitout. The team will manage contractors and the sourcing of your essential equipment up until your venue is ready for launch. While this process unfolds, our General Manager will keep you involved through monthly updates and site visits. During the construction phase, our team will commence your training and onboarding plan so you are ready to dive in day one.

Fish N Flips values people safety, from our franchisees, our staff and our little fish. To ensure we protect our people we have developed an extensive range of policies and procedures based on our years of industry experience and industry standards. You can be assured, our safety policies are in depth with our team allowing a significant allocation of time during your training and onboarding to make you aware and comfortable.

Someone who likes to have fun and create engaging/enjoyable aquatic experiences.
They aren’t afraid to lead from the front and get their fins in on the action; whether that be teaching, leading the administrative function or keeping the venue clean and pristine.


Drop us a line for more information

If you are passionate about making a real difference to the lives of little fish, keen on flexibility and seeking financial independence we are the right franchise for you. We are now taking enquiries for locations throughout Australia and New Zealand with territories that fit target audience requirements in emerging regions.