Open Water Swim

Event Information

Event / Entry Fee

Open Water Swim (Female)     $20                                
Open Water Swim (Male)         $20

Age Code / Description

18     18 – 29 Inclusive (Female)  
18     18 – 29 Inclusive (Male)
30     30 – 39 Inclusive (Female)
30     30 - 39 Inclusive (Male)
40     40 – 49 Inclusive (Female)
40     40 - 49 Inclusive (Male)
50     50 – 59 Inclusive (Female)
50     50 - 59 Inclusive (Male)
60     60 – 69 Inclusive (Female)
60     60 - 69 Inclusive (Male)
70+    70 Years and Over (Female)
70+    70 Years and Over (Male)


Sheila Langley
Industry Development Coordinator, Life Saving Victoria
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A 2km ‘Open Water’ swim starting and finishing on the beach at Eastern Beach, Geelong.

Venue, Date and Time

Eastern Beach Reserve, Geelong on Wednesday 17th March 2021 with registration from 8.30am, swim starts 9.00am.

A map of the course will be provided to all participants prior to the race

Special Instructions

  • Swim caps will be provided
  • Wetsuits may be worn.
  • No fins, boards, snorkels, floatation gear or personal support teams.
  • Event officials shall have the final authority to remove a competitor if the competitor is judged to be physically incapable of continuing the event without risk of injury. 

Please ensure that you have a suitable level of fitness for this event.

Other Information

Water safety will be provided by Life Saving Victoria (LSV) and change facilities are available at Eastern Beach Pavillion.

Medal Presentation will be held following the conclusion of the swim. Parking is available at Eastern Beach.

Further information will be available and updated on the Games website.

N.B. The event will be cancelled if the weather and water conditions are deemed to be unsafe by the Sports Co-ordinators.

Entry Form Information

As the per the General Information & Conditions of Entry.

A COVID Safe Plan will be implemented for this event.

Boating Activity Exemption from Maritime Safety Victoria - see attachment below.

Aps Group
Ambulance Vic
Criminal Intellegence Commision
Border Force
Australian Federal Police
Ausgov Agriculture
Volunteer Coastguard
Prison Services
Department of Transport
Vic Enviro Land Water
Department of Home Affairs
Esta 000
Life Saving Vic
Fire Rescue Vic
Parks Vic
Vic Fisheries
Royal Flying Doctor
St John
Sheriffs Office Vic
Victoria Police
Agriculture Victoria