The 1400m Open Water Event
The 1400m course is from the Middle Brighton Pier, around the Royal Brighton Yacht Club marina and breakwater, to the beach in front of the Royal Brighton Yacht Club.
The pier, breakwater and the walkways provide an unrivalled spectator viewing area. Music and food stalls will be provided on the lawns adjoining the pier and baths.
The open water swims comprise male and female age groups and open events.
Swimmers will receive a colour-coded swim cap and a gear bag containing Cancer Council Sunscreen and a muesli bar. At the finish, swimmers will receive an Electrolyte Plus sports drink or water, fruit and frozen yoghurt.
The on-line entry price includes a raffle ticket for a travel and accommodation package to Bali and secondary prizes (total value $4,000), for the first 1,000 swimmers in the Open Water events. Other random prizes for swimmers will be drawn during the day
The first 1,000 entrants in the Open Water events will also receive a Swimland Great Australia Day Swim T Shirt.
- Registration Desk (for 1400m event) opens 9am
- Register and collect timing band at least 30 mts prior to each wave
- First swim wave 11am
- Open Divisions 11:40am
For detailed Swim Instructions, click here.