1km swim

If you are new to ocean swimming the 1km is a great distance for you. The shallow, flat course will give you the confidence to get involved and have a go.

Early bird - $30

Standard - $40

Late & On the day - $50

Start time: 8:05am

*Cut off time: 10:00am

*Must be 9 years or older on race day

Course subject to change.

2.5km swim

Course subject to change.

Our 2.5km option is just right for a fast n' flat hit out in a new location. With views of the Sydney Harbour coastline and famous Harbour Bridge this is one that you will definitely want to keep on your ocean swimming calendar.

Early bird - $40

Standard - $50

Late & On the day - $60

Start time: 8:10am

*Cut off time: 10:00am

*Must be 13 years or older on race day

GARMIN 5km swim

If you’re a seasoned pro set yourself a bigger challenge and take on the 5km distance. Who wouldn't want to explore one of the world's most famous harbour's for longer!

Early bird - $60

Standard - $70

Late & On the day - $80

Start time: 8:00am

*Cut off time: 10:00am

*Must be 16 years or older on race day.

Course subject to change.



We're joining forces with Swimming NSW and some of Sydney’s most iconic 5km open water events this Summer to create the Swimming NSW Summer Swim Leader Board!

Swimmers can earn points by competing in one or all of the five of the included races including ours. The more you enter, the more points you get! You do not need to be a member of Swimming NSW to enter any of the races and inclusion in the Summer Swim Leader Board is completely free!

Surfboard challenge

Get involved in our inaugural All-Australian 1km Surfboard challenge. We will be doing it the OneWave way and invite you to dress up in your brightest outfits, bring your biggest smiles and enjoy some saltwater therapy, just what the doctor ordered. Whether you are a serious paddler or complete rookie we invite you to join us for some fluro fun with your friends and family. Profits will go to OneWave.

Standard entry - $20

Start time -

Contenders: 9:50am

Anything goes: 10:00am

Prizes - 1st male & female across the line & best dressed.

*Cut off time: 11:00am

*Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult

*Please note: All shapes and size boards are welcome in the "ANYTHING GOES" category "BUT" to be a "CONTENDER" for the 1st place prize (male or female) your board must be of the "wave surfing" kind NOT surf club style racing paddle board or the like. It must also have a maximum length of 8 feet and be no thicker than 3 inches.