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Ocean Swims Calendar › Sydney Ocean Swims

Sydney, capital of New South Wales and the home of ocean swimming, has some of the world’s best and most popular beaches for ocean swims, some just a short distance from the CBD, including the famous Bondi Beach and surfing Mecca Manly.

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November 2017

Narrabeen ocean swim challenge

4 November 2017
Narrabeen Beach Narrabeen NSW
Narrabeen,New South Wales2101Australia

The Narrabeen ocean swim challenge is one of the shorter events on the ocean swim circuit, and one that can really get people hooked on the sport.

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Cook Community Classic, Cronulla ocean swim

18 November 2017
South Cronulla Beach Cronulla NSW
Cronulla,New South Wales2230Australia

The Cook Community Classic is a day out at Cronulla for the family, with two swims available on the day: a 1km swim and a 2km swim, as well as a beach soccer tournament, a community carnival, fundraising raffle, gala charity dinner, and even a pollie paddle.

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Dawny To Cockatoo swim

19 November 2017
Dawn Fraser Pool Balmain NSW
Balmain,New South Wales2041Australia

The Dawny to Cockatoo Swim is a chance to dive into Sydney’s history. The crux of the swim is the lap around Sydney’s UNESCO world-heritage listed site, Cockatoo Island.

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December 2017

North Curl Curl 3 Points Challenge & ocean swim

2 December 2017
North Curl Curl Beach Curl Curl NSW
Curl Curl,New South Wales2099Australia

North Curl Curl Beach is the host of a one-of-a-kind event, comprising of three very different challenges: The 3 Points Challenge, a 2km ocean swim and the Invitational Dash for Cash.

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Coogee to Bondi – 5 beaches ocean swim

9 December 2017
Coogee Beach Coogee NSW
Coogee,New South Wales2034Australia

A rare, but becoming increasingly popular, 5km ocean swim that spans five of Sydney’s eastern beaches: Coogee, Clovelly, Bronte, Tamarama and Bondi. Limited to 300 swimmers.

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January 2018

Newport Pool to Peak ocean swim

7 January 2018
Newport Beach Newport NSW
Newport,New South Wales2106Australia

The Newport Pool to Peak Ocean Swim is one of the first ocean swim events in the New Year, and a great chance to kick the new year’s resolution into gear, and hit the water.

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The Big Swim: Palm To Whale Beach

28 January 2018
Palm Beach Palm Beach NSW
Palm Beach,New South Wales2108Australia

The Big Swim from Palm Beach to Whale Beach is arguably the premier event on the ocean swim calendar and also the last leg of the Pittwater ocean swim series

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February 2018

Shark Island ocean swim

4 February 2018
South Cronulla Beach Cronulla NSW
Cronulla,New South Wales2230Australia

Don’t let the name put you off, this 2..3km swim is a beauty! Just think about what your friends will say when you tell them you swam around ‘Shark Island’! There’s also a 1km swim.

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June 2018

Mona Vale Winter Solstice ocean swim

17 June 2018
Mona Vale Beach Mona Vale NSW
Mona Vale,New South Wales2103Australia

Mona Vale Surf Club’s annual Winter Solstice swim starting at Bongin Bongin Bay north of the pool and finishing around the headland at Mona Vale Beach.

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