If you have ever wanted to try an ocean swim, then this event is for you! The Shellharbour Ocean Swim is one of the nicest and most picturesque set of ocean swims in New South Wales.
Leave the sandy foreshore of Sellharbour Boat Harbour heading through the boat harbour entrance, then swim out and north around Cowries headland, follow the foreshore to Cunji Rock Platform and on to main patrolled beach at North Shellharbour.
Fine and mild autumn conditions prevail at this time of the year water temperatures are still favourable for swimmers, and wetsuits are not generally required.
Ocean Swim categories consist of Open male and Open female, male and female divisions under 18, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 plus. (Minimum age 13years.)
There will be a "Anything Goes Category for those who wish to wear fins, fancy dress, snorkels, wetsuits and whatever as long as it is legal!
Wetsuit swimmers only qualify for the All Age Anything Goes Category.
Participants will only be eligible for one divisional prize, Open male and open female 1st $250, 2nd $150, 3rd $75.
Age Groups: 1st, 2nd & 3rd i each age group & gender group to receive a prize.
Junior Swim 400m off the beach - 12 years & under only. $15 entry - prizes for male and female placegetters.
FIRST TIMERS ENCOURAGED!
Event Days and TimesOn Sunday 5th April 2020
8:00 am Save to calendar
Junior swim entry $15.00
Online main swim entry $35.00
Registration on the day main swim $45.00
At Shellharbour Surf Lifesaving Club
Junction Road, Shellharbour NSW 2529, Australia
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