The Swimland Great Australia Day Swim

The Swimland Great Australia Day Swim is a community fundraising event and celebration conducted by The Rotary Club of Brighton in association with the Brighton Lifesaving Club.

Swimmers will compete in various swim events including the 200/300m Junior Dash for 7-12 YO Juniors , a 650m Intermediate Swim from the Brighton Marina to the beach and 2500m and 1400m Open Water swims around the pier and marina.

The event features live music and food.

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Key Details


26 January


From 9AM


Middle Brighton Pier
Middle Brighton Pier


Stuart McIntyre

Event Website

Paid Event

Australia Day Ambassador

John Bertrand AO
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John Bertrand AO skippered Australia II to victory in the 1983 America's Cup, ending 132 years of American supremacy. In 2010 and 2016, he won the world Etchells class sailing championships. John is the President of Swimming Australia

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