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Cronulla Shark Island Swim
Distance: 2.3 km – 10.30 am start

Cronulla Beach Fun Swim
Distance: 1 km – 9.30 am start

Sunday 3 February 2019

Alternate date if swim is unable to be run on
Sunday 3 February will be Sunday 17 March 2019

On-line entries open NOW

Link to enter the 2.3km swim online Link to enter the 1km swim online Link to enter the 1km and 2.3km swims online

On-line entries close 4.00 pm
Saturday 2 February 2019

Late registrations will be available on race day
at Cronulla Surf Life Saving Club.

1 km Fun Swim: 8.00 am till 9.00 am
2.3 km Shark Island Swim: 8.00 am till 10.00 am
A late registration fee of $10 will be charged
in addition to the above entry fees.

Link to the Sharrk Island Swim Facebook page Follow the link to our Facebook page for updates and information on the Cronulla SLSC Shark Island Swim.

Link to the 2019 results

The 2019 Cronulla Shark Island Swim
results will be posted on the above link
after 12.30pm on Sunday 3 February.


Minimum age for the 1 km swim is 10 years old.
Minimum age for the 2.3 km swim is 13 years old.


1 km SWIM
9.30 am 2 WAVES – UNDER 40YRS/OVER 40YRS


Between flags on Cronulla Beach. The flags will be about 10 metres up the beach from the waters edge.


Disabled assistance is available for entry/exit of water for both swims. Please request this assistance when signing in on the day.


There will be inflatable rescue boats, jet skis and board paddlers patrolling the course. Each swimmer is responsible for his or her own physical condition and enters this event at their own personal risk. Any swimmer who is still in the water after 90 minutes will be asked to default and will be transported to shore.

A swimmer deemed incapable of completing the course may be brought to shore at any time at the absolute discretion of the Water Safety Manager.


Swimmers must wear only conventional swimming costumes made from lycra and/or polyester. Costumes must contain no neoprene or any other ‘high tech’ material or substance or any material with any flotation support. Male swimmers must wear only briefs with no arms, legs or any part of the costume covering their body above the waist. Female swimmers must wear either one or two piece costumes with no arms or legs.

If you choose to wear a wetsuit or swimsuit with flotation support, you will be ineligible for any prizes.


Major awards will be presented at the conclusion of the race in the Tony Purcell Memorial Room, upstairs in Cronulla SLSC at approximately 12.15pm.


Please contact the Race Convenor, Kieran Day on 0409 523 215 or fill out the contact form on the Enquiries page.