April 5, Jervis Bay, Australia

Jervis Bay Swim

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Jervis Bay Swim 2019

Arguably one of the most Scenic swims in the World – The Jervis Bay Swim takes place on April 5th.

With a variety of Swim distances this event is perfect for the first timer through to Athletes training for their first half or Full Ironman.

The Swim Takes place in Huskisson, and starts on the Famous White sand of Jervis Bay.

This year the start and finish line will been on the beach, allowing the crowds to create a sensational atmosphere.

If you are to do one swimming event this year – Make this is it and book early!

The Jervis Bay Swim is part of the Long Course Weekend Jervis Bay  and kicks off three days of intense competition for both amateurs and professionals. Located in the beautiful Jervis Bay the event offers a variety of swim distances including 3.8km, 1.9km & 950m.

Event Entry Pricing

So what does your entry get you?

  • Swim Cap
  • Race timing
  • LCW Gift
  • Jervis Bay Swim Medal

The Jervis Bay Swim is to be held on Friday 5th April 2019 and kicks off a weekend of mass participation in the Endurance Paradise of Jervis Bay. Be part of one of Australia’s most scenic swims, with 3.8km, 1.9km and 950m distances to choose from. Jervis Bay’s famous white-sand beaches and clear turquoise waters are amongst the safest and most beautiful in the world, resulting in The Jervis Bay Swim quickly becoming one of Australia’s bucket list swim events. By participating in the Jervis Bay Swim, everyone will receive a medal along with a Long Course Weekend trucker cap to wear with pride following the event. You will also receive a LCW branded swim cap to wear (and keep) during the event.

A scenic swim

The Jervis Bay Swim is set to be one of New South Wales’ biggest open water swimming events. With amazing scenery and plenty of sunshine, Jervis Bay is a great place to escape the winter blues and the perfect way to end your season of racing. This fun inclusive format is ideal for clubs, training groups and families to come along and enjoy the benefits of training and racing together.

Jervis Bay’s famous white-sand beaches and clear turquoise waters are amongst the safest and most beautiful in the world.

Coastal, marine and hinterland National Parks offer fantastic bushwalking, cycling tracks, Indigenous culture, camping spots, cliff-top lookouts and maritime heritage.

Teeming with native Australian wildlife, our resident dolphins play in the bay all year round. See kangaroos, wallabies, echidnas, wombats, and many rare bird & animal species in the wild.

One of the best places in Australia to witness whales on their annual migrations, humpbacks and southern right whales can be seen both offshore and inside the calmer waters of the bay from June through to November.

The many bay and ocean beaches, lagoons, secret coves and hidden creeks are perfect for swimming, kayaking, boating, fishing, standup paddle boarding and surfing.

Unspoiled coastal and country villages have local produce markets, boutique shops, art galleries and a terrific museum. The area boasts world-class cafes, restaurants, pubs, wine bars and a burgeoning music scene.

Jervis Bay is central to all the South Coast has to offer: Kangaroo Valley, Berry and Ulladulla all the same distance away and we are close to all the south coast wineries.

The swim offers a selection of distances:

The Swim Sprint

950m | Ages 14+  Enter Now

The Swim Middle

1.9km | Ages 18+  Enter Now

The Swim Long

3.8km | Ages 18+  Enter Now

Is it for Me?

The Jervis Bay Swim is inclusive and welcomes participants of all abilities, our briefings are informative and instructive, and our water safety team are on hand to help as and when required.

Whats the course like?

The Jervis Bay Swim course is a lapped course, offering swimmers the opportunity for a short 25m stretch on land between each lap of 950m. At this point, you’ll also have an opportunity to have a drink should you wish to, prior to commencing your next lap. 3.8km swim = 4 laps 1.9km swim = 2 laps 950m swim = 1 lap Swim maps can be found below.

Are there Awards?

We will be awarding trophies to those that place in their distance/gender. You can join us for the post-event welcome drinks at The Huskisson Hotel after the event where we’ll award trophies and interview some of the professional athletes participating throughout The Long Course Weekend. We’ll also officially welcome you to the Long Course Weekend.

Be Part of the Long Course Weekend

Long Course Weekend is a unique festival of sport that offers an unbeatable atmosphere. Over three days athletes can choose events from three disciplines (swim, bike, run) and multiple distances to create a tailor-made weekend course for their ability or training needs. We are delighted to be able to deliver an event that attracts swimmers, cyclists, runners and triathletes together for one weekend. We encourage you to get involved with some other disciplines throughout the weekend, with the choice of a variety of distances on offer each day.

Entry is currently available from $40. Join us in Jervis Bay on the 5th April and be part of something special.

Event Schedule

Please Click Here – Jervis Bay Swim Itinerary to view schedule.


*IMPORTANT: 30 minutes before your start in any of the disciplines or distances you must have collected your race number. For safety reasons, in case of non-compliance, you will not be allowed to start.


The Swim will take place on Huskisson Beach at the foot of White Sands Park - Hawke St & Nowra St, Huskisson NSW 2540

Swim Course Map

Interested in becoming a partner/sponsor?

If your company is interested in sponsoring the Jervis Bay Swim, we’d love to hear from you. Send us a quick email and we’ll get right back to you with some more information and our sponsorship brochure

Travel & Contact Information

All the swim events take part in Jervis Bay.

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Tel: +61 433 148 734

Email: info@lcwjervisbay.com


Participants and spectators can take advantage of the free public parking at White Sands Park. Alternatively, local residential streets have no parking restrictions however please consider local residents and park respectively.

Places To Stay

Make the most of your visit and stay the night. Accomodation information available here.

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