Australia Day Aquathon - Australia's fav swim 'n' run

Australia Day Aquathon - Australia's fav swim 'n' run


Cliff Road
Wollongong 2500, NSW


Australia Day Aquathon- swim run all age fun








Welcome to Australia's favourite swim and run, The 2020 MMJ Australia Day Aquathon and The Warrigal "Australia Day" Walk-Run-Roll.

2020 will be our 21st anniversary with a huge fun-filled event planned - so lock in SUNDAY 26 JAN Wollongong harbour

The Australia Day Aquathon is Australia's premier swim n run and all round fun community event held annually on Australia Day, the 26th January. Located only 1 hour south from Sydney the picture-perfect Wollongong Harbour provides a spectacular backdrop and safe venue.


A huge all age audience take part; novice, kids, elite athletes and anyone in between. And for those whom prefer a more leisurely morning the 4km fun run and walk is your option,

Four ‘swim and run’ distances are on offer with the hugely popular Kids Aqua  (200m/2k) to the Mini (200m/2k), Short (400m/3k) and Long (900m/7k).

Individual or relay with a mate.


Historic Wollongong Boat harbour provides a spectacular swim venue and backdrop, with a sensational coastal run along the blue-mile. Aquathon is proud to support local non for profits and charities and is celebrated by thousands whom come to take part, support or cheer on the sidelines. Events kick off with the MMJ Australia Day Aquathon from 8am to 10am, and rounds off with the Warrigal Fun Run, Walk, Roll at 10am. Then the fun continues afterwards, as Wollongong harbour plays host to a huge Australia Day festival. Kick off your Australia Day experience like no other and join in.

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Kids: $35 to adults $40-70
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Kid Friendly
Ocean Swim
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Illawarra Aquathon
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Address line 1
Greenacre Road
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0413 862676
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