Take part in an ocean swim on the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a full day out on the reef with Sunlover that includes briefings, warm-up, the race, merchandise packages, photography, lunch, a semi-submarine tour, snorkelling, scuba diving, presentations and drinks.
All swimmers must be competition swimmers and able to comfortably swim the distances entered. No buoyancy or swimming aids, such as fins, snorkels or pull buoys are permitted on the 3km or 5km swims, or the relay. The 1km Swim the Reef event does allow the use of these swimming aids.
The 2023 Race is taking place at Moore Reef on 21st October.
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