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Balmoral Swim For Cancer

Hooked on the Balmoral Swim for Cancer since high school

Beachside Radiology Coffs Coast Ocean Swims

Brooke Hanson flying high ahead of Coffs Coast swim

The Aussies 2km Ocean Swim

Your chance to be an Aussies athlete for a day

Barney Mullins Swim Classic (Freshwater)

Captain Christie Ocean Swim

The Swim Bass Coast (Swim The Island)

Werri Point ocean swimmer finds a message in a bottle ahead of Captain Christie swim

Newport To Avalon Swim

Hotondo Broulee Bay to Breakers Ocean Swim hits record numbers

Sharkskin Caves Beach Ocean Swim

The Sydney Skinny

Swum 1km? Here’s why you should swim 2km

City Ford Sydney Bondi Blue Water Challenge

5 reasons you’re not seeing results in your training (and how to turn this around)

Bondi adds exciting new distance to the program

A Malabar magical family affair

Murray Rose Malabar Magic

“Before it was a thing”: Rhett Sampson’s colourful life of ocean swimming

Wind & Waves Festival set to be a weekend of fun at Kiama

AQUA Festival set to hold Pride ocean swim ay Manly this Saturday

Cole Classic

7 News Sydney Cronulla Shark Island Swim

Macquarie Big Swim

Nobbys 2 Newcastle Ocean Swim

Events to try this Australia Day holiday

Sydney Harbour Splash joining the cause to cure Dementia

‘Best enjoyed with friends’ say Mona Vale swimming threesome

Coogee SLSC taking on a new direction with Coogee Ocean Events

5 New Year’s resolutions for ocean swimmers

Newport Pool To Peak

A swimmer’s guide to reef-safe sunscreens

Yamba Ocean Swim

Entered an event? Here’s what to pack in your gear bag

Summer holiday ocean swim events

Younger Veterans connecting over an ocean swim and coffee at Terrigal

Warriewood Ocean Swim

Need inspiration? From novice to ultra-marathon swimmer in a few years

North Bondi’s trailblazing female lifesaver still crewing the registration desk after 20 years

The ClearView Buckler to Bergs Ocean Swim

Splash Wollongong

Fremantle Swim Thru Celebrates 100th Anniversary

North Curl Curl True 3 Points Challenge & True Mile Ocean Swim

A tradition waiting to happen: 21 years of Bondi to Bronte

Olympics in sight for three stars of open water looking to shine at Bondi to Bronte

Macquarie Bondi to Bronte Ocean Swim

Preparing for the inevitable bluebottle sting

Bateau Bay Bowlo Toowoon Bay Ocean Swim

Coogee Island Challenge

Cook Community Classic

The Balmain Sports Medicine Dawny to Cockatoo Challenge

Umina Take 3 Ocean Swim

Dawny to Cockatoo back after a three-year hiatus

Scomo excited for return of the Shire’s Cook Community Classic

The 3 Points Challenge experience (Incl. 4-week training plan)

North Curl Curl True 3 Points Challenge & True Mile Ocean Swim

Coalcliff surf club launches ocean swimming club

How to enjoy your first ocean swim

Why active holidays are more popular than ever

The right pool training equipment for the job

Cairns local conquers 27km Green Island to Cairns ocean crossing

How to negotiate choppy water conditions

Getting your season off to a flying start

Cold Water Club invigorates and empowers community

British Triathletes learning from Aussie Surf Superstar

Swimming-Induced Pulmonary Edema

Why your fingers go wrinkly after a swim

A swimmers guide to surfer’s ear

Damien Bridger: Navigating big surf after an acquired brain injury

Great value wetsuits under $350

Top 3 winter swimming getaways (you can still do this year)

Take your neoprene to the next level with these three thermal accessories

Swim Coats: Keeping warm, dry and cosy out of the water 

The Afterdrop phenomenon experienced by cold water swimmers

Top 5 ways to warm up after a cold swim

The history of the Magnetic Island to Townsville Swim

Winter swimming clubs the soul of the cold water community

Where’ Australia’s cold water swimmers, swim (and you can too)

A beginners guide to open water swimming wetsuits

The tradition of celebrating Winter Solstice with a chilly swim

A full day’s experience awaits this year’s Great Barrier Reef swimmers

5 of the best ocean pools in Sydney’s Northern Beaches 

Michael Klim gearing up for Swim the Gold Coast

Have Box Jellyfish made their way to Sydney?

South Head Roughwater becomes a family tradition

James Pittar: Conquering the marathon swimming world blind

Terrigal ocean swim groups share DNA

The Tim Garrett ‘Extreme Endurance’ Project

New Coogee Aquathlon in a scenic wonderland

Ocean lover ready to take on Barney Mullins Swim Classic

Caves Beach Swim is a hidden gem

McKeon name runs deep at South Maroubra

5 tips for balancing Easter and ocean swimming

Easter long weekend swims

Why Rix reckons the Tilbury Classic is the ultimate community swim

How to look after your hair when ocean swimming

Cooly Classic: The swim that everybody needs to do at least once

Club to Club: An epic swim you can make your personal Everest

It’s a family affair at Coffs for local coach 

Larrikin Surfer Swaps Board For Budgies In Warriewood

Big shoes to fill for a younger Koorey at Balmoral

Whippet’s 24hr Swim

Whippet set to take on 24hr Swim for Ocean Heroes

Q & A: Three swimmers joining Bondi to Bronte’s 21st birthday celebrations

Brandon-Cooper’s swim team repping Shore at Balmoral  

Young swimmer to escape croc-infested waters to swim the 5km at Bondi to Bronte

Era’s shack community has welcome mat out for ocean swimmers

132 swimmers take on Australia’s largest rip

U24: Melbourne’s new ultra-marathon swim

From zero to Channel hero for health

Brooke Hanson: It’s all Hanson deck for this Starlight swimming family

Josie Page chasing uncle’s Rottnest Channel crossing record

Splash Wollongong celebrates 10th anniversary: How the event has evolved

Water-loving Sophie Windle swimming 50km for sick kids during February 

World Champion triathlete Melissa Hauschildt shares her top training tips

Dori Miller: Still got it and handing it to the young guns

80 year old fits a lifetime of ocean swimming into a decade

WA amphibious adventurer conquers Everest and English Channel

Olympic water polo player Nathan Power swaps chlorine for the Magic of saltwater

Rainbow kid to tackle third consecutive Malabar Magic

Disability not a barrier to enjoying Magic first ocean swim

Ned Wieland: “I want to be the youngest to tick off the Oceans Seven”

Craig Judge:  A psycho swimming amputee who found his Shark Island community

Aussie Swimming Legend Kieren Perkins shares his tips for Starlight Super Swimmers

Since the ’80s: Experience to lead the way in The Big Swim 

K & Coffee: Much more than a swim group

Whippet steps out from behind the camera to conquer the English Channel for charity

How to get back into swimming after a break

Lauren Tischendorf: first women to swim around Lord Howe Island

Mona Vale swim named in memory of club legend Janice Mason

Billy Swim hooks junior swimmer into a life of ocean swimming

Who wears them better? Groups who’ve upped their swimsuit game

What’s next for the Queen of the Channel?

New Year’s resolutions for ocean swimmers

Nobbys to Newcastle Ocean Swim: One of the prettiest ocean swims you’ll do

Warriewood to Mona Vale Ocean Swim back in 2022

Blackmores Billy Swim to showcase picturesque Bilgola Beach

The Booth, bet and bottle of whiskey that created the Captain Christie swim

Relive Captain Christie’s 1882 swim challenge 

Yamba ocean swimmer, 80, learns to swim at 67, gets bronze medallion at 71

Scaled-down Great Victorian Swim Series back for 2021/2022

Holiday ocean swim events in every state

How to keep your training on track these holidays

Every ocean swim course explained

Top Marathon Swims in Australia

Bondi Lifeguard Dean Gladstone and the breath of life for ocean swimmers

Larrikin Surfer Swaps Board For Budgies In Warriewood

The Australian Triple Crown: An analogy for life and recovery

Oceanswims Shop

The re-birth of open water swimming in Port Phillip Bay

Sydneysider breaks Chloe McCardel’s record at Bondi Beach for mental health

For The Joy Of The Ice Mile

Plans To Build More Harbour-Side Pools Along Sydney Harbour Announced

Narrabeen Kicks Off English Channel Butterfly Attempt

5 of the best NSW North Coast ocean pools

6 tips to prepare for your first ocean swim 

Bucket List Ocean Swims: Australia

Health Benefits of Ocean Swimming

5 reasons to get into ocean swimming

Under the light of the moon: A sensory overload greets adventurous ocean swimmers