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Bussleton Jetty Swim

The Busselton Jetty Swim is a premier ocean swim around the iconic Busselton Jetty in the south west of Western Australia. Since 1996, the Busselton Jetty Swim has grown from a local event to an internationally recognized event attracting in excess of 2000 competitors!

The Busselton Jetty Swim 2017 event will take place over 2 days with entertainment, activities and family-friendly fun, with the swim taking place on the morning of Sunday 12th February 2017.

Saturday – 2.30pm to 8.30pm (entertainment, dinner, free community concert)
Sunday – 6.00am to 2.00pm (Busselton Jetty Swim)

The course is a 3.6 km swim around the Busselton Jetty. Solo and relay teams of two and four are welcome.

Be a part of the atmosphere and enjoy the festivities at the best jetty swim in the world!

The weekend includes a full programme of fun and entertainment embracing the community of Busselton and the South-West.  It is intended to deliver a weekend of affordable, inclusive, diverse and engaging activities catering for every age, agenda and ability.  Just some of the events on the programme include:

  • Saturday afternoon entertainment and a pre-swim Carbo Load Dinner on the foreshore
  • FREE community concert on the foreshore on the Saturday evening with performances from Fisher Boy, The Brow and Australian Army Band
  • 6km Busselton Jetty Swim 2017
  • Kids Swim and Kids Carnival
  • Community Challenge
  • FREE games and activities for the kids including the Beach Classic Games
  • FREE community entertainment and family concert on Sunday afternoon featuring Australian icon, Shannon Noll.
  • Official awards ceremony
  • FREE Dragon Boat Exhibition Race
  • Busselton Runners Club Half Marathon, Fun Run and Walk (5kms to 21kms) – Partner Organisation
Earlier Event: February 11
Southwest Craft Beer Festival
Later Event: February 14
Tim Whitty Underwater Dining Experience