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Rottnest Channel Swim

02 February 2023

Experience one of Western Australia’s most iconic events - The South32 Rottnest Channel Swim is a 19.7km open water swim from Cottesloe Beach (Mudurup) to Rottnest Island (Wadjemup).

Be part of the action

Whether competing as a solo, duo or group of swimmers, the South32 Rottnest Channel Swim is a team event with all participants surrounded by a support network of paddlers, boat skippers and crew.

For full event details, including how to register, briefing dates and advice for training and preparation, head to the South32 Rottnest Channel Swim website.

Cheer from the sidelines

Conquering the Channel Swim is no easy feat. Be there to cheer on the swimmers and support crews as they cross the finish line and celebrate their achievement at Thomson Bay.

The best vantage points to see the participants arrive are:

  • The beach in front of Isola  
  • The grassed area in front of Island Gypsy  
  • The mezzanine area above the Visitor Centre 
  • The Fuel Jetty

Continue the fun in Freo

Make a night of it and book a stay in Fremantle.

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