Byron Bay Winter Whales

On the first Sunday in May the Byron Bay Winter Whales hold their ocean swims across the pristine waters of Byron Bay. Raising thousands of dollars for local charities they are celebrating their fortieth year and still going strong. Read more about how you can participate.

Byron Bay Property Sales Ocean Swim Classic

The Byron Bay Property Sales Ocean Swim Classic is approximately 2.2 from Wategos Beach to Main Beach

Byron Bay Chocolate Co Dash

The Byron Bay Chocolate Co Dash, is designed for those who can competently swim approximately 800m from Clarkes Beach to Main Beach

Raising Money for Local Organisations & Groups

The Byron Bay Winter Whales Ocean Swims raise thousands of dollars each year for local charities throughout our community.

Swimming the Pristine Waters of the Cape Byron Marine Park

The Julian Rocks Nguthungulli Nature Reserve is a protected nature reserve that is located on the Julian Rocks in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, in Australia.

The Byron Bay Winter Whales Ocean Swim Events

First Sunday in May Every Year

We appreciate the patience of the ocean swimming community and all the Beneficiaries, Sponsors, workers and Supporters in the lead up to the day.

The Entry Process is scheduled to open on the 26th January each year. Participation in the Swim events will reflect up-to-date conditions of our State, Local Health District and Local Government Area, and we know that everyone will understand and appreciate this.

The Whales thank the people that contribute to our Club’s main aim of fund raising for charity.

Please check our FAQs page if you have any questions. If you cannot resolve your question here then contact us by email.