Great Barrier Reef Ocean Swim Heron Island

Great Barrier Reef Ocean Swim Heron Island

The Great Barrier Reef Swim is held annually in conjunction with at Heron Island.

Whether you are an accomplished swimmer or complete novice, all swimming levels are catered for with an emphasis on having fun and simply enjoying the stunning marine life in crystal clear waters. Stunning coral gardens and sea creatures great and small flourish in abundance and colour, making Heron Island an ideal place for swimmers.

Accompanied by well-known, highly respected coaches as well as a vast array of marine life, there is no better place to swim around an island right on the Great Barrier Reef than at Heron Island.

Guests must be 15 years or older to participate in the one kilometre and three kilometre swim events. Guests aged 15 to 18 years of age can participate with guardian’s consent. They will be required to complete a swim clinic with swim coach, Graeme Brewer, for him to assess capability. He will have final word on whether they can enter the race.

Space is limited, so get in quick. The entire resort is turned over to ocean swimmers for The Great Barrier Reef Swim.


1800 837 185


, Heron Island, Queensland 4680 Australia