Bondi to Bronte Virtual Swim Overview



With Ocean Swims and other mass gatherings around the world postponed or cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Macquarie Bondi to Bronte Virtual Swim provides a way for the swimming community to stay connected.

To be part of this historical event swim 500m, 1km or 2.2kms anywhere in Australia, anytime between Saturday 5 and Sunday 13 December 2020.Think beyond the break and consider where you might swim – your imagination is the only limitation. Don’t have easy access to the ocean? What about a river or a lake, even a swimming pool? In fact we’d love to hear exactly where you plan to swim!


Participate anywhere in Australia between Saturday 5 December and Sunday 13 December 2020.
(the event spans 2 weekends to allow for participants to swim in the best possible conditions)


Entries open 12noon Thursday 1st October 2020! Enter online here.
Enter online by 1st November to have a limited-edition silicone swim cap posted to you prior to your swim.

The Entry Fee this year is only $20.For every entry $5 will go straight to our Charity partner, The Kids Cancer Project. You can also choose to fundraise, click here to find out more.


We will be regularly adding new information to our website including how to record your time and distance for the swim.We’ll also provide you with suggestions about how to map your course and swim safely.

Leading up to the event we will hold regular “spot prize draws’ so post a photo, tag your training partner & event sponsors to be eligible to win!


So make sure you follow us on socials and subscribe to our newsletter below. 

The VB2B newsletter will feature swim training programs, hints and tips set by elite swimmers via our swim Partner, Engine.


Let the journey begin.... get your entry in and get swimming!

Team VB2B


Bondi to Bronte Sponsor

macquarie ocean swim sponsor sydney

Event Partner

engine swim

world series swims

Charity Partner

the kids cancer project

Junior Swim Partner

Banana Boat