Thankyou for signing up as a volunteer. Please refer to the volunteer briefing document for an overview of your role on the day.
If you have any questions about your role on the day, please contact Paul Watchman.
Race Director - Stephen Ford
Event Manager - John Guise
Bondi Beach Manager - Kimberly Johns Bondi Volunteer Manager - Paul Watchman
Bronte Beach Manager - Peter Butcher Bronte Volunteer Manager - Mandi O'Sullivan-Jones
Water Safety Managers -
Bronte: Warren Whillier
Bondi: Anthony Mossman
The Bondi to Bronte would not be possible without the amazing and dedicated volunteers whom are committed to ensuring all swimmers and supporters have a wonderful and memorable swim.
To encourage participation and to acknowledge your commitment and support of the event, all volunteers are eligible for patrol hours, get an Event Crew T-Shirt, breakfast, lunch and a complimentary drink in the Club bar after the event.
This is a mass participation event we are incredibly proud to host. An event of this nature means that rain hail or shine all volunteers must turn up no matter what the conditions at 6am, so please ensure you arrive for your designated shift and we'll inform you of any changes in plan!
Bondi Beach registration and beach set up teams are offered transport leaving from Bronte Beach at 6.15am SHARP.
Please be at Bronte from 6:00am to help load the buses, mark your names off and receive your volunteer merchandise.
The teams operating at Bondi are the beach set up team, the registration and merchandise team.
All Bronte crew need to be on site from 7:00am which involves the following areas:
Craft Water Safety Managers: Warren Whillier & Anthony Mossman
Boards - all Bronte SLSC boards will need to be used for the event. Please ensure all boards are returned to the Club by 1st December. Please note that all locked boards will need to be available for use on the day.
All volunteers from other SLSC's THANK YOU for helping out and please BRING A BOARD WITH YOU! We need as many boards on the water as we can get, all Bronte boards will be utilised on the day by Bronte SLSC members.
There will be three shifts of water safety, you will be advised which group you are allocated to the week prior to the event.
JOS & Bronte Bay water safety briefing commences at Bronte Beach at 7:30am
Bondi to Bronte water safety briefing commences at Bronte Beach at 9:15am
All water safety MUST bring the following with them:
We want you to be fully fueled up and thoroughly enjoy the day so we have organised breakfast, lunch and complimentary drink in the club after the event.
To ensure all eligible volunteers receive their patrol hours you must be checked off on the sign on sheet - prior to starting your volunteer shift. You will also be issued with a volunteer wristband for food & drinks & event t-shirt and cap thanks to our sponsor the Macquarie Group.
Hot food and snacks will be available for all volunteers throughout the day.
Please come down to Bronte from 3:00pm on Saturday the 3rd for 1-2 hours to help us get all the beach infrastructure set up, this will make the
B2B morning much easier to manage.
The Bondi to Bronte Swim is a great event to meet new people, catch up with old friends and enjoy a great community event. We welcome all members, friends and family of Bondi and Bronte to assist us put on this great event.
We want all volunteers to enjoy your day as much as the swimmers - much effort has been made to ensure that volunteers are cared for. Please contact us if you would like to help out on the day.
B2B merchandise on sale with
the iconic B2B logo, and all proceeds go to Bronte Surf Life Saving Club!
Get all the news, goss and updates on this years Ocean Swim from Event Management.