March 27, 2022 | Mooloolaba Beach, Sunshine Coast

Online entries for 2022 are available through the ENTER NOW button at the bottom of this page until 12:00pm on Saturday March 26.

Please read all of the below information carefully before completing your entry form (you’ll need credit card for payment).

Your entry fee includes:

  • Event T-shirt (or Mesh Cap for ‘Late Entries’)
  • Branded swim cap
  • Fresh fruit (finish line)
  • Digital Timing with Live Online Results



5pm Dec 13 5pm Mar 21 12pm Mar 26
800m Junior Giants $29.50 $34.50 $39.50
Mooloolaba Half Mile (800m) $39.50 $44.50 $49.50
Mooloolaba Mile (1.6km) $49.50 $54.50 $59.50
Mooloolaba 3.0 (3.0km) $49.50 $54.50 $59.50
Mooloolaba 5.0 (5.0km) $54.50 $59.50 $64.50


Discounts & Specials

In 2022, we again have some entry specials for the Moolooaba Mile, in addition to the Early Bird and Online rates listed above.

65+ Swimmers

  • Swimmers aged 65+ receive 25% discount on every event
  • CODE: 65PLUS


  • If you wish to enter more than one distance, please contact us for a discount code
  • 25% discount applies when you enter your second distance
  • Contact:


Age Categories (Results)

  • 800m Junior Giants: 10-15
  • Half Mile: 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
  • 1.6km, 3.0km, 5.0km:  12-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+


Wave Start Groups

Below are the wave start groups available. Each group will also be split into Male & Female waves.

  • Elite Wave: For Elite swimmers competing for overall places & prizemoney
  • Age Group Waves: Automatic unless you select the Elite / Mates
  • Mates Wave: Families & friends!


Wetsuit Policy

Wetsuits are not typically allowed in many ocean swimming events, however they are a great buoyancy aid that offer assistance to inexperienced or less confident ocean swimmers.

Wetsuits are permitted for swimmers entering into the Age Group and Mates Waves.

Wetsuits are not permitted for swimmers entering into the Elite Wave who are competing for overall prizes and prizemoney.

Event T-shirts

Your entry includes a free Event t-shirt.  Please select your size when completing your entry form.

Entries received after 12:00pm on Monday March 21 are a ‘Late Entry’ and will receive a Mesh Cap, instead of a T-Shirt.

Size Chart (cm)

**Order a larger size if in doubt, Mens & Womens range are slimfit tees

Width Height Width Height
XS 46 60 N/A N/A
S 46 70 41 64
M 51 73 43 67
L 56 76 47 69
XL 61 78 50 71
2XL 66 81 56 72

Refund Policy

Registrations are not transferable to other people.

In the event of extreme weather or a COVID related health order that impacts the delivery of the event, the whole event will be postponed to a later date and all entries will be automatically transferred to the new date.

If COVID related border restrictions prevent you from traveling to the event, you are eligible for a full refund or credit (less 5% booking + credit card fees)

Refunds for withdrawals will only be given pre-event if World Series Swims is notified by email SEVEN DAYS BEFORE EVENT DAY.

All refunds will incur a $10 administration fee per competitor. No refunds will be given WITHIN SEVEN DAYS OF EVENT DAY, this includes transfers from one distance to another.



Entries Close:

Online entries for 2021 close at 12:00pm (midday) Saturday March 26.

Day entries will not be available in 2022, so completing the online entry form is the only option this year.


Vaccination Status:

We are now pleased to confirm that QLD Health has approved us to welcome both vaccinated AND unvaccinated participants in this event.

However we do ask that every participant and attendee maintain physical distancing and COVID safe practices while in and around our event sites.

Thanks in advance for your cooperation.


Entry Form

IMPORTANT: In the online entry form you will be asked to agree to our Terms & Conditions – please take the time to read these as they include important conditions surrounding your participation in this event.

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