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Event Programme


The SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2022 will be held on Sunday 13th February with family entertainment for all ages on the Busselton Beachfront from Saturday 12th February.  A printable version for 2022 is now available by clicking on the button at the bottom of this page.


SATURDAY 12th February 2022 - SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2022 check-in, Carbo' Loading dinner, entertainment and more.

10:00am - 6:00pm

SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim - SWIMMER CHECK-IN (Main swim, Relays, 1 Mile Swim to Shore and Kids Swim)

NOTE: Pre-set check-in times will appear on swimmers' e-Ticket.  Please come on time - shorten the line!

Check-in Marquees west of The Equinox
5:00pm - 8:30pm Carbo' Loading Dinner supplied by The Equinox @f $15 per head The Equinox and foreshore

6:00pm - 9:15pm

Busselton Jetty Swim Live Entertainment

Busselton foreshore amphitheatre precinct

6:00pm - 6:10pm Welcome to Country and formalities
6:10pm - 7:00pm Battle of the Bands - FINALS
7:00pm - 8:00pm Baker Boys Band
8:00pm - 9:10pm Mama Kin
9:10pm - 9:15pm Battle of the Bands finalist announced
9:15pm  Live entertainment concludes
Please note: Busselton Jetty is closed to the public from 5:00pm Saturday until 5:00am Sunday
SUNDAY 13th February 2022 - SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2022, 1 Mile Swim, Beach Classic Games, Kids Swim,  presentations, entertainment and more

6:00am - 7:00am

SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim Swimmer Check-in  (Main Swim, Relays, 1 Mile Swim to Shore and Kids Swim)

Check-in Marquees west of The Equinox
7:00am - 1:00pm Food and information stalls from local Busselton community and sporting groups Foreshore / Various
7:15am Briefing for Swimmers (main swim) Near start area
7:30am Swimmers proceed to start East side of main Jetty
7:20am - 11:30am Helicopter patrol surveillance Waters surrounding Busselton Jetty
7:45am Official welcome to the event - Welcome to Country Beach end of Jetty
7:50am Australian National Anthem by Emma Nisbet
Beach end of Jetty

Countdown to start - Kat Rafferty, President of Busselton Allsports Inc / Busselton Jetty Swim


SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim - Race Start

 Beach/rolling starts from 8:01am

Follow the ramp to the start line at beach (east side of many jetty)

8:00am Solo swimmers - Gold swim cap
8:01am Solo swimmers - Silver swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Dark Green swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Orange swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Green swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Aqua swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Purple swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Red swim cap
  Solo swimmers - Pink swim cap
  2 person relay -  Blue caps
  4 person relay - White caps


First swimmer approaches

Finish line west of swimming jetty
8:45am - 11:00am MC's welcome the finishing swimmers across the line Finish line west of swimming jetty
9:00am One Mile Swim to Shore participants to commence walking out to the end of the jetty  
9:30am - 1:00pm Free foreshore family fun activities  


One Mile Swim to Shore commences

Underwater Observatory Ramp, west side of Busselton Jetty
10:15am - 10:45am SunSmart Beach Classic Games - Egg & Spoon Relay, 3-Legged Race, Sack Races, Sandcastle Competition and Family Treasure Hunt Beach on the west side of the jetty
10:40am Kids' Swim briefing On beach at start of Kids Swim, eastern side of swimming jetty


SunSmart Busselton Jetty Kids' Swim commences

Start line at beach
11:30am Swimmer category winners proceed to location TBC TBC
11:45am - 12:30pm Awards and formal presentations TBC
 1:00pm Event concludes  

The SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2022 is a smoke/alcohol/drug free event.

Please note the Programme is subject to change without notice


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