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The Event Programme for the SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2021 is now finalised (although subject to change).  

The SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2021 will be held on Sunday 14th February with family entertainment for all ages on the Busselton Beachfront from Saturday 13th February.  A printable version for 2021 is now available from the Downloads page of this website.



Tuesday 9th, Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th February 2021
8:30am - 6:00pm SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim - Swimmer Check-in (additional check-in)

The Event Team

1/25 Walters Drive OSBORNE PARK

SATURDAY 13th February 2021 - SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2021 check-in, Carbo' Loading dinner, entertainment and more.

10:00 - 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.  These are suggested to times to help with congestion at check-in.

Please come on time - shorten the line!

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

6:00 - 9:15pm

Busselton Jetty Swim Live Entertainment

Busselton foreshore amphitheatre precinct

6:00 - 6:10 Welcome to Country and formalities  
6:10 - 7:00 Battle of the Bands - FINALS  
7:00 - 8:00 Tod Johnston & Peace Love  
8:00 - 9:10 Death by Denim  
9:10 - 9:15 Battle of the Bands finanist announced  
9:15  Live entertainment concludes  
SUNDAY 14th February 2021 - SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2021, 1 Mile Swim, Beach Classic Games, Kids Swim,  presentations, entertainment and more

6:00 - 8:00am

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
8:00 - 1:00pm Food and information stalls from local Busselton community and sporting groups Foreshore / Various
8:15 Briefing for Swimmers Near Goose and start area
8:30 Swimmers proceed to start East side of main Jetty
8:20 - 12:30pm Helicopter patrol surveillance Waters surrounding Busselton Jetty
8:40 Official welcome to the event - Welcome to Country Beach end of Jetty
8:50 Australian National Anthem by Emma Nisbet
Beach end of Jetty

Countdown to start - Max Higgins, Life Member of Busselton Allsports Inc / Busselton Jetty Swim; Luke Toki, 2021 Ambassador and Hon. Mick Murray, Minister Sport & Recreation


SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim - Race Start

Start line at beach

 * Beach/rolling starts from 8:01am

Follow the ramp to the start line at beach - in front of the Goose Café (east side of many jetty)

9:00am Gold swim caps - solo swimmers
*9:01am Yellow swim caps - solo swimmers
* Orange swim caps - solo swimmers
* Green swim caps - solo swimmers
* Aqua swim caps - solo swimmers
* Purple swim caps - solo swimmers
* Red swim caps - solo swimmers
* Pink swim caps - solo swimmers
* Dark Green caps - solo swimmers
* Blue swim caps - 2 person relay swimmers
* White swim caps - 4 person relay swimmers


First swimmer approaches

Finish line west of swimming jetty
9:45 - 12:00pm MC's welcome the finishing swimmers across the line Finish line west of swimming jetty
10:30 - 1:00pm Free foreshore family fun activities  
10:30 - 1:00pm Roving performing entertaining the crowd all morning - including stilt walkers / pirate / face painting  


One Mile Swim to Shore commences

Underwater Observatory Ramp, west side of Busselton Jetty
11:15 - 11:45 SunSmart Beach Classic Games - Egg & Spoon Relay, 3-Legged Race, Sack Races, Sandcastle Competition and Family Treasure Hunt Beach
11:50 Kids' Swim briefing On beach at start of Kids Swim, eastern side of swimming jetty


SunSmart Busselton Jetty Kids' Swim start

Start line at beach - in front of Equinox
12:30 Swimmer category winners proceed to stage Main Stage - Amphitheatre
12:45 - 1:30pm Awards and formal presentations Main Stage - Amphitheatre
 2:00pm Event concludes  

The SunSmart Busselton Jetty Swim 2021 is a smoke/alcohol/drug free event.

Please note the Programme is subject to change without notice


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