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Gold Coast to play host to Aussie National Championships

South East Queensland is set to play host to the Australian Swimming Championships and the Australian Age Swimming Championships as they return to the Gold Coast in April 2021 following their cancellation in 2020 due to the impacts of COVID-19.


Artistic Swimmer Hannah Burkhill Selected for Tokyo 2020

Artistic swimmer Hannah Burkhill has today been announced on her debut Australian Olympic Team, replacing Rio Olympian Rose Stackpole who has retired from elite competition.


Australia’s Sprint Queen to Return to Swimming

Olympic gold medallist Jodie Henry will make a triumphant return to swimming in September when she takes on a new role at Swimming Australia as part of the Athlete Wellbeing and Engagement team.


Penrith to host Aussie National Open Water Swimming Championship

Swimming Australia announced that the 2021 Australian Open Water Swimming Championship will return to the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith


Swimming Can Play a Part in COVID Recovery

Swimming Australia has commissioned a community impact study that has found that swimming has a total economic and community impact of over $3.7 billion per


Surf life saver suspended for nine months for anti-doping rule violation

The Sports Tribunal has suspended surf life saver John Elsmore for nine months after testing positive for cannabis.


MLC To Nurture Australia’s Young Wealth of Talent

Swimming Australia announced a new partnership, which will see the iconic Australian brand nurture the country’s next wave of swimming talent.


2021 Calendar Leading into Tokyo Confirmed

Swimming Australia has confirmed the event dates for its national competition schedule leading into the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics next year, with the domestic calendar set to play a vital role in the athletes’ preparation.


New dates for the FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) in Abu Dhabi

Given the uncertainty related with the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide, the safeguard of the athletes’ health and safety,


Ocean Swims 2020 Wrap

Auckland swimmer Sebastien Priscott and Nelson's Abbey Smale were the overall winners of the national Banana Boat Ocean Swim Series, after the season was cut from seven races to four due to the Covid-19 lockdown.