AQuA Beach Festival Bobby Goldsmith Memorial Ocean Swim Registration





Last minute registrations available at Registration tent before events start.

In partnership with Kap7 and the Bobby Goldsmith Foundation, join AQuA Festival for the inaugural Bobby Goldsmith Foundation Memorial Swim. Kicking off at 7am on February 11 in world-renowned Manly, there’ll be 1km and 2km swims available.

We would love to encourage you to fundraise for our partner, Bobby Goldsmith Foundation (BGF), to help them support people living with HIV. The team at BGF are there to provide you with any support you need with your fundraising. Check out how to sign-up here, and you’ll receive info on fundraising once you register!


  • 1km and 2km distance available
  • Swim will be run in age groups waves, 1km starts at 7am and 2km starts at 8am.
  • Location: Manly Cove
  • All Beach Festival Registrations close at 5pm on Friday 10 February 2023.
  • Last minute registrations will be available up to 30mins before events start. On the day registration will be $60.

Your swim time will be available here. 

Swim course

If you have any questions about the Beach Festival please send us an email on

Refund Policy: 

Please be aware, there are no refunds if you can not longer attend.

If you believe it is an extenuating circumstance please contact us at

If the event is cancelled, a refund will be provided less credit card processing fees.


Supported by the NSW Government via its tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW.

Additional information

Ocean Swim Distance

1km, 2km

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