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30 November 2024 @ 6:30 am - 3:00 pm

Experience the Breathtaking Banana Boat NZ Ocean Swim Series in the Bay of Islands

Challenge Yourself in the Premier Beach to Bay 3.3km Swim

Prepare to be left in awe as you depart from one of the Far North’s most stunning beaches and find yourself in the charming, heritage-rich town of Russell. This scenic harbour crossing will challenge you both physically and mentally, delivering an unforgettable experience.

Swim for the Whole Family

With a range of distances on offer, the Banana Boat NZ Ocean Swim Series has something for everyone. From the thrilling 1000m Round the Bay to the 500m Beach Blast, there’s no shortage of opportunities to push your limits and create lasting memories with loved ones.

Tire Out the Kids with the Banana Boat OceanKids

The Banana Boat OceanKids events, featuring 100m and 200m distances for ages 7-12, are the perfect way to keep the little ones entertained before you explore the beautiful sights, sounds, and flavours that Russell has to offer.


Swim on offer

  • Beach to Bay – 3.3km
  • Round the Bay – 1000m
  • Beach Blast – 500m
  • Banana Boat OceanKids – 100m and 200m (7-12 years)

Upcoming Events


30 November 2024
6:30 am - 3:00 pm
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NZ Ocean Swim


Paihia Beach
Marsden Road
Paihia, New Zealand
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