9:30 am

January 15, 2017

Morrisons Wharf to Winery Swim

Morrisons Wharf to Winery Swim 2017 will be held on Sunday 15th January 2017 at 9.30am.

Online registration and payment can be made through Active.com up to 12 January 2017 and a link will be posted here once the site is active or you can enter on the day at the Hopwood Gardens. This year the Morrisons Wharf to Winery is also part of the Global Swim Series.

You may enter the swim as an ‘Open’ $50 entry fee or a ‘Social’ competitor $35.00 entry fee.  The open category will compete against each other for prize money.  The social competitors maybe presented with medals for taking out a category.

$5 from every entry will be donated this year to Community Living & Respite Services.

Race day check in and race pack collection opens at 8.00am in front of the ‘Alison Barge’ Old timber boat on the grass at Hopwood Gardens.

The race pack includes a mesh bag, drink bottle, swim cap and samples (race kits subject to first 100 competitors to enter, all swimmers will receive a swim cap).

The Morrisons Wharf to Winery Swim will start off the Pride of the Murray Paddle Steamer at 9:30am.

The Morrisons Wharf to Winery Swim recovery station will include bottled water, Powerade, soft drink, yoghurt & fresh fruit.

This year $5 from every swim entry will be donated to Community Living & Respite Services.

Free family activities including live music, face painting and a jumping castle at Morrisons Riverview Winery & Restaurant (finish line for Wharf to Winery Swim).

Prize money of $500.00 will be awarded to the fastest Open Male & Open Female swimmer of the Morrisons Wharf to Winery Swim.

Spectators, friends and family can jump on board a paddle steamer to follow swimmers to Morrisons and return from Morrisons to the Port of Echuca.  Paddle Steamer tickets can be purchased from the Wharf to Winery swim registration desk from 8am on race day. We will post more information regarding the time and price for the paddle steamer here when available.

Major Sponsors

Morrisons Riverview Winery & Restaurant

Murray River Paddle Steamers Echuca

 

Sponsors

Community Living and Respite Services

Woolworths Moama