The current edition of this event is on 19 November 2017.
The Bays Swim on Sunday, 4 December 2016 is a 3.6 km ocean swim event that starts and finishes at St Heliers Bay Beach in Auckland.
This year the event also doubles as the NZ Masters Swimming Open Water Championship. In order to enter the Bays Swim, you must have already swum an equivalent distance of 2.4km in open water.
3.6km Ocean Swim