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Matiu/Somes Island Swim

Sunday, 10 February 2019

Queens Wharf/Petone & Matiu/Somes Island, Wellington

Swim Ocean

Matiu/Somes Island is the jewel in Wellington's harbour and a national treasure; the circumnavigation of the island on Sunday, 10 February 2019 is a swim feat to be proud of whenever you look over the harbour.

The waters are crystal clear with an abundance of marine and bird life. It will be a swim to remember!

The 3.0km course is around Matiu/Somes Island; the 3.7km includes Mokupuna Island; and you will swim both islands and then back to Petone for the 6.7km course.

Swim Entry includes - return ferry transport & personal gear storage; DOC donation; extensive on-water swim support for your personal safety.


Wellington Coastline Sea Swim Series
- Previous in series (26 January 2019)



Location map

Event day check in is at the East-West Ferry at Queens Wharf for island swimmers only; long swim registration and start is at Seashore Cabaret on The Esplanade in Petone.

Note: map location may be approximate.


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