Barrett Bunbury Swim Thru Returns

The 31st annual Barrett Bunbury Swim Thru will take place in the Leschenault Inlet, Bunbury on Sat, March 02nd 2013. The event is proudly presented by the City of Bunbury Surf Life Saving Club (Inc.) Old Boys Club.

The article “31st Barrett Bunbury Swim Thru” has full details on the event. It says, “The 1.6km swim commences at 3pm from the Dragon Boat Beach and finishes at the Parade Hotel. Swimmers must register between 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Entry prior to the 2nd March is $25. Swimmers can still enter on the day for $30. All swimmers receive a BBQ courtesy of the Parade Hotel and a bottle of water courtesy of the Water Corporation.”

There will also be prize money of $2000 up for grab in various categories.

The Barrett Bunbury Swim Thru is part of the Open Water Swim Calendar and is a favourite among people of all ages and interests. Last year, the event drew over 100 swimmers between 10 and 80 years of age from the metropolitan area and south west.

The Barrett Bunbury Swim Thru is a huge hit each year and attracts a large number of spectators. This year’s event is expected to be bigger and better than ever. So, if you want to have a great time with your family and friends, be sure to be there.

All money raised from the Barrett Bunbury Swim Thru is donated to the City of Bunbury Surf Life Saving Club.

Entry forms can be obtained from William Barrett & Sons, 9 Spencer Street, Bunbury. You can call them at 9721 2783 or visit their website.

About the City of Bunbury Surf Life Saving Club:

The City of Bunbury Surf Life Saving Club was set up in the year 1915 and was the second club to be founded in WA. Since that time onward, its members have been volunteering their time regularly to make sure that Bunbury’s beaches are safe for surfers and swimmers. They have attended to numerous minor and major first aid incidents and performed thousands of rescues.

The City of Bunbury Surf Life Saving Club is one of the 304 Surf Life Saving Clubs operating in Australia with a membership of more than 113,000 members. The club is affiliated with the Surf Life Saving Western Australia.

To find out more about the City of Bunbury Surf Life Saving Club, check out their website

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