Date and Times
  • Sunday 10 November 2024 6:30am – 11:30am
  • 1km, 2.5km or 4km (you can only compete in one event)
Event Schedule

Race Start Times:

Race registration & numbering from 6:30am (closes 30mins before your event)

  • Male 4km: 8:00am
  • Female 4km: 8:10am
  • Male 2.5km: 8:20am
  • Female 2.5km: 8:30am
  • Male 1km: 9:30am
  • Female 1km: 9:40am

Presentations scheduled for 11:00am to be held in presentation area in the park.

Age Requirements
  • Age is determined as at Sunday 10 November 2024
  • Minimum age for competition is 18 years
  • 18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90+

Each competitor is required to pay the Games Fee once and then the Sport Fee for each sport in which they register.

Sport Fee: 

Games Fee: 

  • Competitor:
    Early bird $130 (1 March – 31 May 2024)
    Saver $145 (1 June – 31 August 2024)
    Standard $155 (from 1 September 2024)
  • Non-Playing Official: $90

Payment processing fee: 1.4% (incl GST)
Account2Account (select Australian banks – no fee)

Entries Close
  • Sunday 27 October 2024 (11:59pm AEST)

Mermaid Beach

Adjacent to its fashionable neighbours Broadbeach and Miami lies the Gold Coast’s coastal town of Mermaid Beach. This relaxed stretch of golden coastline is popular with swimmers and surfers looking to escape the flocks of people. After your swim, relax and celebrate at one of the many cafes or the famous Mermaid Surf Life Saving Club.


Mermaid Beach A.E.M.E. Surf Life Saving Club
172 Hedges Ave, Mermaid Beach QLD 4218

Additional Information
  • Only well prepared and medically fit swimmers should enter.
  • Course Maps will be available closer to the event.
  • Swimmers must arrive an hour before the start of competition in time to register, be numbered and attend the pre-race briefing.
  • All swimmers must wear a competition swim cap and high visibility swim vest supplied by Mermaid Beach AEME S.L.S.C in compliance with SLSQ High Visibility Clothing Policy and SLSQ competition standards.
  • Please use the vest sizing chart to determine the correct fit. Size selection is available when entering the event via the registration portal.
  • Depending on the conditions, the swim may be a beach start or a deep water start.
  • Competitors with a medical disability are required to inform organisers when registering for safety purposes.
  • The competition is presented by Mermaid Beach AEME Surf Life Saving Club.
Rules and Judiciary Procedures

Ocean Swim Enquiries
Mermaid Beach AEME SLSC
Phone: +61 7 5575 3668

Event Enquiries
Pan Pacific Masters Games
Phone: +61 7 5668 9888


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