Welcome to Melbourne OWSC
An Open Water Swim Club for all abilities,
We support learners, swimmers and experienced athletes to swim in the sea.
Based in Melbourne, at Williamstown Beach
Melbourne OWSC has supported and friendly swims each week at Williamstown Beach.
Saturday 9AM - Swim around the Yellow Poles (boating markers)
Set your own pace, distance & time in water. A boardy keeps an eye on conditions (and you) so you can relax and enjoy a comfortable swim at your pace.
Meet in carpark behind Williamstown SLSC. $10 for club members, $20 for non-members. $5 of this fee goes to inclusion programs and safety equipment.
Meet at Western end of Williamstown Beach, near the carpark behind Williamstown SLSC.
Club membership is $20 for the summer and $20 for the winter.
We are affiliated to Masters Swimming Victoria and you can join through MSV or, for open water swimming members who simply want to enjoy swimming in the sea with us:
1) Get TeamApp
2) Search for Melbourne OW Swimming Club and request to join.
Do you have a swim group that wants to swim in the sea? Talk to us about a safety team, boat, boardies and making your swim enjoyable.
A club for swimmers - to enjoy the sea
We support swim clubs, schools, coaches, swimmers, everyone to enjoy the open water.
Got anything you want to ask our coaches? They’re here for you!
We love the WOW Challenge
click through to the WOW Challenge site and beautiful video from Bruce Davis
Coach Riley Jones has been with us since the very beginning and as our Team Manager, and trains and mentors our players, offering professional and quality guidance throughout the season.
We swim in the ocean and the pool
Fun fitness and friendship - in the pool and the sea!
Our pool training squad is at VU Aquatic, Footscray Park:
Tuesday and Thursday 7.30PM
Sunday 10AM - Special Olympics
There are plenty of swim groups at Williamstown Beach Saturday and Sunday morning. Near the Lifesaving Club.
Water temp is about 18 - 22 in summer and down to 10 - 12 C in winter
Taking safety seriously
We follow Lifesaving Victoria guidelines and encourage members to join Williamstown SLSC
World champ 2017 Jordan Wilimovsky
Team USA swimmers Katy Campbell and Jordan Wilimovsky and others at Williamstown.
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- Time is TBDWilliamstown beachTime is TBDWilliamstown beach, Williamstown beach, Victoria, AustraliaTime is TBDWilliamstown beach, Williamstown beach, Victoria, AustraliaThis club has a club swim every Sunday 9AM There are also (during Summer) Coach Jason's Saturday classes: 8 - 8.45am Challenge Yourself Basic Skills OWS class max = 12 9 - 10am OWS Skills Group for pool swimmers & triathletes 10.15am The Mussels FREE Swim Group @ WSLSC
A squad for everyone - fast, slow, medium, ages 8 - 80.
Tuesday and Thursday 7.30pm