Entry Fees

2018 Rottnest Channel Swim Entry Fees & Conditions

The entry fees for the 2018 are yet to be announced. As a guide, the prices for each category for the 2017 Event are listed below.  

Solo (KRRCS & CotC) – $345.00 (2018 TBC)
Duo (KRRCS & CotC) – $580.00 (2018 TBC)
Team (KRRCS & CotC) – $1,050.00 (2018 TBC)
Lavan Charity Challenge – $1,975.00 (registration price $1,575 + $400 donation) and your team receives a prize pack! (2018 TBC)

Did you know the Rottnest Channel Swim is a not for profit Event? This means that your entry goes into making the Swim a better experience for you every year! 

While the 2018 registration dates are yet to be confirmed, please see the below information on the dates for the 2017 Event as a guide on when the categories became available. To stay in the loop for the 2018 Event, make sure to click here to subscribe to our newsletters. 

Registrations open for Solos, Tandem Solos and 30 x Lavan Charity Challenge teams from 8.00am (AWST) Monday, 24 October to 5.30pm (AWST) Sunday, 30 October 2016.

Duos and Teams will open on a first in first served process from 8.00am (AWST) Wednesday, 2 November to 5.30pm (AWST) Sunday, 6 November 2016 or until sold out.

The remaining 20 x Lavan Charity Challenge teams will be auctioned off with the prices starting from $1,975 with the bid going to the charity of your choice.

For more information please see our registration FAQs and key dates.


Solo: Applications from solo swimmers for withdrawal from the Event received in writing before the withdraw date, 5.30pm (AWST) Friday, 8 December 2017, will entitle the applicant to a 50% refund of the entry fee.

Duo and Team: Duo and team registrations confirm their intention to enter the Event by making payment up front at the time of registering. There are no refunds for duo and team swimmer withdrawals. Please visit our Registration FAQ page for information on substituting duo and team participants.

The transfer or assignment of a successful entry to another person or team is not permitted.

The RCSA will not allow any transfers between solo, duo or team categories of the Event.