Our sponsors

The Rottnest Channel Swim Association would like to acknowledge the following sponsors for their contribution to the South32 Rottnest Channel Swim.


South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company, headquartered in Perth, WA.

Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come. We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources. We believe we have a responsibility to get behind our communities, and more than this, we’re proud to do so by backing community programs that create healthier, stronger and happier communities in the places where we have a presence.

That’s why we’re proud to support the South32 Rottnest Channel Swim.


Rottnest Island Authority

Rottnest Island is Western Australia’s premier island getaway. This holiday playground is only 30 minutes from Fremantle by ferry, but feels like a million miles away. Rediscover life’s simple pleasures as you follow a sandy track, discover intriguing wildlife along picturesque walk trails and meet friendly quokkas.

Situated in the Indian Ocean, Rottnest boasts 63 stunning beaches and 20 bays, some of the most spectacular vistas around and a car-free, family friendly environment full of endless possibilities. Rottnest offers amazing tours exploring its natural, cultural and historic attractions, a variety of tasty food and beverage offerings and fun activities for the whole family!

Network Ten

About us

If you love to be entertained, there’s a good chance we’ve already met.

So, who are we?

We’re Network 10 (Hello!), a division of CBS Studios international – which in turn is a division of CBS Corporation.

Our vision is simple.

We deliver content that is premium and differentiated to the young and young at heart in the way they want it via an enhanced viewing ecosystem.

What does that even mean?

Put simply, we’ve got all the shows you love (and love to hate) right here. We create content that gets people talking.

What’s more, you’ll find all those great shows (and more) on our free-to-air channels – 10, 10 Peach and 10 Boss – and our digital platform 10 Play and all over Australia.

But that’s not all. We also love sharing great content on our news and entertainment site 10 Daily and soon, you’ll all get to enjoy 10 All Access, our subscription video on demand service.

You can check out all the great shows we have here.

We can’t wait to show you what we’ve got.

Seriously, switch over right now.

The Sunday Times and PerthNow

The Sunday Times and PerthNow are proud to sponsor the Rottnest Channel Swim.

The Sunday Times provides the people of Western Australia with a captivating, informative read on the day they are most receptive.  It is dedicated to providing readers with an in-depth, revealing look at the stories behind the headlines and with a vast array of sections; The Sunday Times contains something for everyone.

Our website, PerthNow provides West Australians with an up-to-the minute source of local, national and international news 24/7.  Covering everything from WA news, international and breaking news, to entertainment, lifestyle, sport, business and travel – PerthNow delivers news as it happens with rich media content including comprehensive reports, video, audio and galleries.


Lavan has a longstanding relationship with the Rottnest Channel Swim Association. In addition to being proud sponsors of and active participants in the iconic Rottnest Channel Swim, we are also the RCSA’s solicitors. As part of the Rottnest Channel Swim, the Lavan Charity Challenge raises much needed funds for charities like Starlight Foundation.

hit 92.9

Hit92.9 is the home of Australia’s biggest radio shows, biggest hits and biggest stars. Wake up with Heidi, Xavier and Pete then drive home with Carrie and Tommy followed by Hughesy and Kate. Hit92.9 gets you through the workday with your favourite hits, old-school tunes and RNB Fridays plus heaps of giveaways on air and on the streets!

Rottnest Express

Rottnest Express is Rottnest Island’s largest and most experienced cruise company, operating daily year-round ferry services from Perth and Fremantle.

We offer an extensive range of both fully-escorted and self-guided day tour packages including complimentary transfers from hotels in Perth and Fremantle, morning and afternoon tea, guided introductory walking tour, a variety of on-island activities followed by an array of sumptuous lunch options. Throughout September to November we also provide 2 hour guided whale watching tours along the ‘Humpback Highway’ between Fremantle and Rottnest.


Engine is one of the world’s leading swimwear manufacturers servicing the Swimming, Life Saving and Triathlon communities throughout Australasia.

Manufacturing premium quality, high performance, aquatic products – Empowering athletes to be their best.

Founded in 2004 by dual Olympian Toby Haenen, ENGINE is a wholly owned Australian company, with creative and cultural roots set deep in swimming & surfing heritage. Co-Director and Triple Olympic medallist Andrew Lauterstein leads the way as managing partner of its Melbourne Bayside headquarters.

This combined experience and expertise are paramount to Engine remaining at the forefront of the industry, while embracing technological change for the purpose of improvement. Our Team is committed to producing premium product that delivers performance, comfort & style.

Engine is first and foremost focused towards the health and safety of its community. Our enduring commitment is cemented by the extensive range of community partnerships through financial support and services.

For over 15 years, Engine has pioneered and paved the way for many great sporting moments; this is just the beginning.

Venues West

VenuesWest provides world class sport and entertainment experiences for the people of Western Australia. With over 25 years’ experience, our continued commercial success enables us to support high performance sport in Western Australia.

By visiting a VenuesWest venue you are contributing to building pathways for young Western Australians to learn skills and be inspired by high performance sports training and events. Our venues are HBF Stadium, HBF Arena, SpeedDome, Perth Motorplex, WA Athletics Stadium, Bendat Basketball Centre, RAC Arena, Champion Lakes Regatta Centre, HBF Park, WA Rugby Centre, WAIS High Performance Service Centre, Gold Netball Centre and Optus Stadium.

Super Yachts Perth

Super Yachts Perth is a proud sponsor of the South32 Rottnest Channel Swim.

Whether you are after a premium relaxing day out or something a little more adventure filled, Super Yachts Perth can show you and your guests an unforgettable experience in ultimate style and luxury on the water. With a fleet of boats ranging from 10 – 35 metres we customise charters for our clients.

Motor Yacht Paradise is one of the finest yachts available for charter in Australia; taking you to spectacular destinations with a highly qualified and experienced team on hand ensuring every aspect of your trip is personalised for you.

The Rottnest Channel Swim Association would like to acknowledge the suppliers who support the South32 Rottnest Channel Swim.

Pelagic Marine Services

The Town of Cottesloe