The Australia Day Aquathon has a long and proud history of supporting local Illawarra non-for profit and charity groups.

Since 1999 over $400,000 in donations and participant fund raising has been provided to charities, local surf clubs, and sport clubs. Aquathon is proud to support the charities who volunteer their services to provide enormous support to the event with five associations involved.

Support Options

Participants can help our charity partners by donations (at the time of entry) or for Aquathon participants you are encouraged to “sign up to fund raise and support local Anglicare food for the needy program.

Fund raise for Anglicare: It is simple and quick to set up, and be it a few dollars or more, it all makes a real local difference to those in most need. In fact only $30 buys a bag of groceries. Start NOW


Donations for THE FLAGSTAFF GROUP ILLAWARRA can be made at time of online or manual entry. In addition 20% of all entry fees will be donated to The Flagstaff Group.

About our charity partners

ANGLICARE: Food & Financial Assistance Program: $30 buys a bag of groceries

In the 2017-18 year, Anglicare’s Food & Financial Assistance program provided 4,000 clients with food and material needs, financial assistance and /or advocacy, including over 4,500 bags of food. To have this impact, our generous donors supplement government funding by a further 20% as well as donate non-perishable food and personal care items. Will you help us to care for those who are doing it tough? $30 will buy a bag of groceries.



FLAGSTAFF GROUP is the Illawarra’s leading social enterprise that exists to support people with a disability to unlock their potential to reach their goals.

Offering a range of employment, skills and social programmes, Flagstaff creates opportunities for people with a disability to build independence and confidence to live the life they choose.

Ask your friends and family to get on board and support your cause to help make a difference in the community!

DONATE NOW: Donate during the Warrigal Walk-Run-Roll entry form or contact us for a direct donation.