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

Since 1999 over $418,000 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.

“Aquathon” to help feed the needy

Feed the needy: ‘Aquathon’ and make a real difference. 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.

Your donation or fund raising be directed to Illawarra local’s most at need- every dollar helps, in fact only $50 buys a bag of groceries. Start NOW

About our charity partners

ANGLICARE: Food & Financial Assistance Program

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.