Lake Swim


The Maida Vale Masters Swimming

 32nd Lake Leschenaultia

3200m (new), 1600m, 800m (new)

& 400m OWS

at Lake Leschenaultia, Chidlow

is proudly part of WOW Swims, the community swim series for all. WOW Swims are designed for swimmers of all ages and abilities to experience the thrill of open water swimming in a range of settings and over a variety of distances,  and to encourage participation in community events as part of a healthy lifestyle.

  •  this link will direct you to the WOW website to participate in other swims in the series.

Entries for the 32nd Lake Leschenaultia

3200m (new), 1600m, 800m (new) & 400m OWS

at Lake Leschenaultia, Chidlow

Registrations Open at:

9:00a.m. on Tuesday 1st October 2019

Prizes were awarded for

Closest to Nominated Time

To register online click on link below:

Information for this event:

Sunday, 10 November 2019,

To register online click on link below:

To see a larger copy of the Flyer, click on the link below:

Lake Leschenaultia Open Water Swim 2019 Flyer



Mundaring Shire sponsored buoys.

Click here to read an article on the Shire of Mundaring sponsorship of the event.




During November, each year, the 1600m and a 400m Novice event is held in the magnificent lake/forest surroundings of Chidlow.

perfect conditions

>>click here to view a map showing how to get to the lake<<

 For those who are new to Open Water Swimming, the 400m LiveLighter Novice — non-competitive Novice Event, open to all swimmers 9 years and over, which is set by MSWA.

This is an opportunity to try Open Water Swimming in calm water conditions, with no tides and ‘friendly’ wildlife.

If you’ve never done an open water swim it’s a great opportunity to ‘have a go!’

The 1600m event is open those 11 years and over.


A few housekeeping items:

The rules for Masters Open Water Swimming have changed. Please click on the link below to view the new rules

MSWA Local Open Water Swimming Rules


But above all else, don’t forget it’s all about having a great day!

Have fun!!! See you at the lake !!!!


Check Blue Chip Scoring for results 2018

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Lake Swim Results 2015

Lake Swim Results 2014

Lake Swim Results 2013

Lake Swim Results 2012

Lake Swim Results 2011

Lake Swim Results 2010

Lake Swim Results 2009

Lake Swim Results 2008

Lake Swim Results 2007