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VICSWIM launches 2021 Summer Kidz program

VICSWIM launches 2021 Summer Kidz program
December 31, 2020

After many months of planning, VICSWIM has launched their 2021 Summer Kidz program with over 170 venues ready to offer the 2021 program in open water, inland waterways and indoor and outdoor pools and with 15,022 enrolments and over 200 teachers all excited about providing a memorable program for all participants.

VICSWIM are excited to commence the program after so many months of Victorian aquatic facilities being closed, resulting in thousands of swimming lessons missed each week across many months and therefore, important water safety and survival skills not being achieved by many Victorian children.  

With the introduction of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, VICSWIM have worked hard to ensure the VICSWIM 2021 is a COVIDSafe event for all.


  • developed or cited COVIDSafe plans for all locations,
  • ensured electronic QR codes or manual attendance sheets are available at all locations to ensure effective contact tracing
  • developed a procedure for all venues should they suspect or confirm a COVID–19 case in their venue

All these COVIDSafe materials can be found on the VICSWIM website 

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3rd December 2019 - VICSWIM partners with Paul Sadler Swimland for water safety education

21st October 2019 - Minister backs VICSWIM Summer Kidz Program launch

3rd April 2019 - 59 councils back 2019 VICSWIM Summer Kidz program

26th October 2018 - YMCA Victoria backs VICSWIM with free participant family access

22nd October 2018 - Bookings open for VICSWIM summer program

16th July 2018 - VICSWIM and Aligned Leisure forge new partnership to boost swim teaching

15th May 2018 - Victorian Government announces ongoing backing of VICSWIM program

30th March 2018 - VICSWIM Summer Kidz program continues resounding success in 42nd year

21st October 2016 - 2017 VICSWIM program ready for enrolments

25th May 2016 - VICSWIM summer program to be backed by Victorian Government funding

15th January 2016 - Aquatics industry to celebrate 40 years of VICSWIM

20th September 2015 - Dates set for 2015/16 VICSWIM program

9th October 2013 - Victorian Government backs VICSWIM 2014 program

5th October 2012 - VICSWIM launches Summer Kidz program

12th January 2012 - VICSWIM ‘Summer Kidz’ Exceeds Expectations

3rd October 2011 - VICSWIM Summer Kidz set for season launch

10th June 2011 - VICSWIM learn to swim program thrown funding lifeline

22nd September 2010 - VICSWIM Needs Saving

9th February 2013 - VICSWIM Summer Kidz celebrates another successful season

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