Take mid-winter madness to a new level on Sunday 30 July by braving Mission Bay's icy waters. The annual winter splash is an event organised by Auckland City, in association with Rotary Auckland East Inc.
Grab your most outrageous costume then head along for some arctic excitement. There are great prizes for the best fancy dress costume, as well as for the Big Dig which is only $2 to enter.
The event commences at 10am with the Big Dig for those under 15 years old. Entrants will dig in the sand for coloured discs to win great prizes. Proceeds go to Rotary Auckland East Inc.
The official Winter Splash will start at 10.45am, with swimmers taking to the icy Mission Bay waters for some frosty fun.
Prizegiving will start at 11.15am.
Make sure you register before the swim to win some great spot prizes donated by local businesses.