State Harbour Crossing


The State Harbour Crossing was the second in the New Zealand State Ocean Swim Series which took place on December 2nd 2012.

Bespoke Medals designed and produced all six medals from the series.

Inaugurated in 2004, the series has become one of the largest and most iconic ocean swims in New Zealand.

021212 Ocean Swim NZ Auckland Harbour Crossing 2012. Photo: Simon Watts/ Swim NZ

New Zealand State Ocean Swim Series – State Harbour Crossing Course Route

The event was initially began in Stanley Bay and ended in Viaduct’s Market Square.

However, the new and improved course now takes in Bayswater’s Quinton Park to Karanga Plaza in the Viaduct Harbour.




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Written by: MollyIllsley

Published on: 15 December 2012

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