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Head of the Swan - Sunday 30 October 2022


The Head of the Swan is an ANA Rowing Club 8.6 kilometre Head Race. The race begins at Barkers Bridge in Guildford and passes Kings Meadow and Garvey Park to the finish at Garratt Road Bridge, Bayswater (ANA Rowing Club). This race is one month prior to the Head of the Yarra located in Melbourne and is considered the perfect precursor to the 62 year old Australian Classic.



AP Hinds Reserve, Milne Street , Bayswater WA 6053



Sunday 30 October 2022 8:30 AM - 10:30 AM (UTC+08)

Entries are open already and close 8pm Thursday 27 October, 3 days prior to race day.

Race start: Provisional time is 8.30am


Race Details

Boat classes are Coxed 8+ and 4x+ only and includes mens, womens and mixed crews. All rowers (including recreational) are welcome!!


L:et us know if you have orphan rowers looking for a crew

Crew Fees: $160 for an 8+, $80 for a 4x+

Limited Event T shirts will be available for purchase on the day.

Coffee and food available for purchase at the ANA Rowing Club on the day. Great prizes to be won.


To Enter

  1. Crew payments via

  2. All crew captains to list & register crews with ANA Registrar, Rob Boylen via



Queries on race details and logistics to be directed to

All crew related queries including substitutions contact Rob Boylen via

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