It has been obligatory to hold Race Swimming at every Commonwealth Games. Over the years the Swimming program has changed considerably, with new events added at each Games.
In 2002 Para-Sport events were included in the Games and 2014 & 2018 saw six Para-Sport swimming events in the program.
The governing body for Swimming in Australia is Swimming Australia.
July 25, 2021
On the opening morning of swimming finals at the Tokyo Olympics, Australia has captured a full set of medals highlighted by the Women’s 4x100m freestyle relay gold.
June 23, 2021
Two of the inaugural Kurt Fearnley Scholarship recipients, Para-swimmers Ricky Betar and Jasmine Greenwood, have been selected to the Australian Paralympic Team for the Tokyo Games.
June 22, 2021
The AOC has announced a powerhouse 35-strong Australian Olympic Swimming Team, featuring 22 Commonwealth Games alumni who will don the green and gold.