Our 2017 Young Family Duck Day took place in February and was once again a fantastic day.

Make sure you check back later in the year for information about the 2018 Duck Day!

Young’s Family Fun Duck Day

Sunday 19th February, 2017 | Young Aquatic Centre | 10am – 3pm | Entry by gold coin donation

Our Family Fun Duck Day is a much loved yearly event for the whole family, with lots of entertainment and kids’ and family swimming races throughout the day. Don’t miss this brilliant day of fun!

Entertainment includes: 100 Duck Club, Duck Toss, Slip’n’slide, Jumping Castle, Children’s Face Painting, Novelty Events, Lucky Gate Prize, Open Age Races

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Download the PDF Brochure.

For Kids

TODDLER POOL 0-4 years

Lucky Duck Grab
Kick board & Duck Race
Duck & Nest Race

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Lucky Duck Grab
Duck & Spoon race
Fly Swat Race

OLYMPIC POOL Over 8 years

Lucky Duck Grab
Duck & Spoon race
Kickboard race

Platinum Sponsors


Olympic Pool

1st Race: 10:30 am – Shallow end start – Half length
Pepe’s Duck Dive Race (Team Relay)
4 person team event -duck dive under and over noodle ropes, collect a duck, bring back to bucket. Collect 4 ducks in bucket to finish.

2nd Race: 11:30am – Across pool
NRG Fitness Family Race – 2 adults, 2 kids per team
Family noodle chair race. Mum and Dad (2 adults) pull/swim across with child in chair, child collects one duck, return to first side, swap children, next child taken across by parents, collect duck etc- need to pick up four ducks.

3rd Race: 12:30pm – Across pool
McDonald’s Signs & Print ‘Chuck a Duck’ Race
4 person team event- Each person starts in pool spaced evenly across. First person gets duck from bucket, chucks duck to next person and so on till last person catches duck and places in empty bucket. 4 ducks to be chucked across, last person climbs out and holds full duck bucket up to win

4th Race: 1:30pm – Across pool
Donges SUPA IGA Dress Up Duck Race
4 person team event- 4 items- swim across grab item, wear & swim back pass on to next person, they swim across get next piece of gear etc till last person wears all gear, swims across & brings duck back.

5th Race –2:30pm – Across pool
Georgina Josephine Foundation Cup
Entry cost: $5 per duck. Ducks held in place by noodles. On go the audience will help propel ducks to other side by sitting along one side and kicking legs in the water.


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Australian Institute of Sport
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CBN Building Pty Ltd
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Gilberts Bookstore
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Kidz Collection
M & M’s Music
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