Bondi Nippers Age Groups

Nippers must be registered in the applicable age group. Use the table below to determine your child’s age group.

To verify the age of all new Nippers we require a copy of your child’s birth certificate or passport.

Age GroupCap ColourDate of Birth
too young1 October 2014 – 30 September 2015
Under 6Maroon1 October 2013 – 30 September 2014
Under 7Yellow1 October 2012 – 30 September 2013
Under 8Lime1 October 2011 – 30 September 2012
Under 9Blue1 October 2010 – 30 September 2011
Under 10Brown1 October 2009 – 30 September 2010
Under 11Red1 October 2008 – 30 September 2009
Under 12Purple1 October 2007 – 30 September 2008
Under 13Green1 October 2006 – 30 September 2007
Under 14/SRCAqua1 October 2005 – 30 September 2006

Age Group Coloured Cap

Every Nipper must have a coloured Bondi Nipper age cap (colour stays with the age group). New and replacement caps are all one size and are available for purchase at the proficiency swims, on our merchandise day and every Sunday during regular Nippers.

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