Host City: Stockholm, Sweden
Venue(s): Swimming Stadium, Djurgården Bay, Stockholm
Date Started: July 15, 1912
Date Finished: July 15, 1912
Format: Final only.
Australia was represented at the 1912 Olympics by two swimmers, Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie, who had finished 1st and 2nd in the 100 metres. They offered to compete in the relay, and swim two legs each, but this request was turned down. In their absence, Great Britain won the race easily.