Augusta Maritime Facility

Augusta is located 323 km south of Perth, in the South West region. Find out about boating and marine facilities in Augusta, as well as coastal, tide and wave data.

  About the Augusta Maritime Facility

The Augusta Maritime Facility is located at Point Ellis, and contains 2 jetties (one for recreational use, one for commercial fishing) and a boat ramp. It is managed by the Shire of Augusta Margaret River.

Note: Local knowledge is essential at the ocean entrance of the Blackwood River, as there is a sand bar with frequently changing water depths.

For more information, please download the fact sheet below.

MAC-P-AugustaEllisStreetVesselAccomPlan.pdf icon Augusta (Ellis Street) Maritime Facility: Vessel accommodation plan (2016/2017) Kb
MAC_G_Boating_AugustaMargaretRiver.pdf icon Augusta Margaret River boating guide Kb
MAC_G_Boating_Guide_BunburyBusselton.pdf icon Bunbury Busselton boating guide Kb
Opens in a new window Shire of Augusta Margaret River

  Use of marina facilities

The following documents provide detailed information on requirements for using the facilities:

MAC_PO_CoastalMarineFacReqs.pdf icon Coastal and marine facility requirements Kb
MAC_G_ElectGasInsurance.pdf icon Electrical, gas and insurance requirements for Department of Transport - Operated maritime facilities Kb
MAC_PO_LiveOnboard.pdf icon Live onboard policy Kb

  Nautical charts and notices to mariners related links

  Coastal data related links

  Check the weather before you go out on the water

Before actually starting your trip, get the most up to date forecast available.

We recommend that you read the forecast and warning information on the Marine Weather Services page of the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) website. You should also read the Marine Weather Services pamphlet available on their website.

Other sources of weather information are detailed in the next section.

Opens in a new window Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Check the weather before you go out on the water
Opens in a new window Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Terminology
External Link Marine Safety Tasmania: MetEye - Weather forecasting tool from the BOM (video)

  Augusta weather forecast

The Bureau of Meteorology website provides a 7-day forecast online.

Opens in a new window Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Augusta forecast

  Augusta Volunteer Marine & Rescue Group

Street address Postal address Telephone Fax Email
C/- Post Office,
Augusta WA 6290
408 907 966 (08) 9758 1278 Email

  Boating facilities related links

 

Page last updated: Thu Nov 24 2016 2:00:17 PM