Augusta Maritime Facility
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.
|Augusta (Ellis Street) Maritime Facility: Vessel accommodation plan (2016/2017)||Kb|
|Augusta Margaret River boating guide||Kb|
|Bunbury Busselton boating guide||Kb|
|Shire of Augusta Margaret River|
Use of marina facilities
The following documents provide detailed information on requirements for using the facilities:
|Coastal and marine facility requirements||Kb|
|Electrical, gas and insurance requirements for Department of Transport - Operated maritime facilities||Kb|
|Live onboard policy||Kb|
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.
|Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Check the weather before you go out on the water|
|Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Terminology|
|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.
|Bureau of Meteorology (BOM): Augusta forecast|
Augusta Volunteer Marine & Rescue Group
|Street address||Postal address||Telephone||Fax|
|C/- Post Office,
Augusta WA 6290
|408 907 966||(08) 9758 1278|