Point Samson

Point Samson is located 1,579 km north of Perth, in the Pilbara region. Find out about the facilities at Johns Creek Boat Harbour, as well as coastal, tide and wave data.

Point Samson

Point Samson location

  Plan your Point Samson boating trip

Download our boating guide and check the weather forecast before heading out on the water. Find out more about boating safety and planning your trip.

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  Point Samson maritime facilities features

Maritime facilities: Schedule of fees and charges (2022/2023)

For information regarding fees and charges to be applied from 1 July 2022, please refer to the documents below: 

The 'Maritime facilities: Schedule of marine fees and charges' document contains fees and vessel accommodation information on numerous DoT managed facilities, including the following;

  • Ferry licence fees.
  • Fuel wharfage fees.
  • General notes.
  • Jetty and mooring area licence fees.
  • Statewide fees.

  Port Walcott Volunteer Marine Rescue

Street address Postal address Telephone Fax Email
280 Wickham Drive,
Wickham WA 6720
(08) 9187 0495

  Cape Lambert historical tide data

Historical tide data

The table below shows the dates and times during which tide data was collected for Cape Lambert.


Time is presented according to the 24-hour clock.

Start year Start date Start time End year End date End time
1983 8 September 10:15 1985 16 September 11:15
1985 16 September 11:30 1987 21 April 09:15
1987 30 April 12:00 1987 30 November 13:00
1987 30 November 13:15 1988 22 August 09:30
1988 15 December 11:30 1988 31 December 23:45
1989 1 January 00:00 1989 23 April 21:15
1990 1 January 00:00 1990 31 December 23:45
1991 1 January 00:00 1991 31 December 23:45
1992 1 January 00:00 1992 31 December 23:45
1993 1 January 00:00 1993 20 February 14:00
1993 20 February 20:15 1993 7 August 14:30
1993 7 October 11:30 1993 27 November 13:00
1993 27 November 19:00 Present

  Tide predictions and resources

Find out about annual tide predictions at various locations along Western Australia's coast. All data provided is subject to DoT's disclaimer, conditions of use and copyright policy.

  About the weather and wave information on this page

All information is provided to the public subject to the Department of Transport's disclaimer, privacy, copyright and conditions of use policy.


Weather information is gathered from the Bureau of Meteorology website.

Wave information

The wave climate at any location can be, and usually is, a combination of sea and swell and is often referred to as the total wave.

The graphs provide information on sea waves and swell waves. They are updated as near to real-time as possible.

The near real-time wave data is downloaded from recording sites and graphics created for the web using software developed by Tremarfon Pty Ltd.

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