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Mersing (Port of Entry)

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Mersing is a town in the northeast corner of the state of Johor, Malaysia.

Mersing is visited by Malaysians and foreign tourists on the way to the Tioman Islands.

Local Weather

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Radio Nets

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Approach and Navigation

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Check-in facilities (for Customs and Immigration)

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Berthing Options

There are no yacht moorings.

It is possible to raft up to a fishing boat in the river, or anchor at the entrance but that is subject to swell.

Offshore Islands

Pulau Sibu

Pulau Sibu/wiki/Mersing#Pulau_Sibu
Island icon Pulau Sibu [[Mersing#Pulau Sibu|Pulau Sibu]] 2°13.09′N, 104°4.49′E
Pulau Sibu, is approximately 6 km long and 1 km wide, and for the most part covered by tropical vegetation. On the southern end there is a small fishing village called Kampong Duku with a population of fewer than a hundred people (about 40 families). There are a number of small resorts on the island, typically used as a weekend or short vacation destination from Singapore.


Island icon Island2 [[Mersing#Island2|Island2]] DD°M.M′N, DDD°M.M′E

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