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Port of Entry
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Adelaide is the capital city of South Australia. Its population is slightly over one million people, which makes it by far the largest city in an otherwise sparsely populated state. Adelaide is located within day-trip distance of Australia's fine wine growing regions of McLaren Vale, Barossa Valley and Clare Valley.


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Adelaide is a port of entry for Australia. For details see Entrance: Australia.

Customs Contact Details
Customs House,
220 Commercial Road,
Port Adelaide SA 5015
Phone (24 hours): 08 8248 8215
Facsimile: 08 8248 8230
Quarantine Contact Details
Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS),
Sir Donald Brabham Drive, Export Park
Adelaide Airport SA 5950
Office hours: 08 8201 6000
After hours: 08 8201 6054
Facsimile: 08 8201 6088
Boarding Station for Arrival
As advised by Customs and Quarantine.
Port Draughts
Outer Harbour 12.2m
North Haven 3.0m


There is a wide choise of marinas, some in Outer Harbour and others up the river in the Inner Harbour. Also there sevral within few miles from the city.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Crown Marina

Crown Marina/wiki/Adelaide#Crown_Marina
Berth icon Crown Marina [[Adelaide#Crown Marina|Crown Marina]] 34°47.093'S, 138°29.099'E
Port of Entry

It is located in the Northern Basin of North Haven in Alelaide's Outer Harbour. There are 103 moorings for up to 34 m boats. Fuel, water, electricity, slipway. Visitors welcomed.

[email protected]; Tel: +34 902 091 582; VHF channel XX
Address: Alexa Rd., North Haven, SA 5018, Australia

Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia

Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia/wiki/Adelaide#Cruising_Yacht_Club_of_South_Australia
Berth icon Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia [[Adelaide#Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia|Cruising Yacht Club of South Australia]] (CYCSA) 34°47.588'S, 138°29.371'E
Port of Entry

All facilities, water, electricity, WiFi, clubhouse with restaurant and bar & Bistro, ATM. Fuel berth in the harbour.

[email protected]; Tel: +61 8 8248 4222 ; Fax: +61 8 8248 5888 ; VHF channel XX
Address: Lady Gowrie Drive (PO Box 1020), North Haven SA 5018, Australia

Garden Island Yacht Club

Garden Island Yacht Club/wiki/Adelaide#Garden_Island_Yacht_Club
Berth icon Garden Island Yacht Club [[Adelaide#Garden Island Yacht Club|Garden Island Yacht Club]] (GIYC) 34°48.145'S, 138°31.946'E
Port of Entry

Marina berths, plus storage areas for hardstands, and trailer sailors. Bar, BBQ Area, Boat Storage, Clubhouse, Slipway, Wharf/Pontoon, Showers.

[email protected]; Tel: +61 8 8341 2754; VHF channel XX
Address: Garden Island (PO Box 1531), Port Adelaide, SA 5015, Australia

Holdfast Shores Marina

Holdfast Shores Marina/wiki/Adelaide#Holdfast_Shores_Marina
Berth icon Holdfast Shores Marina [[Adelaide#Holdfast Shores Marina|Holdfast Shores Marina]] 34°58.555'S, 138°30.656'E

This is a small marina facility at Holdfast Shores about 3 miles SW of the city. Many restaurants and shops in the marina complex itself and the extensive seaside area of Glenelg is only a short walk away offering every possible facility. Fuel, water and toilets. Overnight security is not always good, especially on weekends. The public area of the marina has room for 4 or 5 yachts.

XX@XXX; Tel: +61 8 8358 1300; VHF channel XX
Address: 3 Holdfast Promenade, Glenelg, SA 5045, Australia

Marina Adelaide

Marina Adelaide/wiki/Adelaide#Marina_Adelaide
Berth icon Marina Adelaide [[Adelaide#Marina Adelaide|Marina Adelaide]] 34°49.028'S, 138°30.638'E

175 berths for up to 40 m boats. All facilities, fuel berth, boatyard with 70 ton travel lift and repair services. Security. Located in the Inner Harbour, just south of Torrens Island. 20 minutes from city.

[email protected]; Tel: +61 8 8169 0000; Fax: +61 8 8341 5900; VHF channel XX
Address: 1-25 George Robertson Drive (PO Box 3426), Largs North, SA 5016, Australia
Hours: Open 7 days
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Marina St Vincent

Marina St Vincent/wiki/Adelaide#Marina_St_Vincent
Berth icon Marina St Vincent [[Adelaide#Marina St Vincent|Marina St Vincent]] 35°30.043'S, 138°14.416'E

Close to to Kangaroo Island. 210 berths for up to 25 m boats. All facilities, fuel berth, water, electricity, pump out, toilets, showers, small chandlery shop with the basic supplies, waste oil recovery facility for engine oils and contaminated fuel disposal.

[email protected]; Tel: +61 8 8598 3115; Mob: +61 438 00 11 66; VHF channel XX
Address: Paradise Drive (PO Box 63), Wirrina Cove, SA 5204, Australia

Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron

Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron/wiki/Adelaide#Royal_South_Australian_Yacht_Squadron
Berth icon Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron [[Adelaide#Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron|Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron]] (RSAYS) 34°46.501'S, 138°29.407'E
Port of Entry

The marina is in the Outer Harbour. 202 berths for 10 m to 30 m boats. All facilities, fuel, clubhouse and restaurant. Mast crane. Entrance has 3.5 m at LW (LAT) and 2.5 m at the visitor's pontoon. Call or email in advance.

[email protected]; Tel: +61 8 8341 8600; Fax: +61 8 8248 4933; VHF channel XX
Address: 161 Oliver Rogers Road (PO Box 1066), Outer Harbor, SA 5018, Australia
Hours: Monday to Friday – 9 am to 5 pm, Saturday and Sunday – 9 am to 4 pm


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