Botany Bay

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Botany Bay
33°59.402'S, 151°11.364'E Chart icon.png
lat=-33.99003 | lon=151.1894 | zoom=12 | y
Botany Bay Sydney.png
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Satellite view of Botany Bay

Unfortunately, Botany Bay has very little to recommend it to the cruising sailor.

The main part of the bay is entirely surrounded by heavy industry -- an oil refinery, airport, and manufacturing plants.

Charts

See New South Wales.

Weather

See New South Wales.

Passages

See New South Wales.

Communication

See New South Wales.

Navigation

Add any navigation notes such approaches, dangers etc here. If this section does not apply remove it.

Entrance to the Georges River is barred by a bridge with a height of about 6m above MHWS, preventing any masted vessels from entering.

Entrance

Botany Bay is NOT a port of entry for Australia.

Berthing

Describe here the berthing options of this port. Are there moorings or you have to anchor? Do most boats moor side-to, stern-to, or bow-to? Etc.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

If there are any marinas please either give a short description or better yet, provide a dedicated page (Marina Template).

  • [[Marina1]]
  • [[Marina2]]

Anchorages

List anchorages. If there is more then 1-3 paragraphs for a given anchorage, create a dedicated page for it (Port/Stop Template). Remove this section if not applicable.

  • [[large Anchorage1]]
  • [[large Anchorage1]]

Amenities

Facilities
Water ?
Electricity ?
Toilets ?
Showers ?
Laundry ?
Garbage ?
Supplies
Fuel ?
Bottled gas ?
Chandlers ?
Services
Repairs ?
Internet ?
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?

Provisioning

Give the names and locations of supermarkets, grocery stores, bakeries, etc.

Eating out

Give the name of recommended restaurant, tavernas, pastry stores, etc.

Transportation

List transportation (local and/or international.)

Tourism

History

Give a short history of the port.

Places to Visit

List places of interest, tours, etc.

Friends

Contact details of "Cruiser's Friends" that can be contacted for local information or assistance.

Forums

List links to discussion threads on partnering forums. (see link for requirements)

Links

References & Publications

See Australia.

Comments

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