Mackay

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Mackay
Port of Entry
21°06.377'S, 149°13.897'E Chart icon.png
lat=-21.10628 | lon=149.23162 | zoom=14 | y


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Charts

AUS249 Approaches to Hay Point and Mackay


See also Queensland.

Weather

See Queensland.

Passages

See Queensland.

Islands

See Brisbane.

Communication

See Queensland.

Navigation

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

Entrance

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

Berthing

It is best not to anchor in the busy commercial harbor but to use the marina.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Mackay Marina & Shipyard

Mackay Marina & Shipyard/wiki/Mackay#Mackay_Marina_.26_Shipyard
Berth icon Mackay Marina & Shipyard [[Mackay#Mackay Marina & Shipyard|Mackay Marina & Shipyard]] 21°06.723'S, 149°13.668'E
Port of Entry

The marina has 479 berths, available for purchase or rent - including 102 purpose-built multi-hull berths of varying size, 6 Mega Berths of 50-metre capacity, 2 Big Boat Berths for 30m+ mono-hull, and 25m+ multi-hull, 32 commercial fishing berths - plus 1 maintenance berth and 3 unloading berths. It is designed for vessels with a 3.5m draft at lowest astronomical tide. It is a full service marina including laundry, WiFi, ATMs and basic mini-market. Harbour beach next door. The yard has a 65-tonne travel-lift designed to slip boats of up to 9.2 m beam. It provides hard standing, chandlery, and several repair facilities onsite.

reception@mackaymarina.com; Tel: +61 7 4955 6855; Fax: +61 7 4955 6922; VHF channel 16
Address: Mulherin Drive, Mackay Harbour, Queensland 4740, Australia
Hours: 7 days a week, 8.30 am to 4.30 pm

Anchorages

Anchoring is prohimited in the vicinity of the harbor.

Amenities

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

Provisioning

Mini market in the marina.

Eating out

Many restaurants, cafés, and bars in the marina.

Transportation

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Tourism

History

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Places to Visit

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Forums

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Friends

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Links

References

See Australia.

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