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GIPPSLAND PORTS MANAGES THE FOLLOWING FACILITIES:

All in-water Navigation Aids

All on land Navigation Aids (excluding light at Mt Barkley)

Tide and compass piles

 
LAKES ENTRANCE AREA
Eastern (Scallop) Wharf* Cunninghame Quay Jetty Bank Jetty*


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Permanent permit berthing only. The wharf provides access for loading/unloading of catch and cargo by prior approval. Sections of the wharf are available for maintenance activities by permit. This jetty provides berths for commercial charter operators as well as four (4) premium berths available for short-term occupancy. Berths provide water and power, and have the protection of a security gate. Lonsdale Cruises manages bookings for these berths on behalf of Gippsland Ports. Call 0408 396876 for further information. Permanent permit berthing only.
 
Post Office Jetty* Boat Harbour East, West & Central* Bullock Island Depot and Boatyard
Post Office Jetty

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Boat Harbour East, West & Central

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Bullock Island Depot and Boatyard

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Permanent permit berthing only. Permanent permit berthing only. A small section on the outside of the Western harbour is available for temporary berthing. This site is not available for public use. Gippsland Ports maintains operational jetties and travel lift jetties at this site to service its boatyards and maintenance activities.
 
North Arm Jetty* Flagstaff Jetty Green Light Pier
North Arm Jetty*

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Flagstaff Jetty*

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Green Light Pier

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Permanent permit berthing only, however a small section is designated for loading/unloading. Destination jetty is available for temporary berthing. Loading/unloading and specific time limits apply on outer. Toilets, picnic and barbeque facilities in vicinity. Also has access to surf beach. Jetty is available for temporary berthing on the Cunninghame Arm side. No berthing permitted on Entrance side of jetty.
 
Drews Jetty Barrier Landing Jetty Kalimna Jetty
Drews Jetty

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Barrier Landing Jetty

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Kalimna Jetty

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Destination jetty with small sections reserved for permanent permit berthing and specified time limits. Destination jetty is available for temporary berthing. Loading/unloading and specific time limits apply on outer. Toilets, drinking water and picnic facilities in vicinity. Also has access to surf beach. Destination jetty with toilets and picnic facilities in vicinity. Small section with specified time limt.
 
Nungurner Jetty* Harpers Bight Public Swing Moorings (x2)
Nungurner Jetty

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Harpers Bight Public Swing Moorings (x2)

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Destination jetty with toilets, drinking water, picnic facilities and small boatramp in vicinity. Permanent permit berthing on approach and inner. Temporary berthing and specific time limits apply on outer. Short-term buoy swing moorings available for public use.
 
METUNG AREA
Silvershot Landing Metung Town Wharf Lake King Jetty
Silvershot Landing

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Lake King Jetty

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Destination jetty for loading/unloading on ramp side and temporary berthing on outer. Basic picnic facilities and boatramp in vicinity. Only accessible via boat. Destination jetty for temporary berthing, with sections designated for loading/unloading. Specified time limits apply to one finger. Toilets and picnic facilities available in village centre. Destination jetty for temporary berthing, with toilets, drinking water, picnic and barbeque facilities in vicinity. Also has access to lake front beach.
 
PAYNESVILLE AREA
Ocean Grange Jetty Bunga Arm Bunga Arm Sewage Steamer Landing Jetty Bunga Arm
Ocean Grange Jetty Bunga Arm

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Bunga Arm Sewage

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Steamer Landing Jetty Bunga Arm

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Destination jetty available for temporary berthing including a section for loading/unloading only. Toilets and picnic facilities in vicinity. Also has access to surf and lake front beach A sewage hopper barge is located in the Bunga Arm, vicinity of Ocean Grange. (See all sewage disposal facilities) Destination jetty available for temporary berthing including a section for loading/unloading only, with toilets and drinking water facilities in vicinity. Also has access to surf and lake front beach.
 
Paynesville Boatyard Jetties and Facilities
Paynesville Boatyard Jetties and Facilities

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No access to the public without prior approval.
 
Services Jetty & Office Area Paynesville Boardwalk and Pontoons
Services Jetty & Office Area

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Paynesville Boardwalk and Pontoons

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Licensed to Bull Cruisers. Fresh water available to fill boat tanks, unleaded and distillate fuels available, and Sewage pump out and hopper disposal site provided at no cost to vessel operators. Specified time limits on pontoons and temporary berthing along boardwalk. Access to town businesses and facilities.
 
Fishermans Wharf Boat Harbour Central, North & South* Progress Jetty*
Fishermans Wharf

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Boat Harbour Central, North & South

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Progress Jetty

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Specified time limits and loading/unloading on outer face. Temporary berthing on inner faces. Access to town businesses and facilities. Permanent permit berthing only with three-lane boatramp in vicinity. A section of the southern harbour is available loading/unloading and berthing within for specified time limit. Permanent permit berthing and temporary berthing available. Low landing for loading/unloading only. Toilets, shower, hopper disposal site, picnic, drinking water facilities and access to town centre in vicinity. Also has access to lake front beach.
 
Grassy Point Marina North and South Grassy Point Jetty
Grassy Point Marina North and South

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Grassy Point Marina North and South

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Grassy Point Jetty

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Permanent permit berthing and temporary berthing available. The jetties provide permit berths and some itinerant short-term mooring. Access to town businesses and facilities. Jetty provide some additional itinerant short-term mooring. Access to town businesses and facilities.
 
Duck Arm Public Swing Moorings (x9) Public Jetty Raymond Island* Resides Jetty Raymond Island
Duck Arm Public Swing Moorings

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Public Jetty Raymond Island

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Resides Jetty Raymond Island

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Short-term buoy swing moorings available for public use. Permanent permit berthing on inner section, with area reserved for loading/unloading on outer. Section also available for temporary berthing. Picnic facilities in the vicinity. Destination jetty with access to lake front beach.
 
Steamer Landing Raymond Island Eagle Point Jetty Mitchell River Silt Jetties Lower Landing
Steamer Landing Raymond Island

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Eagle Point Jetty

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Mitchell River Silt Jetties Lower Landing

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Destination jetty with picnic facilities in vicinity. Destination jetty available for temporary berthing with toilets, shower, picnic, camping, drinking water facilities and boatramp in vicinity. Also has access to lake front beach. Destination jetty available for temporary berthing with basic picnic facilities in the vicinity.
 
NICHOLSON RIVER
Nicholson River Jetty & Boatramp Jetty Nicholson River Pen Moorings*


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Nicholson River Pen Moorings

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Destination jetties with sections for temporary berthing, loading/unloading and specified time limits. Boatramp, toilets, picnic, barbeque and drinking water facilities in vicinity. Permanent permit berthing only.
 
TAMBO RIVER
Johnsonville Jetty x2 Swan Reach Wharf (Tambo River)
Johnsonville Jetty

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Swan Reach Wharf (Tambo River)

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Destination jetty for temporary berthing with toilets, picnic facilities and boatramp in vicinity. Destination jetty for temporary berthing.
 
BAIRNSDALE AREA
Butter Factory Jetty
Butter Factory Jetty

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Destination jetty temporary berthing with no facilities in the vicinity. Five minute walk to town centre.
 
LAKE VICTORIA AREA
Rotamah Island Jetty Wattle Point Jetty Sperm Whale Head Jetty
Rotamah Island Jetty

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Wattle Point Jetty

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Sperm Whale Head Jetty

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Destination jetty available for temporary berthing including a section with specified time limits. Picnic and drinking water facilities in vicinity. Destination jetty available for temporary berthing, low landing section for loading/unloading only. Toilets, picnic facilities and boatramp in vicinity. Destination jetty available for temporary berthing including a section with specified time limits with toilets, drinking water, barbeque and picnic facilities in vicinity. Also has access to lake front beach.
 
Waddy Point Public Swing Mooring (x2) Loch Sport Mooring Jetty Loch Sport Marina Jetty
Waddy Point Public Swing Mooring

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Loch Sport Mooring Jetty

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Loch Sport Marina Jetty

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Short-term buoy swing mooring available for public use. Destination jetty available for temporary berthing including a section for loading/unloading. Drinking water, picnic, camping and shower facilities in vicinity. Also has access to lake front beach. Destination jetty completely rebuilt 2010 available for temporary berthing including a section with specified time limits. Fresh water available to fill boat tanks. Drinking water, picnic facilities, and boatramp in vicinity. Also has access to lake front beach and short distance to hotel.
 
Hollands Landing*
Hollands Landing

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Destination landing with areas for permanent and temporary berthing. Areas adjacent to boatramp reserve for loading/unloading only. This facility was reconstructed in 2010. Toilet, sewage disposal hopper, caravan park facilities and boatramp in vicinity
 
LAKE WELLINGTON AREA
Marlay Point Floating Jetty
Marlay Point Floating Jetty

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Destination jetty available for temporary berthing, with a section adjacent to the boatramp reserved for loading/unloading only. Toilets, drinking water, picnic, barbeque facilities and dual lane boatramp in vicinity.

All swing mooring areas*

  • The exceptions are the public swing moorings in Duck Arm (x9), Harpers Bight between Nungurner and Kalimna on Reeve Channel (x2) and Waddy Point (x2)

Annual and short-term berthing is available on selected facilities (*) by application to the Port Manager East Gippsland. Commercial vessels should contact Gippsland Port's office in Lakes Entrance for current berth and channel information.

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FACILITIES MANAGED BY OTHER AUTHORITIES:

East Gippsland Shire

Bairnsdale Town Wharf

  • Destination jetty with toilets, picnic and barbeque facilities in vicinity. Access to town centre via a three minute walk

Nicholson Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty side adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Head section for available for temporary berthing. Toilets, picnic, barbeque and drinking water facilities in vicinity

Eagle Point Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty for loading/unloading with small section for temporary berthing. Toilets available in vicinity adjacent to camp park.

Mitchell River Silt Jetties Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty for loading/unloading with small section for temporary berthing. Toilets available in vicinity adjacent to camp park.

Paynesville Fort King Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty head and side adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Inner side available for temporary berthing. Toilet facilities in vicinity.

Paynesville King Street Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty and floating jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Triple lane boat launching facility with toilet facilities in vicinity.

Paynesville Slip Bight Marina

  • Permanent permit berthing only. Clubhouse berthing for specified time limits. Meals and refreshments available when open

Raymond Island Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Single lane boat launching facility with toilet facilities at Ferry landing.


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Paynesville Dawsons Cove Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Floating jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading, with outside section available for temporary berthing. Single lane boat launching facility with toilet facilities in vicinity.

Paynesville Sunset Drive Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading, with outside section available for temporary berthing. Single lane boat launching facility.

Johnsonville Boat Ramp Jetty x2

  • Jetty and floating jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Second jetty available for temporary berthing. Toilets and picnic facilities in vicinity.

Metung Shaving Point Jetty

  • Jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Second jetty available for temporary berthing.

Metung Boardwalk

  • Lakeside boardwalk from Chinaman’s Creek to village centre along the edge of Bancroft Bay. Water depth unsuitable for vessels mooring.


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Metung Chinamans Creek Jetty

  • Jetty is available for temporary berthing on inner and outer. Section on approach for loading/unloading.

Metung Chinamans Creek Marina

  • Permanent permit berthing only.

Metung Bancroft Bay Marina including jetties

  • Permanent permit berthing only. Loading and unloading boat ramp and crane available by prior approval.

Lakes Entrance Boardwalk

  • Casual short-term mooring with access to town centre. Specified time zones apply whilst a small section is reserved for permit activity.


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Wattle Point Boat Ramp and Low Landing

  • Low landing adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only. Single lane boat ramp with toilets and picnic facilities in vicinity.

Public Boat Ramps
Operable all year round on all tides and in most weather conditions.

  • Lakes Entrance - Marine Parade East, North Arm and North Arm Spit
  • Metung - Shaving Point and Silvershot Landing (Boole Poole)
  • Tambo River - Johnsonville
  • Nicholson River – Nicholson
  • Mitchell River – Silt Jetties, Mitchell River Backwater (Bairnsdale)
  • Paynesville - Fort King, Birrell’s Peninsula (Newlands Arm), Commissioner Point (Newlands Arm), Slip Road (Boat Harbour), Esplanade (adjacent to Yacht Club)
  • Raymond Island
  • Eagle Point - Eagle Bay
  • Wattle Point

Wellington Shire

Port of Sale

  • Destination wharf and jetty for temporary berthing with designated loading/unloading areas. Toilets, picnic, barbeque and drinking water facilities, and sewage pump out and hopper disposal site in vicinity. Access to town centre via a five minute walk.

Loch Sport Boat Ramp and Jetty

  • Jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading/unloading only.

Sale Canal Boat Ramp Jetty

  • Jetty adjacent to boat ramp for loading and unloading only.

Public Boat Ramps
Operable all year round in most weather conditions.

  • Loch Sport - Victoria Parade, Seagull Drive and the Boulevarde.
  • Holland’s Landing
  • Seacombe Landing
  • Marlay Point
  • Port of Sale


Sewage Disposal Pumpouts and Hoppers

Sewage disposal facilities are provided and managed by various agencies at the following locations:

Location

Hopper

Pumpout

Metung

Metung Marina

Yes

No

 

Chinamans Creek

Yes

No

 

Riviera Nautic (RN)

No

Yes

Paynesville

Progress Jetty

(onshore toilet block)

Yes

 

Bulls Cruisers

Yes

Yes

Lakes Entrance

North Arm Spit

Yes

No

 

Lakes Entrance Boat Harbour (East)

Yes

Yes

 

Bullock Island North (new)

Yes

Yes

Loch Sport

Marina

Yes

Yes

 

Mooring Jetty

Yes

Yes

Sale

Port of Sale

Yes

Yes

Nicholson

Onshore Toilet Block

Yes

No

Hollands Landing

Onshore toilet block

Yes

No

Bunga Arm

sewage barge
(November to Easter only)

Yes

Yes

Duck Arm

Sewage Jetty

Yes

Yes


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