Explore the New South Wales coastline and you will find coastal lakes and rivers, offshore Islands and secluded bays and anchorages.
Pick out any of Queensland's pristine waterways and you will discover a world renowned boating, sailing and fishing paradise.
Over the years many boat owners have been lured south by the diverse and picturesque coastline of Australia's island state.
South Australia has two gulfs where most boating and fishing takes place, however there is more than 5000km of coastline to explore.
Most of Western Australia's vast, untouched coastline is only accessible by boat, which is what makes it so appealing.
Victoria provides a small stretch of coastline compared to other states, but there is no shortage of experiences to be had on the water.
Recent review: "I was in Sydney for several days up to New Years Eve and then back there for Australia Day, to get a peaceful nights sle..."
Recent review: "Departed from Coffin Bay 1st March to cross Great Australian Bight. The town of Coffin Bay is a fine example of " countr..."
Recent review: "Most people sail straight past Lake Macquarie and don't realise its the largest salt water lake in he southern hemispher..."
Recent review: "Travelling West in winter along the mainland Australia coast sucks. Prevailing cold Westerlies combine with a mild curre..."
Recent review: "Port Davey is considered the jewel in the crown of cruising Tasmania. Its remote location is considered really difficult..."
Recent review: "We spent 10 days camping aboard a Hartley 16 exploring the lakes - estuaries and coves. It is truly magical with many fa..."
Recent review: "Great spot ,plenty of room lots of courtesy moorings.Easy access to onshore facilities
Several haulout facilities at le..."
Recent review: "6th May 2018
I came in, having only got away from my home mooring late and found everywhere busy. On a dark and moonless..."
Recent review: "I love the area south of Hobart, and we also love to go to the Wooden Boat Festival in Hobart, even though we only have ..."
Recent review: "The new marina at the foot of town on this sensational harbour has pretty much everything you want whether transiting, h..."
Recent review: "Castle Rock is located in Middle Harbour and is the first beach on the right as you enter Middle Harbour. There is a hug..."
Recent review: "Very family-friendly region, with fantastic fishing in the creeks for bass and barra, through to tuna, GTs and marlin in..."
Recent review: "As an all weather deep entrance with a dredged promulgated depth of circa 15-18 metres the Hunter River / Port of Newcas..."
Recent review: "I was last here for Melbourne Cup day 2017 . Its a good place to anchor heading North a easy day sail from Cooktown. The..."
Recent review: "First in here in 85 while I was on the slip , been in a dozen times since, including this year, united services club is ..."
Recent review: "Iluka Boatshed (where the ferry stops) has fuel on a floating pontoon which makes life easy. You can tie up over night f..."
Recent review: "Departed Adelaide to a 10/15knot SE but rounding into Investigator Strait , heading SW , at nightfall , was close reach..."
Recent review: "This anchorage is a favorite of ours. It is fairly well protected except in any Southey conditions. You may get a gentle..."
Recent review: "Montague Island is 6nm off shore of Narooma. It is a nature reserve teaming with wild life such as fur seals, little pen..."
Recent review: "Trial Bay was a stopover anchorage I recently (winter 2017) used during a delivery from Qld to SA in a 28 foot Taipan sa..."