Pick out any of Queensland's pristine waterways and you will discover a world renowned boating, sailing and fishing paradise.
Explore the New South Wales coastline and you will find coastal lakes and rivers, offshore Islands and secluded bays and anchorages.
Over the years many boat owners have been lured south by the diverse and picturesque coastline of Australia's island state.
Most of Western Australia's vast, untouched coastline is only accessible by boat, which is what makes it so appealing.
South Australia has two gulfs where most boating and fishing takes place, however there is more than 5000km of coastline to explore.
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 sleep away from the mot..."
Recent review: "Broken Bay is a quiet, peaceful and beautiful area, with plenty of public mooring, walks and places to explore. My partner and I spent weeks..."
Recent review: "Most people sail straight past Lake Macquarie and don't realise its the largest salt water lake in he southern hemisphere. With great marina..."
Recent review: "Travelling West in winter along the mainland Australia coast sucks. Prevailing cold Westerlies combine with a mild current to make progress ..."
Recent review: "Port Davey is considered the jewel in the crown of cruising Tasmania. Its remote location is considered really difficult to get to. Aussies ..."
Recent review: "The Gippsland lakes Classic Boat Club has documented and published destination notes in full detail, just click here - http://glcbc.org.au/..."
Recent review: "I flew over the islands in the Spencer Gulf recently, and I’m heading there with the boat February/ March next year. There are some wonderfu..."
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 a wooden table. We 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 huge expanse of sand ar..."
Recent review: "Very family-friendly region, with fantastic fishing in the creeks for bass and barra, through to tuna, GTs and marlin in the bluewater. Tide..."
Recent review: "As an all weather deep entrance with a dredged promulgated depth of circa 15-18 metres the Hunter River / Port of Newcastle is a relatively ..."
Recent review: "On passage South , anchored at the Southerly anchorage. A bit " rolley " but nothing compared to a stiff NE 'er!! Good holding , some dedica..."
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 anchorage can be cr..."
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 brilliant, wind agai..."
Recent review: "Iluka Boatshed (where the ferry stops) has fuel on a floating pontoon which makes life easy. You can tie up over night for a modest fee afte..."
Recent review: "Departed Adelaide to a 10/15knot SE but rounding into Investigator Strait , heading SW , at nightfall , was close reaching to a S 20/25. Af..."
Recent review: "This anchorage is a favorite of ours. It is fairly well protected except in any Southey conditions. You may get a gentle roll at times but v..."
Recent review: "Montague Island is 6nm off shore of Narooma. It is a nature reserve teaming with wild life such as fur seals, little penguins, shearwaters, ..."
Recent review: "King George Sound and its inner harbours, Princess Royal and Oyster, can probably claim to be the world’s biggest and best haven from the So..."
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 sailing yacht. I arriv..."