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Edwards Point Mooring Area

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Mooring location: Edwards Point, Port Phillip

Set aside name: Edwards Point

Melways reference: Map 474 B3

Boundaries: As per map

Agent managing: Parks Victoria – Queenscliff office

Status: Sites available

Waiting list: No

Local features: South of St Leonards Yacht Club & Motor Squadron

Public moorings present: No

Availability of temporary moorings: No

Weather conditions: The Edwards Point mooring ground is situated approximately 100 metres from shorer which protects it from westerly weather conditions. This area is however susceptible to Easterly weather aspects. Tide range 1.2 metres. Inshore vessels sit on bottom on low tide. This area is exposed to easterly storms due to fetch. Vessels are usually removed from moorings during winter months on an as needs basis if storms approach over the remaining seasons.

Tackle requirements

  • Buoys: As specified by an Authorised Mooring Tackle Contractor and must display site identification number at all times.
  • Chain: As specified by an Authorised Mooring Tackle Contractor.
  • Weights: As specified by an Authorised Mooring Tackle Contractor.

Tender arrangements: No 

Access: Access is off Beach Street or Lower Bluff Rd and limited car parking facilities are available.

Contact: Parks Victoria 13 19 63