Planning a trip to Perth, here are four great marinas that are worth a visit.
The Marina, Mindarie
Located just 30 minutes from Perth, The Marina, Mindarie is a stunning 5 Gold Anchor rated facility with plenty of options for visiting boaties, including a boat ramp, overnight casual berths, and casual daily boardwalk moorings. Fully serviced and secure berths ranging from 10-20m and catamaran berths are available. The Marina, Mindarie is also home to a buzzing dining and live entertainment precinct, fishing and dive charter options and stylish waterfront accommodation suites for holidaymakers.
Pier 21 Marina
Situated on the Swan River in North Fremantle, Pier 21 Marina is a firstclass marina, only 3km from the ocean. It has 174 pens, from 7-24m, and is designated as a Clean Marina through the Clean Marina Program. Pier 21 Marina also has secure parking 24 hours a day.
This protected marina is 20 minutes upriver from Fremantle Port and has 210 pens and a 50-stacker boat rack. It offers a variety of services, including mechanical repairs, slipways, 24-hour fuel, detailing and a tavern.
Hillarys Boat Harbour
A destination in its own right, Hillarys has it all going on with restaurants and shops. Hillarys Yacht Club offers 107 floating pens and 163 fixed pens ranging from 8-20m. Department of Transport offers 410 floating pens ranging from 10-33m, with 100m of service wharf. Hillarys accommodates yachts and small boats as well as providing a full range of boating services including fuel, launching ramps, pens, servicing and chandlery.
You can read the full article in the June-July 2023 issue of Nautilus Marine Magazine. For more boating news, features and interviews, subscribe to Nautilus Marine Magazine here.