Albany Port Approach and Pilotage


Approach

Arrival/Departure Restrictions

None

Tidal Variation

1 metre

Prevailing Currents

Nil

Prevailing Winds

 

Length of Channel

3,700 metres

Depth of Channel

12.2 metres


Turning Basin

Diameter

420 metres

Depth

12.2 metres

Notes

Very protected with no swell in harbour.


Pilotage

Pilot Name

Albany Port Authority

Address

85 Brunswick Road
Albany WA 6330

Phone

+61 8 9841 2844

Fax

+61 8 9841 7566

Compulsory Pilot

Yes

Pilot Pick Up Point

 

Distance from Berth

5 nautical miles

Pilot VHF Channel

12

Pilot Boat Description

15 metre fibreglass vessel with a white hull and orange superstructure.

Pilot Hours

24 hour port. Overtime before 0730 and after 1530.

Pilotage Fees

Included in port charges (30 c GRT)

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