Moorings at Ashmore Reef
To prevent anchor damage to the coral reefs, 13 moorings are available in the West Island lagoon at Ashmore Reef Marine Park (Recreational Use Zone).
The moorings are available on a first come first served basis.
If there are no moorings available, anchoring should be confined to sandy areas of West Island lagoon, or outside the marine park to prevent damage to the reef.
The mooring locations are shown in the maps on this page.
Ashmore lagoon showing open and closed areas.
- Download the Ashmore lagoon image as a PDF.
Ashmore Reef moorings.
Various class mooring options.
- Download the Ashmore Reef moorings image and class table as a PDF.
For further information, please contact Australian Marine Parks.
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