|With absolute state-of-the-art facilities, Anchorage Marina Port Stephens is one of Australia's premier marina destinations. It offers first class accommodation for your boat as well as those on board. Linked to the Peppers Anchorage luxury boutique hotel with swimming pool, spa, sauna and fine dining in Merretts Restaurant, you will discover that Anchorage Marina is a place at which you arrive, not just a place to which you go. |
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Anchorage Marina provides a perfect launching point for all the delights of beautiful Port Stephens and the Myall Lakes. You can cruise one of Australia's most attractive natural harbours, experience the thrills of blue-water game fishing, ride jet skis and wave-runners, enjoy dolphin and whale watching, bush walk, surf, play golf, tennis or bowls, shop at our boutique resort shop or - do absolutely nothing but relax in comfort and style.
It sounds like an old salt’s tale – but it’s not. It’s a place where Marina guests are treated like house guests to guarantee a boating and lifestyle experience that is five star in every way.
Anchorage Marina berths are available on a permanent, casual or "pop in" basis.
Facilities and services available at Anchorage Marina and Peppers Anchorage include:
90 serviced modern floating marina berths
Visitor day berthing for restaurant access
Showers, toilets, and laundry with dryers
Diesel and unleaded fuelling, LP gas and pump-out services
Wireless Broadband Internet/Email Service
Boat Sales, brokerage, finance and insurance
Runabout, cruiser and yacht hire
Fishing and game fishing charters
Conference cruises and activities
Dolphin and whale watch cruises
Helicopter sightseeing, whale-watch & shark flights
Boutique resort shop and general store
80 deluxe Peppers Anchorage Resort guest rooms
Conference & convention center
Merretts, our renowned restaurant
Guest bar, lounges and meeting rooms
Landscaped swimming pool
Indoor spa & saunas
Water activities, fishing and fitness trails
Adjacent sandy white beach for safe swimming
Secure car parking
Anchorage Marina Port Stephens is a Member of both the Boating Industry Association of New South Wales and the Marina Association of Australia.
All of your needs can be catered for right at the Marina and our staff is committed to offering a quality friendly service of international standard to guarantee a thoroughly enjoyable and memorable boating and leisure experience.
In addition to the features of the Marina detailed on the Welcome page, the following notes are provided for your information:
Marina Berth & Rates Brochure
Berth Rates at Anchorage Marina Port Stephens are structured for both long term users and casual visitors. Long term or “permanent” berthing rates are competitive and apply for periods of 6 months or more. Casual berthing rates are attractive and fluctuate with seasons. All berth rates include power, water, GST, car-parking and full use of the Resort facilities. To enquire about rates or to receive our Marina Berth Rate Chart and Brochure please Click Here.
Marina Berth Bookings
Reservations for marina berths should be made in advance particularly for the peak periods of Christmas, school holidays, Easter and the game fishing season. Click Bookings for Marina Berths to send us your requirements. Our Marina Confirmation of Booking Advice will then be mailed to you for completion of any details and return to us with the required payment or deposit.
Registration on Arrival
Unless otherwise arranged, upon arrival at the Marina, Masters are requested to berth at the Fuelling Dock and report to Marina Administration for registration and berth assignment. For vessels expected to arrive outside of daily operating hours, Masters should telephone or radio Anchorage Marina for registration and vessel berthing instructions. For your guidance refer to Berth Location Map.
Upon registration and payment of a key deposit, Marina guests will be provided with keys which will access Marina Amenities, resort spa and marina trolleys.
Wireless Portable Broadband Internet/E-Mail Services
Our Marina has installed "AnyPort" Portable Broadband. It is now possible at any time to access the Internet, to check your emails, to get a weather up-date - all from the comfort of your Anchorage Marina Berth. All you need is a desktop, lap-top or hand-held computer. We can hire or sell you a wireless network adapter to link into our AnyPort Portable Broadband service.
Car parking which is available to all vessel owners is restricted to one vehicle per vessel. In peak seasonal periods Marina Administration will issue owners with car park passes.
Change of Dates
Should you wish to amend arrival or departure dates we will endeavour to accommodate your needs where possible although our ability to do so may be restricted by other bookings committed.
Credit Cards / Eftpos Facilities
Eftpos Facilities, Bankcard, MasterCard and Visa are accepted. If required, application can be made on registration for you to be issued with credit facilities to enable fuel and other Marina purchases to be charged to your account.
Anchorage Marina offers a 7 day fuel service from 8.00am to 5.00pm. The Marina's convenient fuel pontoon provides diesel, unleaded fuels, marine oils and additives, LP gas and pump-out facility.
All vessels are required to be insured against loss or damage, theft and third party property damage. The Marina also offers an insurance referral service and would be pleased to discuss your needs with you.
Laundry, Dry Cleaning
The Marina laundry, located in the Marina Amenities building, is equiped with coin-operated washing and drying machines. Irons are available from Marina Administration. A dry cleaning service is also available.
Restrooms and Showers
Located in the Marina Amenities building these exclusive facilities are provided to berth users free of charge. Please assist us to maintain them in a clean and sanitary condition by reporting any defects or malfunctions.
The Marina docks are fitted with mooring cleats. Mooring lines, ropes, etc. are the responsibility of the berth user. These however can be fitted at the owner’s expense. Please contact Marina Administration.
Whilst Anchorage Marina does not offer haul-out nor hard-stand facilities, we can arrange for repairs and maintenance service contactors to attend to vessel needs. Simply discuss your requirements with Marina Administration. Outside labour may only be employed on the Marina with management consent.
Waste receptacles are provided along the Boardwalk at the end of each gangway. Larger waste receptacles are located in the vicinity of the Marina amenities building. Marina guests are requested to dispose of larger quantities of waste into the larger receptacles.
Mail, facsimile and telephone messages will be held at the Marina reception desk for your collection. A secretarial service is available for you during normal business hours.
The Marina harbour is a no-wash zone and a maximum speed of 4 knots applies to all vessels.
Marina Luggage Trolleys
For the convenience of guests, mobile trolley units are located near the Marina flagstaff at the Resort Shop and at points along the Marina boardwalk.