Denham Maritime Facility
The Denham Maritime Facility is located on the town’s foreshore and services the charter and tourism industry and recreational vessels.
The maritime facility offers service jetty, boat launching and refuelling facilities, and a casual mooring berth. There is also a recreational jetty with six boat pens without walkway.
Denham is the main hub within the Shark Bay Heritage Area, which is renowned for its national parks and beautiful beaches that are home to dolphins, dugongs, and other wildlife.
The concrete service jetty has lighting, power, water and fuel.
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The slipway is located adjacent to the Service Jetty and is managed by the Shire of Shark Bay.
The recreational jetty is located approximately 60 metres south of the service jetty and consists of 6 pens with no walkway.
There is a dual lane boat launching ramp with a wooden walkway in between. Vehicle and trailer parking are available at the top of the ramp.
Diesel fuel is available at this facility. This service is provided by Bailey’s Marine Fuels and a fuel card is required.
Phone: 1300 224 539
There is a public toilet block located near the entrance.
There is well maintained car and boat trailer parking located at the entrance to the facility and a carpark is between the service jetty and recreational jetty.
Fish cleaning facilities
There are two fish cleaning facilities, one at the west end of the car and boat trailer parking area and one adjacent to the recreational jetty and pens.
Waterway entrance channel
All fees quoted are inclusive of GST and should be paid in advance.
Fixed pen without walkways are charged per metre of the pen length.
Fixed pens without walkways
|3 months or more per month||$44.45|
Service jetty fees
There are fees and conditions for use for service jetties and wharves at DoT managed maritime facilities.
Find out more about service jetty and wharf fees.
DoT’s vessel accommodation is offered on a casual, short term and long term basis and is always in high demand. Submit the enquiry form to find out if a pen is available.
Ready to apply?
Once you have spoken with one of our Harbour Officers to confirm availability, fill in either the waitlist or vessel accommodation application form below and familiarise yourself with important terms and conditions.
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Cyclone community information sheet
This information sheet provides important information to help users of Denham Maritime Facility during the lead up, impact and recovery from a tropical cyclone.
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Deckee is a free app to help you plan your next boating trip. The app helps you keep informed with location-based data, safety alerts, access to the coast cams, weather forecasts and other information while you're on your boat. Download Deckee before you go.
DoT publishes nautical charts of the WA coastline for use by recreational and commercial vessels.
Our boating guides provide local marine safety information, including boating hazards, speed restrictions, personal watercraft, water ski and closed water areas. Download a guide below or visit the boating guides page for more resources.
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