Public Cruising Moorings

East Shelly Beach – Orford Cruising Mooring

The mooring (MASTPM3) is recognisable by the distinctive yellow buoy and markings.

Water Depth – approximately 4.0 metres at Low Tide.


The rules for the moorings use are :

  • A 4 hour time limit during day;
  • Vessels picking up the mooring after 5.00pm may remain on the mooring overnight until 9.00am the following day;
  • Maximum vessel length (Monohull) – 15 Metres;
  • Maximum vessel length (Multihull – 14 Metres;
  • The maximum wind rating 40 knots;
  • Rafting up is not permitted
  • Care must be taken by user to ensure the head rope is protected from chafe
  • In severe weather conditions, the vessel must be closely monitored by the owner / operator

Please report any faults or issues to MAST on (03) 6235 8811 or email

Date of Last Service:  October 2018


Address East Shelly Beach, Orford
Region East
Municipality Glamorgan-Spring Bay
Owner Marine and Safety Tasmania
Latitude -42° 33.92808
Longitude 147° 53.64498

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Please note: The above information should be used for guidance only. For up-to-date information, seek local advice.