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Marina Facilities

The West Beach Parks Marina provides boat launching facilities for recreational boating, fishing and sailing, as well as boat storage, boat servicing and sales, and bait, tackle and chandlery retail outlets. Wash down facilities are also available but please note that water restrictions may apply (refer to SA Water's website or signage in the wash down bay area).


The West Beach Parks Boat Ramp will temporarily close for repairs on 21 September 2021.

The Department for Infrastructure and Transport (DIT) is managing the project. For more information please visit

During the closure, public boats will be unable to use the ramp to launch, which will reopen before Christmas.

If you have any questions, please contact Department for Infrastructure and Transport.

Phone : 1300 794 880 or Email:

For specialised boating, sailing or marine services, visit these organisations at
West Beach Parks:

Adelaide Sailing Club – Phone 8294 3232

Adelaide Boat Storage – Phone 0414 302 988

Adelaide Shores Marine – Phone 8295 8000

SA Sea Rescue Squadron and Radio Base – Phone 8295 5072

Boat Launching Permits for 2021-22

Annual Boat Launching Permits are available for $325 (inc GST) per annum. Permits can be purchased to 30 June 2021 at a pro rata rate for periods of 3, 6 or 9 months.

Prices and available periods below:

12 Months
(1 July-30 June)
9 Months
(1 October-30 June)
6 Months
(1 January-30 June)
3 Months
(1 April- 30 June)

Please note: Where only part of a 3 month period remains the full 3 month fee will be charged.

These permits are more economical and convenient for those using the facilities
regularly. Permits can be purchased by credit card over the phone by calling
08 8355 7300. 24-hour tickets can be purchased for $15.00 (current as at 1st July 2019) from the automatic ticket vending machines in the launching area.

Boat Haven Permit Application

The West Beach Parks Marina has boat launching facilities, boat storage, boat servicing and sales, and bait, tackle and chandlery retail. The Adelaide Sailing Club, Surf Life Saving SA, and the SA Sea Rescue are all located here.