Frequently Asked Questions
How do I know when a cruise ship is visiting Geelong?
See our Shipping Movements page for a copy of the latest Cruise Ships schedule.
Where do Cruise Ships berth?
Cunningham Pier - Geelong.
Where do I get tidal information?
Tidal predictions are available via the Bureau of Meteorologys National Tide Centre web site at www.bom.gov.au/australia/tides. You can also check your local newspaper.
The Victorian Ports Corporation (Melbourne) web site provides current wave data as recorded at the Point Lonsdale buoy.
Where do I get information about mooring a recreational vessel?
Please call Marine Safety Victoria on (03) 9655 3399 or visit their web site at www.marinesafety.com.au.
What number do I call for information about a navy ship in port?
The Royal Australian Navy is responsible for Navy ships in the port. Please contact Staff Officer, Maritime Operations on (03) 9282 5564.
How do I obtain a recreational boating license?
Please call Transport Safety Victoria on (03) 9655 3399 or visit their web site at www.transportsafety.vic.gov.au/maritime-safety