N 36° 09' - W 05° 21' 17"
Gibraltar - Marina Bay
United Kingdom, 73220
Published on 5 March 2007 - Updated on 6 March 2007
by ADB , by Patrick Boncap
|Distances||Jose Banus 29M - Marbella 32M|
|Approach||Harbour master||T: +350 73300, F: +350 78373
|by Day||It is advisable to report oneself to the pilot station, situated at the end of the Rock.||Harbour VHF||VHF 12 Gibraltar Harbour - VHF 71 Marina Bay|
|Dangers||Watch for the important cargo traffic and the many ships anchored in the bay.||Forecast svces||TT: 53416|
|Lights||N jetty light: F.f.r.|
|Access||Sheppard’s Marina and Marina Bay are situated N of Gibraltar, near the airport runway. Then, one shall sail along then turn round the vast commercial harbour by the exterior before to turn right by the N jetty.||Description||209 berths. Fixed pontoons with mooring on dangle.|
|Services||Water, electricity, toilets||Draught||<2,50-3m - Tides tables|
|Heavy svces||Shipchandlers. Engine and electrical workshops. Yacht repair facility at Sheppard’s Marina (H. Sheppard & Co Ltd).||Anchorage||Much backwash in the harbour by any weather.
Marina Bay is ideally placed, near the centre and the airport. This harbour is quite confused, often full in Summer, and one shall often be patient before to moor to arrange customs formalities. The Algeciras harbour (that did’nt cost a cent in 2005, but without services) offers more berths (but less advantages!).
|Victualling||Fuel at Sheppard’s Marina.|
|Various svces||Customs: office at Sheppard’s Marina, near the fuel pontoon. T: +350 78879.|