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Werribee South Boat Ramp, Beach Road, Werribee South
Werribee South Boat Ramp

The Werribee South Boat Ramp is situated near the mouth of the Werribee River along the Werribee South foreshore. The Boat Ramp is a public facility open 24 hours, 365 days a year.

The facility comprises of:

  • Six boat ramps (two shallow)
  • Four floating pontoons (NOTE: We currently have one pontoon unavailable due to damage)
  • Fish cleaning table
  • 78 vehicle-with-trailer paved parking spaces
  • Approximately 90 vehicle-with-trailer parking spaces in overflow

Ramp & Pontoon Dredging Commences

Parks Victoria has completed maintenance dredging works along the entrance channel of Werribee River. For more information, visit https://parkweb.vic.gov.au/.

Council commences dredging of the Werribee River Ramps and Pontoons from 10 December 2018, subject to weather.

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Parks Victoria Dredging Werribee River Channel

Parks Victoria will be undertaking dredging in the Werribee River Channel commencing Monday 26 November and will be on site for about 10 days. For more information, visit Parks Victoria

Safety & using the Werribee South Boat Ramp

With the current warm weather and snapper biting in the Bay, it is timely reminder before dragging your boat/watercraft out for the first time this season,  to refresh your memory regarding safe boating and trailer towing.

Your safety and the safety of others is paramount both travelling to and from the water as well as while on the water. Please check not only the condition of your vessel but also the condition of your trailer.

A reminder of safe boating can be found with the link below to the Recreational Boating Safety Handbook.

When launching you vessel, please take care, as boat ramps are situated in a natural environment and are subject to changing conditions. Before heading out onto the water always check the following:

Also, upon your return to shore, please check that your car and trailer, including the coupling have not been tampered with and are safe for you to retrieve your vessel and tow your boat home.Emergency Contact Information: Victorian Water Police (03) 9399 7500 or 000

For further information contact Wyndham City Leisure Facilities Contracts Officer on 9742 0777.

Parking at Werribee South Boat Ramp

Parking at the Werribee South Boat Ramp is currently open at no cost.  

The casual parking ticket machines have not been operational since early 2018. Council has been working to resolve this issue. Council is looking at a mobile app solution and PayStay has been identified as the preferred casual (24 hr ticket) parking supplier. Online annual parking permits will be available via Council website. WiFi will be available at the ramps to support mobile and online payment. Parking tickets will also be available for purchase in advance from the Civic Centre 

Current Annual Pass Holders

If you currently have or have recently purchased an annual pass, we thank you for your patience.  All pass holders who have been affected by the ticket machines not being operational will be compensated with an extension to their permit.

You will receive a letter at least 2 weeks prior to the new system being introduced  with your new extended expiry date together with information about how you can  activate this extension.  

Staying Informed

We will keep the information on the website up to date and post project updates as they become available.  

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