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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

Boat Launching and Parking Free

The Victorian State Government has abolished boat ramp launching and parking fees at Werribee South.

No fees will be charged at Werribee South Boat Ramp. Parking Officers will still monitor and enforce compliant parking in line with the current designated parking areas and associated signage.

Pontoon Repairs

Council will be replacing Pontoon 1.

Contractors will commence work on site from Wednesday 29 January to 31 January replacing the pontoon. Access to the first ramp will not be available for the duration of these works.

ACCESS TO REMAINING RAMPS and PONTOONS WIL BE MAINTAINED AT ALL TIMES.

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.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What are the new parking arrangements at Werribee South Boat Ramp?

The Victorian State Government has abolished boat ramp launching and parking fees across the state. 

No fees will be charged at Werribee South Boat Ramp. Parking Officers will still monitor and enforce compliant parking in line with the current designated parking areas and associated signage.

Who is now responsible for maintaining the Werribee South Boat Ramp facility?

Council will still maintain the condition of the facility. 

  • If you require to report any issue relating to the facility you can contact the Recreation Leisure Facilities Team on 03 9742 0777 or email us CustomerService@wyndham.vic.gov.au
  • If you need to report an Emergency, please contact Australian Volunteer Coast Guard Search & Rescue (03) 9598 7003 or Victoria Police 000

If you have supplied a valid email address a remittance advice will be forwarded to you. 

Who do I talk to about the Werribee South Boat Ramp?

If you would like to talk to someone about the Werribee South Boat Ramp, you can contact our Recreation Leisure Facilities Team on (03) 9742 0777

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