Go West is a comprehensive GUIDE to planning your passage, preparing for your arrival, and exploring Australia.
AVAILABLE NOW to DOWNLOAD FREE! 104 PAGES of information with everything from weather to planning your land travels, yacht travels, formalities and more. You can download the electronic version here.
Down Under Discounts
New Caledonia & Vanuatu Cruising Guides
The Down Under Rally are distributors of the rocket guides. To enquire about buying the guides from the Down Under Rally and getting the "Down Under Discount" just fill out the form below the following introductions to the guides below.
The cruising guide to New Caledonia has been cited as the best cruising guide in the world.
Based on high resolution satellite and aerial photography, the cruising guide to New Caledonia gives a precise, accurate and colourful information on every practical anchorage in New Caledonia.
- 212 high resolution aerial photo-charts of New Caledonia Anchorages
- Overlays of depths
- Navigational aids
- Sailing directions
- GPS points
- Points of information.
The guide covers all parts of New Caledonia from the Isle of Pines in the south to the Recifs de Entrecasteaux in the north and the Loyalty Islands to the east. The cruising guide to New Caledonia gives precise, accurate and colourful information on every practical anchorage in New Caledonia. The program works on Windows (XP or later) and Macintosh (OS X 10.7 or later) computers.
To see a demonstration of the guide watch the video below
The cruising guide to Vanuatu is a comprehensive guide to sailing in the Vanuatu islands.
There are photo-charts of all of Vanuatu and every Vanuatu Island with overlays of depths, navigational aids, sailing directions, GPS points, and points of information. 158 photo charts of Vanuatu anchorages covering all parts of Vanuatu from Aneityum in the south to the Hiu in the north and every island in between.
Each anchorage photo chart has;
- Crystal clear high resolution aerial imagery
- Overlays showing depths, navigational aids, sailing directions, approach and anchorage GPS points, approach and anchorage photographs, and points of interest about that anchorage.
The guide is a maritime encyclopedia of information about Vanuatu with more than 800 photographs, including virtual reality images.The Guide is based on high resolution satellite and aerial photography, the cruising guide to Vanuatu gives precise, accurate and colourful information on every practical anchorage in Vanuatu.The program works on Windows (XP or later) and Macintosh (OSX 10.7 or later) computers.
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Whether it’s Extended Coastal or Offshore cruising, dip into the ICA knowledge-base to help you get out there, have fun and do it safely!
The ICA offers seminars and training courses for those who are looking to learn the "tricks of the trade" before heading off into the bluw .
We have a growing Australian membership taking advantage of our extensive cruising resources and we invite you to join us an benifit from our knowledge & experience.
Jack & Jude have visited more ports and anchorages in Australia that anyone else we know!
Their website is packed full of useful and entertaining info.
The "Anchorages" page will be of special interest to those who are planning to do some serious cruising "down under"
To check out the anchorages page click here
The Global Site for Cruising Sailors
Noonsite is the longest established global information website featuring every major sea port in the world visited by cruising boats. It provides cruising sailors with FREE comprehensive information regarding essential marine facilities, clearance formalities, weather, special events, docking and other facts needed by visiting yachts.
Where to after Australia ?
Join the Sail 2 Indonesia Yacht Rally from Queensland, and cruise the Spice Islands in company.
The Sail 2 Indonesia Rally will take in many of Indonesia’s best sailing destinations. With an itinerary organised in conjunction with the Indonesian Ministry of Tourism, you can be sure you’ll see the best that this spectacular archipelago has to offer
Billed as one of the best cruising destinations in Australia, the Tasmanian Government's Marine and Safety Tasmania (MAST) organisation has launched an online resource for visiting cruisers.
Cruising Tasmania is chock full of checklists and resources to get you safely around that beautiful but potentially dangerous island.
Best of all is its comprehensive listing of each region around the coastline. Maps, charts, advice, 'must see's', weather and useful contacts; it is all here.