If you are on an International Yacht or on a returning Australian Yacht and are planning to come to Australia in 2013, you will need to follow the rules laid down by the Australian Government. Please insure that you are familiar with these rules. Any information provided here is courtesy of the Bundaberg Cruising Yacht Club.
All care has been taken to ensure this information is up-to-date but the BCYC cannot be held responsible if for some reason the information is now outdated. We have listed herewith the links to the various Government Departments for your convenience.
The following information although applying to arrival in the Port of Bundaberg, is relevent to all other entry ports in Queensland.
This is what is required before your departure from your last port prior to arriving in Australia:
2. Ensure all non-Australians citizens on board have a current visa in place. The easiest and quickest way to get this is online.
3. If you have any animals on-board, you should notify Australian Quarantine well before your departure from your last port as certain requirements must be met.
Severe penalties may apply for failure to meet any of these requirements.
Some frequently asked questions with answers
All of the above information is supplied in the 2012 issue of Gateway Port Bundaberg 2012 (Updated on this page). Download your copy from the home page.
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