About Shipmate

Welcome to Shipmate Marine Directory, a unique directory of marine trades and services created by boaters, for boaters.

Shipmate provides totally free access to a vast array of information giving you a quick and ready reference for locating the many trades and services available to keep your pride and joy in tip-top condition.

All of the categories can be filtered by individual State or region.

As well as marine trades and services, Shipmate includes all those other things that you need to know when you're boating. Details on emergency services, yacht clubs, marinas, marine organisations, weather, tides and links to Webcams and Wave Buoys.

Many of the listings within each category have hyperlinks to their individual websites and there are also links to sites of general interest to boaters.

All of the listings in Shipmate Marine Directory, are free and this website is funded by advertising and sponsorship. We thank those organisations that have supported us and ask that you give them your support as without them this resource would not be available.

Shipmate Marine Directory, is compiled from local knowledge, referrals from boat owners, marinas and service providers. No doubt we’ve overlooked some competent businesses, trades people and service providers and apologise for any omissions. If you’re a provider of services direct to boaters in Australia and feel you should be included (listings are free), please see the link at the bottom of this page where you can submit your own listing.

If you'd like more details contact either call us on (03) 9399 9194 or email us at info@shipmate.com.au

Shipmate Pocket guide


For boaters located in Victoria and South East Queensland there is a booklet version of Shipmate published annually. This handy 148 page, full colour pocket guide is available from yacht clubs, marinas, marine organisations and selected marine businesses.

The 2015 edition is out now and available free to boaters. To obtain your copy Ask for it at your marina office, or send a stamped, self addressed, business size (DL) envelope to Shipmate Directories PO Box 962 Williamstown Vic 3016 or contact us on (03) 9399 9194.

We trust you find Shipmate Marine Directory a handy and worthwhile resource and we welcome your comments and suggestions on how we can improve to ensure we remain a premier boating resource for boaters.

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