Boat ramps

There are 6 boat ramps managed by the Mornington Peninsula Shire.  A daily fee applies at all of the ramps which will cover parking, launching & recovery.

Annual Boat Ramp Permits

Annual Boat Ramp Permits are valid for a 12 month period from 01 November to 31 October.

The annual permit fee is $130.00 (GST free).The permit entitles the applicant to launch and retrieve boats from the Shire managed boat launching facilities and park in the designated car parks.

New applicants can apply for the 2017/2018 permit now.

Renewals for current Annual Boat Ramp Permit Holders will be sent as of October 1st and can be renewed once received.

The permit comes in the form of a vehicle windscreen sticker that must be attached to the bottom left hand side of the vehicle windscreen

To purchase an annual boat ramp permit complete the application form which can be completed online, the application form can also be downloaded below or by visiting one of our Customer Service Centres during business hours 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding Public Holidays).

New Boat Ramp Permits

Apply & Pay Online

DownloadAnnual Boat Ramp Permit Application Form(DOCX, 123KB)

Replacement Boat Ramp Permit

Apply & Pay Online 

DownloadAnnual Boat Ramp Permit Replacement Application Form - Stolen or Lost(DOCX, 77KB)


Daily Tickets

You must pay a fee for each day that you use and park at a Shire boat ramp. 

This has been made easy with the introduction of cashless parking meters at boat ramps across the peninsula.

Online with Parkmobile
Set up an account online with Parkmobile by visiting call 1300 564 564 or download the free smart device application at iTunes, Google Play or Windows markets.  You will be guided to register your vehicle (car) registration number and your credit card details.

Parking vouchers
Users who do not have a credit card, or who are infrequent users of the ramps, can pre-purchase vouchers ($12) from any of the Shire’s customer service centres during business hours. The vouchers are ‘one use’ only and do not have an expiry date; therefore, you can buy a few and use them when you want. Just complete the details on the voucher and display on your dashboard.

You can also purchase day passes for $12 at the Dromana Visitor Centre from 9am - 5pm Friday, Saturday, Monday and Tuesday. The centre is located at 359B Point Nepean Rd, Dromana.  

Boat ramp locations

Mornington (two ramps)
Schnapper Point, Melway 104 D9
Fishermans Beach Melway 145 B1 (no coin machine option)

Safety Beach
Marine Drive, Melway 150 12

Jetty Launching Ramp, Melway 168 F4

St Aubins Way, Melway 157 B6

Marine Parade, Melway 154 11

For further information download Online Parking Payment Postcard(PDF, 164KB). Alternatively, you can contact us on 1300 850 600 or 5950 1000.

Smartphone users can download a free app for parking:

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