This is a very popular overnight anchorage in northerly wind conditions. There are two beautiful beaches to explore and some coral outcrops to snorkel. Why not take one of the Ngaro Sea Trail Walks that winds through woodlands and ends at Whitehaven Beach.
Ensure you are available for 2.30pm radio schedules in case of a wind change. Must use anchorage number 2
North West to North East.
Fishing is permitted - check the 100 Magic Miles for details. Mackerel often feed here.
Be careful of
When entering keep an eye out for bommies. If a southerly wind change is expected during the night, select a different anchorage.
Some snorkelling is worthwhile on the Western side.
Chance Bay has a lovely beach to go ashore and explore.
Sail West past Hamilton island around to Cid Harbour.