State-wide FADS trial program

FADs locations

The table below shows every individual FAD in the program with its coordinates and status i.e. if it’s in position or out of the water – or if adrift in those occasional instances where it has broken free of its anchor.

Status Key

In Position
Broken Free
Not Currently Deployed

#EX4 Broken Free

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#EX3 Broken Free

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#EX2 Not Currently Deployed

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#AB3 Broken Free

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#AB2 Broken Free

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#AB1 Broken Free

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#CN4 In Position

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#CN3 Broken Free

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#CN2 Broken Free

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#CN1 Broken Free

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#RFW6 Broken Free

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Albany

FAD #: AB4

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.392283 118.092850
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S35°23.537’ E118°05.571’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 23’ 32.22” S 118° 05’ 34.26” E

FAD #: AB3

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.313267 118.031783
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S35°18.796’ E118°01.907’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 18’ 47.76” S 118° 01’ 54.42” E

FAD #: AB2

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.231650 117.953667
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S35°13.899’ E117°57.220’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 13’ 53.94” S 117° 57’ 13.20” E

FAD #: AB1

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.164283 118.037400
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S35°09.857’ E118°02.244’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 09’ 51.42” S 118° 02’ 14.64” E

Broome

FAD #: BM4

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.778633 122.134950
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S17°46.718' E122° 08.097'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 46' 43.08" S 122° 08' 05.82" E

FAD #: BM3

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.885650 122.148933
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S17°53.139' E122° 08.936'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 53' 08.34" S 122° 08' 56.16" E

FAD #: BM2

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.884567 122.031400
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S17°53.074' E122° 01.884'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 53' 04.44" S 122° 01' 53.04" E

FAD #: BM1

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.872683 121.847133
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S17°52.361' E121° 50.828'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 52' 21.66" S 121° 50' 49.68" E

Cape Naturaliste

FAD #: CN4

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    33.14475 114.943833
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S33°08.685' E114°56.630'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 8' 41.1" S 114° 56' 37.8" E

FAD #: CN3

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.232733 114.90815
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S33°13.964' E114°54.489'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 13' 57.84" S 114° 54' 29.34" E

FAD #: CN2

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.316517 114.696617
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S33°18.991' E114°41.797'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 18' 59.46" S 114° 41' 47.82" E

FAD #: CN1

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.27625 114.544133
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S33°16.575' E114°32.648'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 16' 34.5" S 114° 32' 38.88" E

Exmouth

FAD #: EX4

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.979483 113.842117
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S21°58.769', E113°50.527'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 58' 46.14" S 113° 50' 31.62" E

FAD #: EX3

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.905317 113.855183
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S21°54.319', E113°51.311'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 54' 19.14" S 113° 51' 18.66" E

FAD #: EX2

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.780217 113.843367
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S21°46.813', E113°50.602'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 46' 48.78" S 113° 50' 36.12" E

FAD #: EX1

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.591700 113.804633
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S21°35.502’, E113°48.278’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 35’ 30.12” S 113° 48’ 16.68” E

Geraldton

FAD #: GD4

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.858217 114.487833
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S28°51.493' E114°29.270'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 51' 29.58" S 114° 29' 16.20" E

FAD #: GD3

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.983383 113.781400
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S28°59.003' E113°46.884'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 59' 00.18" S 113° 46' 53.04" E

FAD #: GD2

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.827600 113.665383
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S28°49.656' E113°39.923'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 49' 39.36" S 113° 39' 55.38" E

FAD #: GD1

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.494700 113.448833
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S28°29.682' E113°26.930'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 29' 40.92" S 113° 26' 55.80" E

Metro

FAD #: RFW6

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.113000 115.160000
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 32° 06.780' E115° 09.600'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 06' 46.8" S 115° 09' 36.0" E

FAD #: RFW5

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.113000 115.121000
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 32° 06.780' E 115° 07.260'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 06' 46.8" S 115° 07' 15.6" E

FAD #: RFW4

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.733000 115.175000
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 31° 43.980' E115° 10.500'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 43' 58.8" S 115° 10' 30.0" E

FAD #: RFW3

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.700000 115.175000
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 31° 42.000' E 115° 10.500'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 42' 00.0 S 115° 10' 30.0" E

FAD #: RFW2

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.700000 115.133000
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 31° 42.000' E 115° 07.980'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 42' 00.0 S 115° 07' 58.8" E

FAD #: RFW1

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.617000 115.133000
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 31° 37.020' E 115° 07.980'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 37' 1.2" S 115° 07' 58.8" E