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

#Mangles Bay Not Currently Deployed

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#Compleat Angler FAD Not Currently Deployed

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#BM4 Not Currently Deployed

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#BM3 In Position

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#BM2 Not Currently Deployed

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#BM1 Not Currently Deployed

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#EX4 In Position

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#EX3 Not Currently Deployed

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#EX2 In Position

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#AB3 Not Currently Deployed

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#AB2 Not Currently Deployed

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#AB1 Not Currently Deployed

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#CN4 Not Currently Deployed

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#CN3 Not Currently Deployed

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#CN2 Not Currently Deployed

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#CN1 Not Currently Deployed

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#RFW6 Not Currently Deployed

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#RFW5 Not Currently Deployed

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#RFW4 Not Currently Deployed

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#RFW3 Not Currently Deployed

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#RFW2 Not Currently Deployed

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#RFW1 Not Currently Deployed

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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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.365452 118.133777
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S35° 21.9271’ E118° 8.0266‘
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 21’ 55.626” S 118° 8’ 1.596” E

Broome

FAD #: BM4

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    In Position
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.232733 114.90815
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S33°13.964' E114°51.489'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 13' 57.84" S 114° 54' 29.34" E

FAD #: CN2

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    In Position
  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

    In Position
  • 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

    In Position
  • 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 #: GD1

  • 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 #: GD2

  • 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 #: GD3

  • 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 #: GD4

  • 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

    Not Currently Deployed
  • 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

Rockingham

FAD #: Mangles Bay

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.3585167° 115.0735667°
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 32° 21.511’ E 115°04.414’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 21' 30.6600" S 115° 04' 24.8400" E

FAD #: Compleat Angler FAD

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.2479333° 115.1216667°
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 32° 14.876’ E 115°07.300’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 14' 52.5600" S 115° 07' 18.0000" E