State-wide FADs 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

#Port Hedland 5 In Position

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#Port Hedland 4 In Position

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#Port Hedland 3 In Position

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#Port Hedland 2 In Position

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#Port Hedland 1 In Position

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#Exmouth 34 In Position

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#Exmouth 33 In Position

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#Steep Point 18 In Position

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#Steep Point 17 In Position

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#Lancelin 12 Not Currently Deployed

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#Lancelin 11 Not Currently Deployed

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#Point Sampson #42 In Position

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#Dampier #44 In Position

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#Dampier #43 In Position

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#Dampier #41 In Position

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#Mandurah 10 Not Currently Deployed

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#Mandurah 09 Not Currently Deployed

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#Jurien 16 Broken Free

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#Jurien 15 Not Currently Deployed

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#Jurien 14 Not Currently Deployed

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#Jurien 13 Not Currently Deployed

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#Rockingham 07 Not Currently Deployed

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#Rockingham 08 Not Currently Deployed

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#Broome 40 In Position

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#Broome 39 In Position

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#Broome 38 In Position

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#Broome 37 In Position

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#Exmouth 35 In Position

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#Exmouth 36 Not Currently Deployed

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#Geraldton 29 In Position

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#Abrolhos 30 In Position

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#Abrolhos 31 Broken Free

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#Abrolhos 32 In Position

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#Albany 24 Not Currently Deployed

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#Albany 23 Not Currently Deployed

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#Albany 22 Not Currently Deployed

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#Albany 21 Not Currently Deployed

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#Cape Naturaliste 28 Not Currently Deployed

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#Cape Naturaliste 27 Not Currently Deployed

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#Cape Naturaliste 26 Not Currently Deployed

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#Cape Naturaliste 25 Not Currently Deployed

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#Woodman Pt 20 Not Currently Deployed

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#Woodman Pt 19 Not Currently Deployed

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#North Metro 04 Not Currently Deployed

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#North Metro 03 Not Currently Deployed

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#North Metro 02 Not Currently Deployed

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#North Metro 01 Not Currently Deployed

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Albany

FAD #: Albany 24

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.392283 118.09285
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    35° 23.5370' S 118° 5.5710' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 23' 32.22" S 118° 5' 34.26" E

FAD #: Albany 23

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.366483 118.132267
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    35° 21.9890' S 118° 7.9360' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 21' 59.34" S 118° 7' 56.16" E

FAD #: Albany 22

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.311817 118.090367
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    35° 18.7090' S 118° 5.4220' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 18' 42.54" S 118° 5' 25.32" E

FAD #: Albany 21

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -35.313267 118.031767
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    35° 18.7960' S 118° 01.9060' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    35° 18' 47.76" S 118° 01' 54.36" E

Broome

FAD #: Broome 40

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.76685 121.5771
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    17° 46.0110' S 121° 34.6260' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 46' 0.66" S 121° 34' 37.56" E

FAD #: Broome 39

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.811817 121.656067
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    17° 48.7090' S 121° 39.3640' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 48' 42.54" S 121° 39' 21.84" E

FAD #: Broome 38

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.9488 121.573667
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    17° 56.9280' S 121° 34.4200' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 56' 55.68" S 121° 34' 25.2" E

FAD #: Broome 37

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -17.90615 121.759917
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    17° 54.3690' S 121° 45.5950' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    17° 54' 22.14" S 121° 45' 35.7" E

Cape Naturaliste

FAD #: Cape Naturaliste 28

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.14475 114.943833
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    33° 08.6850' S 114° 56.6300' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 08' 41.1" S 114° 56' 37.8" E

FAD #: Cape Naturaliste 27

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.232733 114.85815
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    33° 13.9640' S 114° 51.4890' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 13' 57.84" S 114° 51' 29.34" E

FAD #: Cape Naturaliste 26

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.316517 114.696617
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    33° 18.9910' S 114° 41.7970' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 18' 59.46" S 114° 41' 47.82" E

FAD #: Cape Naturaliste 25

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -33.27625 114.544133
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    33° 16.5750' S 114° 32.6480' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    33° 16' 34.5" S 114° 32' 38.88" E

Dampier & Point Samson

FAD #: Point Sampson #42

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.284067 117.131217
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 17.044' S 117° 7.873' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 17' 2.6412" S 117° 7' 52.3812" E

FAD #: Dampier #44

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.500767 116.293983
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 30.0460' S 116° 17.6390' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 30' 2.76" S 116° 17' 38.34" E

FAD #: Dampier #43

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.407733, 116.399983
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 24.464' S 116° 23.999' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 24' 27.8388" S, 116° 23' 59.9388" E

FAD #: Dampier #41

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.341567, 116.254983
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 20.4940' S 116° 15.2990' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 20' 29.64" S 116° 15' 17.94" E

Exmouth

FAD #: Exmouth 34

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.597533 114.112517
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    21° 35.8520' S 114° 06.7510' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 35' 51.12" S 114° 6' 45.06" E

FAD #: Exmouth 33

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.575 113.966667
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    21° 34.5000' S 113° 58.0000' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 34' 30" S 113° 58' 0" E

FAD #: Exmouth 35

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    21.63088333 114.04135
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S21°37.853’, E114°02.481’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 37' 51" S 113° 02' 29" E

FAD #: Exmouth 36

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -21.64296 114.10375
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S21°38.578’, E114°06.225’
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    21° 38’ 35” S 114° 06’ 14” E

Geraldton

FAD #: Geraldton 29

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.858217 114.487833
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    28° 51.4930' S 114° 29.2700' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 51' 29.58" S 114° 29' 16.2" E

FAD #: Abrolhos 30

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.983383 113.7814
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    28° 59.0030' S 113° 46.8840' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 59' 0.18" S 113° 46' 53.04" E

FAD #: Abrolhos 31

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.8276 113.665383
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    28° 49.6560' S 113° 39.9230' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 49' 39.36" S 113° 39' 55.38" E

FAD #: Abrolhos 32

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -28.4947, 113.448833
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    28° 29.6820' S 113° 26.9300' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    28° 29' 40.92" S 113° 26' 55.8" E

Jurien Bay

FAD #: Jurien 16

  • Status

    Broken Free
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -30.493733, 114.621917
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    30° 29.6240' S 114° 37.3150' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    30° 29' 37.44" S 114° 37' 18.9" E

FAD #: Jurien 15

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -30.275, 114.579233
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    30° 16.5000' S 114° 34.7540' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    30° 16' 30" S 114° 34' 45.24" E

FAD #: Jurien 14

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -30.219767, 114.570933
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    30° 13.1860' S 114° 34.2560' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    30° 13' 11.16" S 114° 34' 15.36" E

FAD #: Jurien 13

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -30.024467, 114.474817
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    30° 01.4680' S 114° 28.4890' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    30° 01' 28.08" S 114° 28' 29.34" E

Lancelin

FAD #: Lancelin 12

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.065783,114.874383
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    31° 03.9470' S 114° 52.4630' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 03' 56.82" S 114° 52' 27.78" E

FAD #: Lancelin 11

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.2522, 115.0258
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    31° 15.1320' S 115° 01.5480' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 15' 7.92" S 115° 01' 32.88" E

Mandurah

FAD #: Mandurah 10

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.62735, 115.028683
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    32° 37.6410' S 115° 01.7210' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 37' 38.46" S 115° 01' 43.26" E

FAD #: Mandurah 09

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.526, 115.07
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    32° 31.56' S 115° 04.2000' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 31' 33.6" S 115° 04' 12" E

Metro

FAD #: Woodman Pt 20

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.113, 115.160
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    32° 06.780' S 115° 09.600' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 06' 46.8" S 115° 09' 36.0" E

FAD #: Woodman Pt 19

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.113, 115.121
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    32° 06.780' S 115° 07.260' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 06' 46.8" S 115° 07' 15.6" E

FAD #: North Metro 04

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.733212 115.175967
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    31° 43.9927' S 115° 10.5580' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 43' 59.562" S 115° 10' 33.48" E

FAD #: North Metro 03

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.70034 115.175207
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    S 31° 42.0204' E 115° 10.5124'
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 42' 1.224 S 115° 10' 30.744" E

FAD #: North Metro 02

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.69992, 115.13329
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    31° 41.9952' S 115° 07.9974' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 41' 59.712" S 115° 07' 59.844" E

FAD #: North Metro 01

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -31.617062 115.133187
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    31° 37.0237' S 115° 07.9912' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    31° 37' 1.422" S 115° 07' 59.472" E

Port Hedland

FAD #: Port Hedland 5

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.077267, 118.01485
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 04.6360' S 118° 00.8910' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 04' 38.16" S 118° 00' 53.46" E

FAD #: Port Hedland 4

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.043383, 118.14295
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 02.6030' S 118° 08.5770' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 02' 36.18" S 118° 08' 34.62" E

FAD #: Port Hedland 3

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -20.010533, 118.250883
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    20° 00.6320' S 118° 15.0530' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    20° 00' 37.92" S 118° 15' 03.18" E

FAD #: Port Hedland 2

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -19.754733, 118.739067
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    19° 45.2840' S, 118° 44.3440' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    19° 45' 17.04" S, 118° 44' 20.64" E

FAD #: Port Hedland 1

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -19.682067, 118.79875
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    19° 40.9240' S 118° 47.9250' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    19° 40' 55.44" S 118° 47' 55.5" E

Rockingham

FAD #: Rockingham 07

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.358517, 115.073567
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    32° 21.5110' S 115° 04.4140' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 21' 30.66" S 115° 4' 24.84" E

FAD #: Rockingham 08

  • Status

    Not Currently Deployed
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -32.247933, 115.121667
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    32° 14.8760' S 115° 07.3000' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    32° 14' 52.56" S 115° 07' 18" E

Steep Point

FAD #: Steep Point 18

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -26.1063 113.1056
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    26° 6.3780' S 113° 6.3360' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    26° 6' 22.68" S 113° 6' 20.16" E

FAD #: Steep Point 17

  • Status

    In Position
  • Decimal Degrees (DD):
    -26.17255 113.036467
  • Degrees Decimal Minutes (DDM):
    26° 10.3530' S 113° 2.1880' E
  • Degrees Minutes Seconds (DMS):
    26° 10' 21.18" S 113° 2' 11.28" E