Wellbank's Australian nautical almanac and coasters' guide : for the Southern and the Eastern coasts of New Holland

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N 656.6 WEL
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Sydney : Printed and published by James Reading and Co., [1869]-1889
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(1882)
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WELLBANK’S AUSTRALIAN NAUTICAL ALMANAC 1
Advertising 2 , 3 , 4
WELLBANK’S AUSTRALIAN NAUTICAL ALMANAC 5
INTRODUCTION. 6
Advertising 7
GENERAL INDEX 9 , 10 , 11 , 12 , 13 , 14 , 15 , 16
STORM SIGINALS. 17
MAIL STEAMERS. 17
DESCRIPTIVE FLAGS. 17
NUMERICAL FLAGS. 17
TELEGRAPHIC STORM AND GENERAL SIGNALS. 18
Australian Nautical Almanac FOR THE YEAR 1882. CALENDAR FOR SYDNEY MEAN TIME. Principal Articles of the Calendar For the Year 1882. 19
POST OFFICE REGULATIONS, 1882. 20
POSTAGE RATES. I.—TOWN LETTERS. 21
II.—INLAND LETTERS. 21
III—INTERCOLONIAL AND SOUTH SEA ISLAND LETTERS. 21
IV.—LETTERS TO BRITISH COLONIES AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES. 21
V.—LETTERS TO THE UNITED KINGDOM. 21
VI.—LETTERS FOR THE CONTINENT OF EUROPE, &c. 21
LATE LETTERS. 21
INLAND CARD POST. 22
NEWSPAPERS. 22
BOOK PACKETS. 22
JANUARY—XXXI DAYS. 23
FEBRUARY—XXVIII DAYS. 24
MARCH—XXXI DAYS. 25
APRIL—XXX DAYS. 26
MAY—XXXI DAYS. 27
JUNE—XXX DAYS. 28
JULY—XXXI DAYS. 29
AUGUST—XXXI DAYS. 30
SEPTEMBER—XXX DAYS. 31
OCTOBER—XXXI DAYS. 32
NOVEMBER—XXX DAYS. 33
DECEMBER—XXXI DAYS. 34
Advertising 35
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS. GREENWICH TIME, For the Year 1882. ON TIME,—AND ITS REDUCTION. 37 , 38
Advertising 40
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—JANUARY. 41
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—FEBRUARY. 42
Advertising 43
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—MARCH. 45
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—APRIL. 46
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—MAY. 47
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—JUNE. 48
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—JULY. 49
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—AUGUST. 50
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—SEPTEMBER. 51
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.-OCTOBER. 52
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—NOVEMBER. 53
NAUTICAL EPHEMERIS.—DECEMBER. 54
TALE I. 55
TABLE II. 56
TABLE III. 57
TABLE IV. 57
TABLE V. 58
TABLE VI. 58
TABLE VII. 59
TABLE VIII 59
TABLE IX. 60
TABLE X. 61
TABLE XI. 62
TABLE XII. 63
TABLE XIII. 64
TABLE XIV. 65
TABLE XV. 66
TABLE XVI 67
TABLE XVII. 67
TABLE XVIII. 68 , 69 , 70
TABLE OF POSITIONS 71 , 72
TABLE XX. MAGNETIC BEARINGS AND DISTANCES 73
SOUTH COAST. 73 , 74
MAGNETIC BEARINGS AND DISTANCES. FROM CAPTAIN SIDNEY’S LATE SURVEY. East Coas 74 , 75 , 76
TABLE XXI. TABLE OF APPROXIMATE DISTANCES 77
TABLE XXII. DISTANCES OF OCEAN AND COAST MAIL ROUTES 78
TABLE XXIII. WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. 79
TIME. 80
EXPLANATION OF TABLES. 81 , 82 , 83 , 84 , 85
SOUTH COAST OF AUSTRALIA FROM CAPE LEEUWIN, EASTWARD. BEARINGS AND COURSES ARE MAGNETIC. 86 , 87 , 88 , 89 , 90 , 91 , 92 , 93 , 94 , 95 , 96 , 97 , 98 , 99 , 100 , 101 , 102 , 103 , 104 , 105 , 106 , 107 , 108 , 109 , 110 , 111 , 112 , 113 , 114 , 115 , 116 , 117 , 118
SPENCER GULF. 119 , 120 , 121 , 122 , 123 , 124 , 125 , 126 , 127 , 128 , 129 , 130 , 131 , 132 , 133 , 134 , 135 , 136 , 137 , 138 , 139 , 140 , 141 , 142 , 143
NORTHERN PART OF SPENCER GULF AND PORT AUGUSTA. 143 , 144 , 145 , 146 , 147 , 148 , 149
INVESTIGATOR STRAIT, KANGAROO ISLAND, AND BACKSTAIRS PASSAGE. 150 , 151 , 152 , 153 , 154 , 155 , 156 , 157 , 158 , 159 , 160 , 161
GULF OF ST. VINCENT. 161 , 162 , 163 , 164 , 165 , 166
PORT ADELAIDE. 166 , 167 , 168
REGULATIONS.—PORT OF ADELAIDE. 169 , 170 , 171 , 172 , 173 , 174 , 175 , 176 , 177
LIST OF PORTS AND ANCHORAGES OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA, EXCLUDING THE NORTHERN TERRITORY. 178 , 179
INSTRUCTIONS FOR USING MORTAR AND ROCKET LINES FOR SAVING LIFE FROM SHIPWRECK. 180 , 181 , 182 , 183 , 184 , 185
SOUTH COAST OF AUSTRALIA. CAPE JERVIS TO CAPE NORTHUMBERLAND. 186 , 187 , 188 , 189 , 190 , 191 , 192 , 193 , 194 , 195 , 196
SAILING DIRECTIONS, &c., FOR MACDONNELL BAY. 196 , 197 , 198 , 199 , 200
CAPE NORTHUMBERLAND TO CAPE OTWAY. 200 , 201 , 202 , 203 , 204 , 205 , 206 , 207 , 208
WARRNAMBOOL OR LADY BAY. 208 , 209 , 210 , 211 , 212
KING’S ISLAND. 213 , 214 , 215 , 216 , 217 , 218 , 219
SOUTH COAST OF AUSTRALIA. From Cape Otway to Port Phillip, and the Western Entrance of Bass’ Strait. 220 , 221 , 222
SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR PORT PHILLIP 222 , 223 , 224 , 225 , 226 , 227 , 228 , 229 , 230 , 231 , 232 , 233
DIRECTIONS FOR GEELONG. 233 , 234
Sailing Directions for the New Channel into Corio Bay and Geelong Harbour. 234 , 235 , 236
TIDES IN PORT PHILLIP BAY. 237 , 238 , 239 , 240 , 241
EXTRACTS FROM THE GENERAL RULES AND ORDERS FOR ALL PORTS AND HARBOURS IN VICTORIA. 241 , 242 , 243
FAIRWAYS, CHANNELS, AND RIVERS. 243 , 244
PUBLIC WHARFS AND JETTIES. 244 , 245 , 246 , 247 , 248
SCHEDULE. RATES OF PILOTAGE. 248 , 249 , 250 , 251 , 252
SIGNALS. 252 , 253
DOCKS, &c. 253 , 254
SCHEDULE 255
REGULATIONS FOR THE USE OF THE FIFTY-TON CRANE ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE RIVER YARRA. 256 , 257
PRIVATE DOCKS AND SLIPS. 257
SOUTH COAST OF AUSTRALIA. FROM PORT PHILLIP TO WILSON’S PROMONTORY. 258 , 259
Sailing Directions for the Eastern’Entrance into Western Port, and for the Anchorage off Cape Wollamai and the East End of Phillip Island. 259 , 260 , 261 , 262 , 263 , 264 , 265 , 266 , 267
THE EASTERN ENTRANCE OF BASS STRAITS. 267 , 268 , 269
BANKS’ STARIUT.-(Northern Part.) 270 , 271 , 272 , 273 , 274 , 275 , 276
BANKS STARI.(Southern Part). TASMANIA.—NORTH COAST. 276 , 277 , 278 , 279 , 280
WILSON PROMONTORY TO CAPE HOWE. 280 , 281 , 282 , 283 , 284 , 285 , 286 , 287
MERRIMAN CREEK ON NINETY-MILE BEACH TO CAPE HOWE. 288 , 289 , 290 , 291 , 292 , 293 , 294 , 295 , 296 , 297 , 298
EAST COAST OF AUSTRALIA. ADMIRALTY SAILING DIRECTORY TOR THE COAST OF NEW SOUTH WALES, FROM CAPE HOWE TO PORT JACKSON, 299 , 300 , 301 , 302 , 303 , 304 , 305 , 306 , 307 , 308 , 309 , 310 , 311 , 312
SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR CROOKHAVEN AND SHOALHAVEN RIVERS. 312 , 313 , 314 , 315 , 316 , 317
REMARKS ON THE WINDS, WEATHER, AND CURRENTS. 317 , 318 , 319 , 320
SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR PORT JACKSON. 320 , 321 , 322 , 323 , 324
EAST CHANNEL. 324 , 325 , 327
STORM SIGNALS. EXPLANATION OF STORM SIGNALS. 327
PILOTS REPORT FOR PORT JACKSON. 327 , 328
MAIL STEAMERS. 328
TIME BALL. 328
SIGNALS IN USE AT ALL THE BAR HARBOURS ON THE COAST OF NEW SOUTH WALES, NORTH OF PORT JACKSON. 329
DOCKS. FITZROY DRY DOCKS. 329 , 330
PATENT SLIPS. 331
PORT JACKSON HARBOUR REGULATIONS. THE FOLLOWING REGULATIONS ARE EXTRACTED FROM THE “GOVERNMENT GAZETTE.” CUSTOMS NOTICE. 331 , 332
LANDING PLACES FOR BAGGAGE. 332
POST OFFICE. 332 , 333
GUNPOWDER. 333 , 334
HARBOUR DUES. 334
PILOTS AND RATES OF PILOTAGE. 334 , 335
ADJUSTMENT OF COMPASSES. 335
EXAMINATIONS OF MASTERS, MATES, AND ENGINEERS. 336
GENERAL REGULATIONS. 337
THE FAIRWAY OF PORT JACKSON 337 , 338
SEAMEN. 338
SUB-MARINE CABLE. 339
REGULATIONS FOR PREVENTING COLLISIONS BETWEEN VESSELS. 339 , 340 , 341 , 342
RULES FOR PREVENTING COLLISIONS AT SEA. AID TO MEMORY. 343
ROUTES BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND CHINA. 343 , 344 , 345 , 346 , 347 , 348 , 349 , 350 , 351 , 352 , 353
EAST COAST OF AUSTRALIA. NEW SOUTH WALES. FROM PORT JACKSON TO PORT DANGER. 354 , 357 , 358 , 359
ERRATUM 355
NEWCASTLE HARBOUR. 360 , 361
DIRECTIONS FOR NEWCASTLE. 361 , 362 , 363
EXTRACTS FROM LAWS AND REGULATIONS TO BE OBSERVED IN THE HARBOUR OF NEWCASTLE. 364
SCHEDULE H. 364 , 365 , 366 , 367
PORT STEPHENS. 367 , 368 , 369 , 370 , 371 , 372 , 373 , 374 , 375 , 376 , 379 , 380
Advertising 377
DIRECTIONS FOR PORT MACQUARIE. 380 , 381 , 382
SAILING DIRECTIONS TOR THE MACLEAY RIVER, With Remarks on the Anchorage at Trial Bay. 382 , 383 , 384 , 385 , 386 , 387 , 388
EAST COAST OF AUSTRALIA. QUEENSLAND. 389
SIGNALS. 390
HARBOUR AND LIGHT DUES LEVIED IN QUEENSLAND. 390 , 391 , 392 , 393
AVERAGE TIDE TABLE. HIGH-WATER AT BRISBANE BAR. 393 , 394
SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR MORETON BAY. NORTHERN ENTRANCE. 395 , 396 , 397 , 398 , 399 , 400
SOUTHERN ENTRANCE. 400
TIDAL SIGNALS—INNER BAR ROUS CHANNEL. 400 , 401
BRISBANE RIVER. 402 , 403 , 404
PORTS AND HARBOURS—Signals in use at the Brisbane Station. 404
EXPLANATIONS. 404 , 405 , 406
WIDE BAY. 406 , 407 , 408 , 409 , 410
SHIPPING SIGNALS MADE FROM TELEGRAPH OFFICE, MARYBOROUGH. 410
HERVEY’S BAY, AND NORTH ENTRANCE TO GREAT SANDY ISLAND STRAIT. 410 , 411 , 412 , 413
INNER ROUTE FROM SANDY CAPE TO CAPE GLOUCESTER. 413 , 414 , 415 , 416 , 417 , 418 , 419 , 420
BURNETT RIVER. 420 , 421 , 422
BAFFLE CREEK. 422 , 423 , 424 , 425 , 426
THE NARROWS—From Port Curtis towards Keppel Bay. 426
ROCKHAMPTON—Keppel Bay and Fitzroy River. 427 , 428 , 429
SHIPPING SIGNALS MADE FROM TELEGRAPH OFFICE, ROCKHAMPTON. 430
BROAD SOUND. 430 , 431 , 432
PIONEER RIVER. 432 , 433
INNER ANCHORAGE FLAT-TOP ISLAND. 433 , 434 , 435 , 436
SHIPPING SIGNALS, MADE FROM TELEGRAPH OFFICE, MACKAY. 436
PORT DENISON. 436 , 437 , 438
SHIPPING SIGNALS MADE FROM THE FLAGSTAFF AT THE PILOT STATION, PORT DENISON. 438 , 439
CAPE BOWLING-GREEN AND CLEVELAND BAY. 439
REVOLVING LIGHT ON CAPE CLEVELAND. 439 , 440 , 441
SHIPPING SIGNALS MADE FROM THE FLAGSTAFF AT THE PILOT STATION, CLEVELAND BAY. 441 , 442
PORT HINCHINBROOK AND HERBERT RIVER. 442 , 443 , 444
MOURILYAN HARBOUR, AND MORESBY RIVER. 444
GLADYS INLET AND JOHNSTONE RIVER. 444 , 445
TRINITY HARBOUR. 445 , 446
PORT DOUGLAS AND THE MOWBRAY, MOSSMAN, AND DAINTREE RIVERS. 446 , 447
ENDEAVOUR RIVER. 447 , 448 , 449
SHIPPING SIGNALS MADE FROM SIGNAL TATION, GRASSY HILL, ENDEAVOUR RIVER. 450
LIST OF BEACONS AND LIGHTS IN THE INNER ROUTE AND TORRES STRAITS. 450 , 451 , 452
PORT ALBANY AND EVANS BAY. 452 , 453
TORRES STRAITS. 454 , 455
NOTES FOR NAVIGATION OF THE INNER ROUTE AND TORRES STRAITS. 455 , 456 , 457 , 458
NORMANBY SOUND AND THURSDAY ISLAND ANCHORAGEPRINCE OF WALES GROUP, TORRES STRAITS. 458 , 459 , 460 , 461
GULF OF CARPENTARIA. 461 , 462 , 463 , 464
ALBERT RIVER. 464 , 465
WEST COAST OF AUSTRALIA. SWAN RIVER TO CAPE LEEUWIN. 466 , 467 , 468 , 469 , 470 , 471 , 472 , 473 , 474 , 475 , 476 , 477 , 478 , 479 , 480 , 481 , 482 , 483 , 484
LIST OF THE PRINCIPAL LIGHTS. ON THE COAST AND WITHIN THE HARBOURS OF AUSTRALIA. 485 , 486 , 487 , 488 , 489
Advertising 491 , 492 , 493 , 494 , 495 , 496 , 497 , 498 , 499 , 500 , 501 , 502 , 503 , 504 , 505 , 506 , 507 , 508 , 509 , 510 , 511 , 512 , 513 , 514 , 515 , 516 , 517

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