Reference material

Use our reference material to help get the most out of the Bureau’s marine forecasts, warnings and map displays.

Maps

Reference maps of marine areas

available maps and tools

Waves

Interpreting forecasts of wave (sea and swell) heights

sea and swell

Wind

Interpreting wind forecasts and infromation

wind scales

Links to Australian marine safety agencies

Where to get more information about boating safety in your state

agencies