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Continual shoaling at Bimini Harbour Entrance

The sand bar that extends south from North Bimini Entrance Point continues to move south, encroaching on the dredged channel east of the Bimini Waypoint shown on Explorer Chart BIM 3. That problem is made worse by the lack of any effort by the Bahamas Government to move and maintain the buoys previously placed at …

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Abaco New Marina Seabiscuit Marina Located at Sandbank Landing

New Marina Seabiscuit Marina @ Sandbank Landing. Great live aboard/ Located at the North end of Treasure Cay Beach. Slips up to 55′ Monthly rates are a flat fee $600.00 including water and electric Weekly rates are a flat fee $350.00 including water and electric The marina is part of the Sandbank Landing Hotel, Restaurant …

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New info on Old Bahama Bay closing

The following sign has been posted at Old Bahama Bay. The comment below is from a fellow cruiser. Some of the media reports were very dismal sounding … “all employees fired”, etc. It’s hard to believe they would shut down a going entity for a never-to-happen 4.2 billion mega-resort…but… If you find out they are …

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New fuel and dockage survey November 21, 2018

A new survey of dockage and fuel prices has been completed and posted showing most of the marinas offering these services in the Bahamas. Most fuel prices were up with a few exceptions that remained unchanged. A few marinas reduced dockage rates but none lowered fuel prices. Please go to our website www.explorercharts.com under Fuel and Dockage …

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Flats fishing regulation of 2017 suspended

NASSAU, The Bahamas, 24 April, 2018…..   News that the Government has suspended the Flats Fishing Regulations has been welcomed by the Association of Bahamas Marinas, which had protested the passing of the regulations when they were passed in 2017 out of concern for a detrimental impact on the country’s appeal as a destination for fishing …

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