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Post Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 5:36 pm    Post subject: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I think the title says it all!!!!
What's everyone else's thought on this particular pile of rubbish?

PS - After dealing with a very inaccurate wind forecast, managed to land half a dozen good sized Stripies and 1 Goldie this morning in the harbour.


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Post Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 7:54 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Pics man throw em up

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Post Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 10:37 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

What trouble did you have Simon?

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Post Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 11:08 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

It does get a breeze blowing in at the worse possible angle in the dry.
I havnt used it in years. Has it been put back together after the cyclone


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Post Posted: Thu May 24, 2018 8:15 am    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

What's the problem with the ramp buddy, please explain


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Post Posted: Thu May 24, 2018 10:40 am    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Haven't used it in a while. Yes it is useless under 2m(ish) of water, but aren't they all? And as Mickkk mentioned the cross wind can be a problem, but then you just use the sheltered side of the ramp and it's not too bad.


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Post Posted: Thu May 24, 2018 1:10 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I think with the wind this time of year, most boat ramps would be a challenge at some stage.


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Post Posted: Thu May 24, 2018 3:58 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Very little detail for such a big a** whinge...


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Post Posted: Fri May 25, 2018 7:58 am    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I agree nt wombat, back it up with some facts


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Post Posted: Fri May 25, 2018 9:23 am    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Cool, more room for me


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Post Posted: Fri May 25, 2018 6:02 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

If it's a structural issue it might need an X-Ray.

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Post Posted: Fri May 25, 2018 6:39 pm    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Get theodosius down there quick

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Post Posted: Sun May 27, 2018 6:32 am    Post subject: Re: East Arm Boat Ramp - What A Joke!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Had some probs with the ramp lately launching by myself.
The ramp was damaged in the cyclone and has a large part of it missing.
Trying to retrieve on the low is hard as there is no pontoon in the water.
There was a few more sections added when i used it yesterday so it looks like it is getting worked on.
Hopefully they finnish it soon.
The wind we have had latley will have made it hard to use but that has always been the case for that ramp with a strong wind.


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