Mariners Corner

Mariner tips for the water loving lifestyle

Amelia Island Scuba Diving

By: Jamie Deonas The offshore waters of Amelia Island are known for excellent fishing and wonderful sailing. Scuba Diving off of the Fernandina Beach shores is one sport that is often overlooked. Many who visit here find enough pleasure

E-10 Heading to Court

By: Jamie Deonas We all have seen the labels at the gas pumps and listened to concerns of friends around Fernandina Beach that have machines that hold a lot of fuel for long periods of time. Well, once again the…
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Amelia Island Drum Fishing

Giant black drum have made their presence known once again in the waters around Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach. Areas such as Cumberland Sound, Nassau Sound and the deeper holes in the

Boating Skills and Seamanship Course

The Coast Guard Auxiliary at Amelia Island will be conducting a six week boating course. Starting February 17th and running every Tuesday and Thursday thru March 31st, these classes are

Search Amelia Fishing Report

By: Jamie Deonas Amelia Island has experienced a banner year for fishing both offshore and inshore. Earlier in the season the trout,

Closed Season on Red Snapper?

Federal action on snapper and grouper closures on the South Atlantic coast were postponed in mid-December, but the National Marine Fisheries Council promised a new effort to pass the amendment this year.

Winter Surf Fishing on Amelia Island

By: Judie Mackie Surf fishing on Amelia Island is always fun, but if you are going to try it during the colder of winter you may need a local tip or two. Blues and whiting both swim along our shores…
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Fernandina Beach Marina Rules

CITY OF FERNANDINA BEACH MARINA RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE SAFETY AND ENJOYMENT OF THE MARINA IT IS REQUIRED THAT ALL BOAT OWNERS, THEIR CREW AND GUESTS ABIDE BY THE FOLLOWING RULES AND REGULATIONS:

The Fernandina Beach Harbor Marina

The Fernandina Harbor Marina, is a self-sustaining business of the Marina Department for the City of Fernandina Beach, Florida located on Amelia Island and is dedicated to exceptional service to the community and their customers.

Amelia Island Sailing Club

The Amelia Island Sailing Club meets the first Tuesday of the month at the Kraft Athletic Club. Social hours begins at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting begins at 7:30; call Commodore Joe Blanchard at 904-277-4257 or visit www.ameliaislandsailing.org for more…
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Amelia Island Boat Parade

The Fernandina Harbor Holiday Lighted Boat Parade invites all boaters to participate in the parade.

The Coast Guard Auxiliary

Since its inception the Auxiliary assists the Coast Guard as authorized by the Commandant in performing any Coast Guard function, mission or operation authorized by law, except any law enforcement. In order to carryout this mission,