Hawaii - General Info
United States dollar (US$)
International dialing code for Hawaii is +808.
Foreign Embassies in Hawaii
British Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 588 6500.
Canadian Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 682 1740.
Australian Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 797 3000.
South African Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 232 4400.
Irish Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 462 3939.
New Zealand Embassy, Washington DC: +1 202 328 4800.
June-July Vic-Maui Race Race from Victoria to Maui held every two years. http://www.vicmaui.org/
Emergencies - Police, Fire, Ambulance - Dial 911.
IMRAY AND ADLARD COLES PILOT BOOKS are available at a discounted price for Noonsite.com users via World Cruising Club
Weather in Hawaiian Waters
Landfalls of Paradise: Cruising Guide to the Pacific Islands
By Earl R. Hinz and Jim Howard
Published by University of Hawaii Press (5th edition. 2006)
The fifth edition of this sailing standard includes updated charts and text reflecting changes in regulations and facilities for most countries and specific ports of entry. New appendices include procedures for entry to Australia, which are more exacting than most Pacific landfalls, and an extensive list of information sources: cruising guidebooks, important general tourist guides, chart suppliers, and key web sites for the countries covered by "Landfalls of Paradise".
Charlie's Charts of the Hawaiian Islands
By Charles Wood updated by Margo Wood
Publisher: CC 4th Edition
ISBN 13: 9780968637074
A cruising guide with detailed sketch charts and information. Includes weather, piloting and routing considerations, customs, dangers, garbage disposal, and more.
The Pacific Crossing Guide
By Michael Pocock, Revised by Ros Hogbin
Publisher: Adlard Coles; 2nd edition (August 2011)
See the detailed review
Cruising Guide to the Hawaiian Islands
By Carolyn & Bob Mehaffy
Publisher: Paradise Cay Publications; 2nd edition (November 15, 2006)
Bob and Carolyn Mehaffy spent over a year on their Hardin 45 ketch, Carricklee, researching all of the anchorages and harbors on all the inhabited Hawaiian Islands, including Midway atoll. The result is the Cruising Guide to the Hawaiian Islands, Second Edition. This updated and revised edition is a comprehensive guide that has something to offer the first-time island-hopper and seasoned Hawaiian cruiser alike.
Hawaii Harbour contact Information
Covering all districts. Website also has online booking and payment.
Offical List of Day Moorings for the Hawaiian Islands
Day Moorings Locations. These moorings are limited to day use only and to only 2.5 hours if busy.
The Hawaii Compendium
SV Soggy Paws Hawaiian Guide A Compilation of Guidebook References and Cruising Reports put together by SV Soggy Paws. Last updated 2014, including updates from cruisers who have used it. Lots of good information if planning on cruising Hawaii and many other notes for other Pacific cruising areas on the site too.
June 2015:Publications checked
February 2014: All formalities checked/updated.
January 2012: All formalities checked/updated.
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