Over the bar at Narooma

Posted by barbara on October 9, 2011

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Tons of concrete blocks pave the way for vessels entering Narooma's seaway

For coastal shipping seeking refuge at Narooma, braving the bar today is nothing compared to the risky business of accessing the original tiny settlement before the stone groins were constructed.

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Waves swell into Narooma's seaway

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The current day route into Narooma looks placid by comparison with the era of coastal traders having to wait until it was safe to enter the inlet and pass over the impeding sand bar.

 

 

 

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