What's on The Rocket Cruising Guide to New Caledonia

New Caledonia Satellite View

Computer Requirements

  • Requires Windows XP or Later, MacOSX 10.7 or Later.
  • Installation Files are available on DVD or Download
  • Works on Windows Tablets but not on Android or Ipad Tablets

Just What You Need

  • Interactive Program (not a book)
  • Easy and Fun to use
  • Internet not required (after activation)
  • Trustworthy: Aerial Survey Photocharts
  • Complete: Coverage of All New Caledonia
  • 980 high resolution color images
  • 212 personally surveyed anchorages
  • 237 personally verified GPS routes
  • Up to Date: Continuously Improved
  • Icon menu to instantly:
    Rocket anywhere in 2 clicks, Go Back,
    Search an Index, See a Vertical View,
    Overlay Chart Information, Sailing Directions,
    General Information, Change the Language, Get Help.

On The All New Caledonia View

  • 16 Regional Summaries of What's Where
  • Location and one-click access to regional charts
  • Navigating and Anchoring in Coral Environments
  • List of All New Caledonia Official Charts
  • Summary of lights and markers used in New Caledonia
  • Passages to New Caledonia
  • Ports of Entry, Customs, Immigration, Quarantine details
  • Suggested Cruise Plans
  • Weather Information
  • Major towns and roads
  • Where to find 40 categories of supplies and services
  • Details of 7 categories of communication coverage
  • Key points for staying healthy while cruising
  • Marine Park Locations and Regulations
Amedee Lighthouse
Southern Region of New Caledonia

On 16 Regional Views

  • Flashing Navigation Lights with popup images
  • Reef Passes with leads, markers, bearings, dangers
  • Safe GPS Routes through passes and the lagoon
  • Detailed description of GPS Routes
  • Marine Reserve names and boundaries
  • Location and one click access to subregional charts
  • Location of Anchorages with one-click access
  • Navigate from chart to chart by clicking on borders

On 30 Sub Regional Views

  • Flashing Navigation Lights and Markers
  • Reef Passes and Dangers
  • Safe GPS Routes through passes and the lagoon
  • Detailed description of GPS Routes
  • Marine Reserve names and boundaries
  • Location of Anchorages with one-click access
  • Navigate from chart to chart by clicking on borders
  • Depths
Noumea harbour
Port Moselle Marina

On the Noumea View

  • Approaches with leads, markers, bearings, dangers
  • Helicopter photo of approach
  • Safe GPS Routes
  • Authorized anchoring areas
  • Anchoring radius measuring tool 50m & 100m
  • Prohibited anchoring areas
  • 5m, 10m depth contours
  • Marina Locations, contact details, facilities, images
  • Fuel Station Locations, contact details and images
  • Yacht Supply Store Locations, contact details
  • Government Office Locations, contact details
  • Directions and contacts for arriving and departing clearance
  • Slipway Locations, contact details and images
  • WiFi coverage

On the Marina View

  • Aerial photo of the Marina
  • Depths in the Marina
  • Wharf Letters and Slip Numbers
  • Full contact details, VHF, Phone, Fax, Email
  • Marina Facilities and their locations
  • Location and sphere image of the Marina Office
  • Turning Radius measuring tool
  • Clearance Formalities
  • Wi Fi coverage
  • Village Market
  • Commercial and Charter Wharf
  • Restaurant
  • Fuel Wharf and Laundry
Navigation on the Rocket Guide
Isle of Pines

Jump to any anchorage in two clicks

Point to the Rocket Icon and a small chart of New Caledonia appears, point to the area you are planning to visit and a click will bring you to a chart of that area.

On Regional Island Views

  • Safe GPS Routes
  • Lights, leads, markers
  • Isolated dangers and reefs
  • Location and one click access to subregional charts
  • Location and one click access to anchorages
  • Edge of Chart navigation to adjoining regions
  • Cultural Notes
Isle of Pines
Ilot Brosse anchorage

On Anchorage Sailing Direction Views

  • Approaches to the anchorage(s)
  • Leads, markers, bearings, dangers
  • Photos of approaches
  • Safe GPS Routes to anchorages
  • GPS position of verified Anchorages
  • Photos of the anchorage(s)
  • Anchoring Radius Tool - 50m & 100m
  • Protection from Winds
  • Anchorage depth
  • Bottom type and holding conditions
  • 1m, 2m, 5m, 10m, 20m depth contours
  • Depth soundings
  • Isolated dangers and reefs
  • Marine Reserve names and boundaries

On Anchorage Information Views

  • Marine Reserve names and boundaries
  • Photos of Beaches
  • Photos of Dive Spots
  • Photos and Information of Cultural Importance
  • Virtual Sphere Images
  • Photos of Rivers and Waterfalls
  • Mobile Phone (Internet) Reception
  • TV Reception
  • VHF weather channels
  • Walking trails with photos
Ilot Brosse anchorage

Don't Miss Out

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"I can't praise you highly enough for the absolutely marvelous job you have done with the cruising guide. Can't help thinking about how ALL yachts visiting New Caledonia can be convinced that your guide is an absolute MUST. If they don't have it they don't know how much they will miss out."

Captain Per Rold S/Y Cecilie