Gulnare Inlet is a very safe anchorage in bad weather as it provides wind protection from all directions.
These calm waters are ideal for;
Being very close to Hamilton Island, Gulnare Inlet is a good choice to overnight before or after spending a day exploring Hamilton Island.
Wind Protection from all directions.
Enter and leave slowly on a rising tide as the entrance is shallow.
A good spot to catch squid at night with a good light.