Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 12 December 2019 Australia - Victoria

12 December 2019

No. 307(T) – 2019

Local Port of Port Phillip

Williamstown

Williamstown Beach - Swim Event

Date:

Saturday 14 December 2019 7:00am – 2:00pm (Weather hold date - Sunday 15 December 2019 7:00am – 2:00pm)

Details:

Mariners are advised of an open water swim event during the times noted above.
A set aside will exist around the competition area, which is bounded by the following approximate locations (WGS84):
1. 37˚52.167’S, 144˚53.533’E 3. 37˚52.219’S, 144˚52.937’E
2. 37˚52.104’S, 144˚52.962’E 4. 37˚52.288’S, 144˚53.569’E
The competition area will be delineated by marker buoys and will be patrolled by event marshals.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the competition area during the times of the event.

Relevant Law:

The set aside area has been established under the Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015. Entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event officials and Parks Victoria officers.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 155

Further Notice:

This Notice is self-cancelling. No further Notice will be issued.

Attachments:

If you require any further information, please contact Parks Victoria on 13 1963

Jo Richards

Regional Director, Marine and Maritime

Marine and Maritime Region

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