Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 19 February 2021 Australia – Victoria

19 February 2021

No. 049(T) – 2021

Local Port of Port Phillip

Altona

Altona Life Saving Club - Life Saving Victoria Carnival

Date:

Sunday 21st February 2021 from 0600hrs to 1700hrs.

Details:

Mariners are advised of a Life Saving Victoria carnival in the vicinity of the Altona Life Saving Club during the date and times nominated above. Two courses will be used, one on each side of Altona Pier. Exclusion Zones have been established around the courses, which are bounded by the shore and the following approximate locations (WGS84): 1. 37°52.441'S, 144°49.655'E 2. 37°52.440'S, 144°49.775'E
And; 1. 37°52.476'S, 144°49.858'E 2. 37°52.483'S, 144°50.013'E. The competition area will be delineated by marker buoys, and designated marshal vessels will patrol the event
Mariners are advised to proceed with caution within the vicinity of the event and observe signage and directions from event officials.

Relevant Law:

The exclusion zones have been established under section 208(2) of the Marine Safety Act 2010. Entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event participants 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 the event organiser on 0421 381 169.

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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