Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 02 June 2023 Australia – Victoria

2 June 2023

No. 237 – 2023

Local Port of Westernport

Eastern Entrance

Shoaling – Updated Information




Mariners are advised that a Lit Starboard Lateral Buoy was previously installed in the vicinity of shoaling at Western Port Eastern Entrance, at approximate location 38° 32.444’S; 145° 21.075’E (WGS84) with characteristics Fl.G.3’s. The buoy was installed to indicate safe passage around shoaling as advised in NTM 347(T)-17.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution and closely follow all navigation aids upon entry and departure of Western Port through Eastern Entrance.

Previous notice:

042-23 is referred, 347(T)-17 is referred and cancelled.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 150

Further Notice:

No further Notice will be issued


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

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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