Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

08 December 2023 Australia – Victoria

8 December 2023

No. 516(T) - 2023

Local Port of Port Phillip


Ramblers foreshore – Unlit North Cardinal Beacon




Mariners are advised that the North Cardinal light with characteristics Q(1)W indicating the Eastern end of Rambler’s Road Artificial Reef, Point Richards, is not working. Located approximately 60m offshore from Ramblers beach at (WGS84) 38° 06.809’ S, 144° 37.286’ E.
The reef is exposed at mid to low tide and submerged from mid to high tide.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution and legislated speed limits within the vicinity of Rambler’s Road Artificial Reef, Point Richards.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, AUS 157, AU5GEX01

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact Ralph Roob (Project Manager, City of Greater Geelong) on 5272 4872.

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

If you wish to receive Parks Victoria issued Notice to Mariners, please email your details to To view Notices, visit

By using our site you accept that we use and share cookies and similar technologies with certain approved third parties. These tools enable us to improve your website experience and to provide content and ads tailored to your interests. By continuing to use our site you consent to this. Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.