Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 06 January 2024 Australia – Victoria

6 January 2024

No. 011(T)-2024

Local Port of Port Phillip


Altona South Cardinal Mark Buoy Unlit and Day Shape Missing




Mariners are advised that the South Cardinal Mark Buoy, with characteristics
VQ(6) + LFl 10s located off Altona at approximate location (WGS84):
37°52.406’S, 144°50.702’E is unlit and the day shape is missing.
The light and day shape will be reinstated as soon as practicable.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the buoy.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS143, AUS155, AU5MEL01 AU438144

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


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

Victor Teoh

Manager Regional Operations

Southern and Maritime Region

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