Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 30 December 2019 Australia – Victoria

30 December 2019

No. 332(T) - 2019

Local Port of Port Phillip


Fireworks Display


Tuesday 31 December 2019 between the hours of 20:00hrs and 22:00hrs.


Mariners are advised of a Fireworks Display at 21:30hrs on the date noted above, adjacent to Portarlington Foreshore Reserve.
A set aside for the Fireworks Display extends in a 200m radius from a barge positioned 450m West of Portarlington Pier and 250m offshore at approximate location: 38°06.612’S and 144°38.829’E (WGS84).
This set aside area is put in place to ensure public safety in the local port as per WorkSafe requirements regarding safety fallout areas for this fireworks display.
Mariners are prohibited from entering the set aside area during the dates and times nominated above and are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the declared set aside area

Relevant Law:

The set aside has been established under Regulation 11(1)(2) of the Port Management (Local Ports) Regulation 2015. Entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event participants and Parks Victoria Officers.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 157

Further Notice:

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


If you require any further information please contact Bellarine Bayside on (03) 5254 4009

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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