Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 08 January 2020 Australia – Victoria

8 January 2020

No. 013 – 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip


Corio Bay – Steampacket Quay – Floating Christmas Tree Barge Removed




Mariners are advised that the barge supporting the Geelong Floating Christmas Tree, moored at approximate location 38°08.598S, 144°21.755E (WGS84), adjacent to Cunningham Pier, has been removed.
The temporary mooring installed to support the barge will remain in position until further notice, see Notice to Mariners 262(T) - 2019.
Mariners are advised to obey speed limits and navigate with caution within the vicinity of Steampacket Quay.

Previous notice:

262(T) - 2019 is referred, 270(T) - 2019 is referred and cancelled

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 153, 157

Further Notice:

A further notice will be issued


If you require further information, please contact the City of Greater Geelong on 03 5272 5272.

Jo Richards

Regional Director, Marine and Maritime

Marine and Maritime Region

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