Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 17 January 2020 Australia – Victoria

17 January 2020

No. 018(T) - 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip


Portsea to Jarman Oval Point Nepean – Swim Event - Portsea Swim Classic


Saturday 18 January 2020 between 08:00hrs and 14:00hrs


Mariners are advised of multiple swim events between Portsea and Point Nepean during the times noted above.
The 1.5km swim course starts onshore at Fisherman’s Beach, Portsea at approximate location 38°19.038’S, 144°42.382’E (WGS84) extends in an arc towards the finishing point at Jarman Oval, Point Nepean at approximate location 38°18.630’S, 144°41.450’E (WGS84).
The 2.5km swim course starts adjacent to the Portsea Camp Oval at approximate location 38°19.080’S, 144°43.043’E (WGS84) before traversing outside of the Portsea Pier then follows the 1.5km course to the finishing point at Jarman Oval, Point Nepean at approximate location 38°18.630’S, 144°41.450’E (WGS84).
Marker buoys will be in place to delineate the course. Marshal vessels will be in place at several locations assisting with the management and safety of the event.
Mariners are advised to proceed with caution in the vicinity of the swim
courses during the times of the events and observe signage and directions
from event officials.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 144, 158, 788

Further Notice:

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


If you require any further information, please contact the event organiser on 0412 131 009

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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