Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 31 January 2020 Australia – Victoria

31 January 2020

No. 037(T) – 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip


Gem Pier – Pile Repair and Wrapping Works


3 February 2020 until 27 March 2020.


Mariners are advised of pile repair and wrapping works underneath Gem Pier at approximate location 37°51.700’S, 144°54.333’E (WGS84).
The works will take place underneath the pier, using divers and two (2) support vessels.
When divers are operating, a white and blue flag (Alpha) will be displayed in accordance with international standards.
On-water plant, equipment and potential hazards to navigation arising from the works will be marked as per IALA standards.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of Gem pier.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 154, 155

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


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

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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