Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 18 February 2020 Australia – Victoria

18 February 2020

No. 066(T) – 2020

Local Port of Western port

French Island

Tankerton - Jetty Entrance Channel Maintenance Dredging




Mariners are advised of maintenance dredging works along the entrance channel to Tankerton Jetty at approximate location 38˚22.982’S, 145˚16.141’E (WGS84).
Dredging works will be carried out by a cutter suction dredge. Dredged material will be deposited at a site marked with a small pontoon 200m south of the entrance channel at approximate location 38˚23.037’S, 145˚16.041’E (WGS84).
On-water plant, equipment and potential hazards to navigation arising from the works will be marked as per IALA standards.
Mariners are reminded to observe all day marks and exercise caution within the vicinity of the dredging works

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 151

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


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

Deven Sumputh

A/Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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