Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 21 February 2020 Australia – Victoria

21 February 2020

No. 073(T) - 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip


Eastern Beach - Triathlon Event - Ironman 70.3


Friday 21 February 2020 until 2100hrs Sunday 23 February 2020


Mariners are advised of a triathlon event and associated activities including the set up and removal of lit marker buoys during the dates and times nominated above.
A swim course will be delineated by pink and orange marker buoys adjacent to Eastern Beach and the Royal Geelong Yacht Club. The buoys will be lit with a white flashing light and will progressively be set out between Friday 21 February and 0700hrs Sunday 23 February.
Starting at 0700hrs Sunday 21 February 2020, the swim follows a triangular course from Eastern Beach at approximate location 38°8.7606’S, 144°22.1405’E and continues North to a pink buoy at approximately 38°08’24.0’E, 144°22’09.6’S then southeast to a pink buoy at approximately 38°08’42.1’E, 144°22’7.5’S then west to the final pink buoy at approximately 38°08’45.1’E, 144°22’15.7’S then return to shore near the start point. All buoys will be removed by 2100hrs on Sunday 23 February 2020.
Mariners are advised to proceed with caution in the vicinity of the
events and observe signage and directions from event officials.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 153, 157.

Further Notice:

This Notice is self-cancelling. No 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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