Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 21 April 2020 Australia – Victoria

21 April 2020

No. 134 - 2020

Bass Strait

Ex-HMAS Canberra Recreation Reserve

Mooring Buoy 1 - Reinstated




Mariners are advised that the ex HMAS Canberra dive site lit mooring buoy for commercial vessels (Buoy No.1) with the following characteristics has been reinstated.
Latitude - 38˚17.996’ S
Longitude - 144˚32.591’ E
Navigation Aid No. & Function - Buoy No.1 - Yellow Mooring Buoy
Light Present - 3Q.Fl.Y.10s 2M

Mariners are instructed to abide by the Ex-HMAS Canberra exclusion and special use zone directions. Mariners are to exercise caution and avoid impeding the access and safety of vessels authorised to access the allocated mooring buoys.

Previous notice:

226(T) – 2019 is referred and cancelled

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 158

Further Notice:

No 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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