Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 2 June 2020 Australia – Victoria

2 June 2020

No. 175(T) – 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip

Elwood to Sorrento

Installation of new & upgrade or removal of existing aids to navigation.


3 June to 10 July 2020, conditions permitting.


Mariners are advised of the installation of new and the removal of existing aids to navigation in the near shore areas between Elwood to Sorrento, as detailed in the following table.
Works will be carried out using a pile-driving barge, support vessels and may include diving operations. On-water plant and machinery will be lit to IALA standards from sunset to sunrise. When divers are operating, a white and blue flag (Alpha) will be displayed in accordance with international standards.
Approximate locations (WGS84) of the new aids to navigation to be either installed, removed and/or replaced are:

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Mariners are advised to navigate with extreme caution within the vicinity of the works.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 150, 155 & 158.

Further Notice:

No Further Notice will be issued.


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

Graeme Davis

District Manager Port Phillip Western Port

Marine and Maritime Region

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