Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 31 July 2020 Australia – Victoria

31 July 2020

No. 220 - 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip

Southern Port Phillip

Pinnace Channel Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve - Missing Navigation Buoy - Reinstated




Mariners are advised that the missing yellow special mark navigation buoy, lit with characteristics FL(4)Y.12s, marking the north-west boundary of the Pinnace Channel Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve northern zone at approximate location 38°14.257'S, 144°48.864'E (WGS84), has been reinstated.

Mariners are advised to continue to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the Reserve.

Previous notice:

180(T) – 2020 is referred and cancelled

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143 & 157

Further Notice:

No further Notice will be issued


If you require any further information please contact the Victorian Fisheries Authority on 03 5258 0218

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager

Local Ports and Waterways Marine and Maritime Region

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