Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 21 October 2020 Australia – Victoria

21 October 2020

No. 293 - 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip


Wises Reef – South Cardinal Buoy Installed and Piles Removed




Mariners are advised of the installation of a South Cardinal mark buoy, lit with characteristics VQ(6) + LFL 10s, off Altona at approximate location 37°52.406’S, 144°50.702’E (WGS84).
The buoy replaces two redundant unlit timber piles at approximate locations (WGS84): 37°52.328’S, 144°50.697’E and 37°52.282’S, 144°50.635’E which have now been removed.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the buoy.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143 & 155

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 Port & Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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