Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 27 November 2020 Australia – Victoria

27 November 2020

No. 334 - 2020

Local Port of Port Phillip

Patterson River

Whalers Cove East Tidal Gate Works Suspended and Gate Open




Mariners are advised that the eastern tidal gate works at Whalers Cove, Patterson River at approximate location 38°04.201’S, 145°08.046’E have been suspended and the eastern gate is now open for vessel traffic. The Whalers Cove western gate remains open for navigation also.
Mariners are advised to follow signage in relation to traffic management and navigate with caution within the vicinity of the Whalers Cove tidal gates.

Previous notice:

329(T)-2020 is referred and cancelled

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information please contact Melbourne Water on 131 722

Graeme Davis

District Manager Port Phillip Western Port

Marine and Maritime Region

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