Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 15 January 2021 Australia – Victoria

15 January 2021

No. 012 – 2021

Local Port of Port Phillip


Corio Bay – Steampacket Quay – Floating Christmas Tree Barge Removal


Monday 18 January 2021.


Mariners are advised that the barge supporting the Geelong Floating Christmas Tree, moored at approximate location 38°08.598S, 144°21.755E (WGS84), adjacent to Cunningham Pier, will be removed on the date noted above.
The temporary mooring installed to support the barge will remain in position until further notice, see Notice to Mariners 262(T) - 2019.
Mariners are advised to obey speed limits and navigate with caution within the vicinity of Steampacket Quay.

Previous notice:

302(T) - 2020 is referred and cancelled. 262(T) - 2019 is referred.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 153, 157

Further Notice:

No further notice will be issued


If you require further information, please contact the City of Greater Geelong on 5272 4315.

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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