Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 29 January 2021 Australia – Victoria

29 January 2021

No. 028(T) – 2021

Local Port of Port Phillip

Safety Beach

Martha Cove – Entrance Channel Maintenance Dredging Works


Monday 1 February 2021 until further notice


Mariners are advised of maintenance dredging works occurring at the Martha Cove entrance channel at approximate location 38°18.370’S, 144°59.560’E (WGS84).
Mobilisation will commence on Monday 1 February 2021, with works planned to commence the following week. The works will take place with the use of a cutter suction dredge, with dredged material placed on the adjacent beach, to the south of the entrance channel.
On-water plant, equipment and potential hazards to navigation arising from the works will be marked as per IALA standards.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of Martha Cove entrance channel.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 155

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact Hall Contracting on 0459 591 114 or 0456 775 386.

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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