Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 12 February 21 Australia – Victoria

12 February 2021

No. 042-2021

Local Port of Port Phillip

Port Phillip

Shellfish Reef Seeding Works Complete




Mariners are advised that the shellfish reef seeding works occurring at the locations below by the Victorian Fisheries Authority and The Nature Conservancy are now complete.
Reef, Area
Approximate location (WGS84)
St Helens, Geelong
38° 07.177’S, 144° 21.675’E
Outer Harbour, Corio Bay
38° 06.366’S, 144° 28.570’E
Kirk Point, Western Port Phillip
38°03.436’S, 144°36.588’E
Wilson Spit, Western Port Phillip
38°06.581’S, 144°30.902’E
Dromana, Eastern Port Phillip
38°19.730’S, 144°57.165’E
Margaret’s Reef, Hobsons Bay
37°53.785’S, 144°56.542’E

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the reefs

Previous notice:

340(T)-2020 is referred and cancelled

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 157, 155, 158.

Further Notice:

No further notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact; The Victorian Fisheries Authority on 136 186 or The Nature Conservancy on 0409 087 278.

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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