Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 26 February 2021 Australia - Victoria

26 February 2021

No. 053(T) – 2021

Local Port of Port Phillip


Williamstown Beach - Open Water Swim Events


Sunday 28 February 2021 0800hrs until 1330hrs


Mariners are advised of an open water swim event during the times nominated above.
A Set Aside exists around the competition area, which is bounded by the following approximate locations (WGS84):
1. 37˚52.167’S, 144˚53.533’E 3. 37˚52.219’S, 144˚52.937’E
2. 37˚52.104’S, 144˚52.962’E 4. 37˚52.288’S, 144˚53.569’E
The event course will be delineated by marker buoys and will be patrolled by event marshals.
Mariners are advised to proceed with caution in the vicinity of the event and observe signs and directions from event officials.

Relevant Law:

The set aside area has been established under the Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015. Entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event officials and Parks Victoria officers.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 155

Further Notice:

This Notice is self-cancelling. No further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact the event organiser on 0408 530 430

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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