Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 15 March 2021 Australia – Victoria

15 March 2021

No. 067(T) - 2021

Local Port of Western Port

North Arm

Middle Spit Channel – Starboard Mark Pile no.5 Missing




Mariners are advised that the unlit starboard mark pile no.5, marking middle spit channel at approximate location: 38°18.454’S, 145°14.850’E (WGS 84) has broken off below the surface and is missing. The remaining pile may become exposed at low tides.
The pile will be reinstated as soon as practicable.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the missing pile.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143,158.

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact Parks Victoria on 13 1963.

Victor Teoh

Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways

Marine and Maritime Region

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