Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 15 June 2021 Australia – Victoria

15 June 2021

No. 179 (T) - 2021

Local Port of Port Phillip

Point Cooke - Point Cooke Marine Sanctuary

Point Cooke Marine Sanctuary – Special Mark Buoy Missing


15 June 2021 until further notice


Mariners are advised that the unlit special mark buoy, marking the boundary of the Point Cooke Marine Sanctuary at approximate location 37°55.475'S, 144°48.689'E (WGS84) is missing.

The buoy will be reinstated as soon as practicable.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of Point Cooke Marine Sanctuary. 

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143 & 155

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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