Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 11 January 2022 Australia – Victoria

11 January 2022

No. 014(T)-2022

Local Port of Port Phillip

Southern Port Phillip

Pinnace Channel Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve Boundary Marker Lights Non-Operational




Mariners are advised that the lights on the following special mark buoys, marking the boundary of Pinnace Channel Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve are currently non-operational.

Navigation Aid Approximate Location (WGS84) Flash sequence
Southernmost Boundary Marker Buoy
38˚15.693’S, 144˚49.581’E
FL(4) Y.12s

Westernmost Boundary Marker Buoy
38˚14.257’S, 144˚48.864’E
FL(4) Y.12s
The lights will be reinstated as soon as practicable.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of Pinnace Channel Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 157.

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information please contact the Victorian Fisheries Authority on 0417 538 442.

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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