Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 25 May 2022 Australia – Victoria

25 May 2022

No. 192(T) - 2022

Local Port of Port Phillip

Point Richards

Boat Ramp Channel Lateral Mark Piles Removed for Upgrade




Mariners are advised that the 4x Port and Starboard Lateral Mark Piles, marking the channel to Point Richards Boat Ramp have been permanently removed to facilitate a new groyne construction and future channel alignment.
The piles which have been removed were located at the following approximate locations:
Navigation Aid
Approximate Location (WGS84)
Port Lateral Pile
38°06.488’S, 144°37.622’E
Port Lateral Pile
38°06.497’S, 144°37.764’E
Starboard Lateral Pile
38°06.530’S, 144°37.616’E
Starboard Lateral Pile
38°06.532’S, 144°37.752’E
The boat ramp remains closed for the duration of the groyne construction works. A new channel will be marked by navigation aids specified in a future Notice before the facility is reopened.
Further information can be found at:
Mariners are advised of the temporary boat ramp closure, and to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the works.

Previous notice:

173(T)-22 is referred

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 153.

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact the Bellarine Bayside Foreshore Committee of Management on (03) 5254 4000.

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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