Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 15 September 2022 Australia – Victoria

15 September 2022

No. 315(T) – 2022

Bass Strait

Ex. HMAS Canberra Recreation Reserve

Mooring Buoy No. 1 - Missing




Mariners are advised that a lit mooring buoy for commercial vessels (Buoy No. 1) located at the Ex. HMAS Canberra dive site is missing from approximate location:
Latitude Longitude Navigation Aid & Function Light Characteristics
38° 17.996’ S
144° 32.591’ E
Buoy No.1
Yellow (Lit) Mooring Buoy
3Q. Fl. Y.10s 2M
Mariners are instructed to abide by the Ex. HMAS Canberra exclusion and special use zone directions. Mariners are to exercise caution and avoid impeding the access and safety of vessels authorised to access the allocated mooring buoys.

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 19 63

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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