Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 26 October 2022 Australia – Victoria

26 October 2022

No. 369(T) – 2022

Local Port of Port Phillip


Steampacket Quay – Floating Christmas Tree Barge Installation


Thursday 27 October 2022 weather dependant, until further notice


Mariners are advised of a temporary barge installation to support the Geelong Floating Christmas Tree, to be moored at Steampacket Quay at approximate location 38°08.598S, 144°21.755E (WGS84), adjacent to Cunningham Pier.
Submerged cables and moorings supporting the barge will be marked with
buoys. The floating Christmas tree will be lit from dusk to dawn.
The weather contingency dates for the installation are Friday 28 October, Saturday 29 October and Monday 31 October 2022. The installation will occur on these dates if the weather is unsuitable on Thursday 27 October 2022.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of
Steampacket Quay.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 153, 157

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued


If you require any further information, please contact the City of Greater Geelong on 5272 4308

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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