Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 16 December 2022 Australia – Victoria

16 December 2022

No. 471 – 2022

Local Port of Port Phillip


Kananook Creek - Maintenance Dredging at Creek Entrance


Monday 19 December to Thursday 22 December 2022, weather permitting.


Mariners are advised of maintenance dredging works to be undertaken by Frankston City Council in the vicinity of Kananook Creek entrance, at approximate location 38˚08.739’S, 145˚06.965’E (WGS84).

Dredging works will be carried out by long reach excavator. Dredged material will be deposited for beach renourishment at the adjacent Frankston beach. The creek entrance remains open while works are underway with vessel traffic management in place.
Plant and equipment will be stored ashore when not in use during the works.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the vicinity of the works. Observe signage and follow instructions from the dredging contractor.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143

Further Notice:

This Notice is self-cancelling. No further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact Frankston City Council on (03) 9784 1025.

Peter Kemp

A/Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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