Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 23 January 2023 Australia – Victoria

23 January 2023

No. 037(T) - 2023

Local Port of Port Phillip

Mount Martha

Mount Martha – Australia Day Swim

Date:

Thursday 26th January 2023 0800hrs until 1230hrs

Details:

Mariners are advised of an open water swim event during the times nominated above.
 
 A set aside will exist around the competition area, which is bounded by the following approximate locations (WGS84):

1.            38°15.931’S, 145° 0.627’E            2.            38°15.827'S 145° 0.723'E
3.            38°15.764’S, 145° 0.660’E            4.            38°15.730’S, 145° 0.819’E
 
The event course will be delineated by marker buoys and patrolled by event marshals.
 
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of the event and observe signage and directions from event officials.

Relevant Law:

The set aside area has been established under the Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015. Entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event officials and Parks Victoria officers.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143 & 150

Further Notice:

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

Attachments:

If you require any further information, please contact the Event organiser on 0408 530 430.

Peter Kemp

A/Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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