Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 4 July 2023 Australia - Victoria

4 July 2023

No 277(T) - 2023

Local Port of Port Phillip

Mount Martha Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve

Mount Martha Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve Mid North Special Mark Buoy Light Non-Operational


4 July 2023 until further notice


Mariners are advised that a lit special mark buoy, with Characteristics FL(4)Y.6s marking the Mid North Boundary of the Mount Martha Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve at approximate locations: (WGS84) 38˚13.918’S, 145˚00.419’E is non-operational. 

The light will be reinstated as soon as is practicable.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of Mt Martha Aquaculture Fisheries Reserve. 

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143

Further Notice:

A further Notice will be issued.


Victorian Fisheries Authority on 136 186

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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