Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 17 July 2023 Australia – Victoria

17 July 2023

No. 290(T) – 2023

Local Port of Port Phillip

Patterson River

Patterson River Entrance – Reduced Depth




Mariners are advised of shoaling and a reduced channel depth at the entrance of Patterson River, located at approximately 38˚04.403’S, 145˚07.173’E (WGS84).
Recent weather events have led to the formation of sandbars in this area. Mariners are advised to navigate with caution within the vicinity of Patterson River entrance, and to check local weather and tidal conditions before entry or departure.

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143

Further Notice:

Further Notice: A further Notice will be issued.


Parks Victoria on 13 1963

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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