Victorian Notice to Mariners

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

Melbourne, 02 November 2023 Australia – Victoria

2 November 2023

No. 446 – 2023

Local Port of Port Phillip

Kirk Point

Kirk Point Boat Ramp Upgrade and Rock Groyne Construction Works Complete




Mariners are advised that the upgrade works to Kirk Point Boat Ramp, at approximate location (WGS84):38°01.663’S, 144°33.9044’E have been completed and the boat ramp is open.
The upgrade included construction of a new rock groyne which extends from the southern side of the ramp to provide wave protection, shown in figure 1 below.
Shallow water and submerged hazards exist in the vicinity of the ramp, particularly at Long Reef approximately 1.4 nautical miles to the east as shown in figure 2 below. Mariners are advised to be aware of tides, consult navigation charts and undertake adequate passage planning prior to approach or departure.
For more information, please visit the Parks Victoria project page at:

Previous notice:

206(T)-23 is referred and cancelled, 447-23 is referred

Charts & Publications Affected:

AUS 143, 157, AU439144

Further Notice:

No further Notice will be issued.


If you require any further information, please contact Parks Victoria on 13 1963.

David Ritman

Manager Regional Planning

Southern and Maritime Region

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