Williamstown Workshop, Piers & Stony Creek Backwash


Williamstown Workshop, Piers & Stony Creek Backwash


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Williamstown Workshop, Piers & Stony Creek Backwash

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Williamstown Workshop, Piers & Stony Creek Backwash

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

  • Workshops Site

    Boyd Pier and Commissioner's Jetty Closure

    Boyd Pier and Commissioner's Jetty have been closed, and all berthing is prohibited.

    Additionally, there is no public access permitted on the wharves, and access in the waters between the heads of the two piers is prohibited.

    There is no expected date for re-opening of the areas. If you require further information, please contact Seaworks.

    Attachments: Map_final (189KB)

  • Williamstown Workshop, Piers & Stony Creek Backwash

    An extended 5-knot speed restriction zone will take effect from 30 April 2024.

    Mariners are advised to navigate at a speed of 5-knots or less within the new Williamstown zone, unless operating in accordance with the exemption for vessels under sail and sea planes.  

    The zone is enacted by Safe Transport Victoria at the request of Parks Victoria, it will span the waters between the southwestern boundary of the Newport Warmies breakwater, Williamstown foreshore, to Ann St Pier, and is bound by the Port of Melbourne shipping channel and an adjacent Ports Victoria new 5-knot zone. 

    Attachments: Williamstown waterway rule change (1) (254KB)

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