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Set aside determination - BOWS 10km Swim

Event name:

BOWS 10km Swim

Date/time of event:

Sunday 9 January 2022, 7:00am to 11:00am


Port Phillip


Port Management Act 1995 (Vic.)
Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015
Set Aside Determination – Regulation 11(1)
Local port of Port Phillip
I, Graeme Davis, District Manager of Parks Victoria (as delegate of the Port Manager), determine under Regulation 11(1) of the Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015 that the areas defined in the following table are set aside for the purposes and conditions specified.
This determination has been made in accordance with Regulation 11(2)
 (b)       if the port manager reasonably believes that there is imminent risk of—
(i)         harm or damage to—
(A)        the health or safety of any person; or
(B)        local port facilities or other property; or
(C)        the natural environment; or
(ii)        significant interference with the safe, efficient and effective management of the local port.
In accordance with Regulation 11(4), this determination replaces any previous set aside determination made by the port manager in respect of that area or any part there of that area for the period specified in this temporary determination. 
This determination applies for the period:
Sunday 9th January 2022 07.00am to 11.00am
Or should event not proceed on above date, then back up date
Sunday 16th January 2022 07.00am to 11.00am
Signed at Melbourne 
by        Graeme Davis
            District Manager
Reasonable conditions (Regulation 14)
Determination to set aside an area in a local port in which access to that area is prohibited or restricted for not more than 90 days.
To set aside an area for the safety of participants competing in the BOWS 10km Swim.
That area as marked on map attached.
Mariners are requested to avoid the competition area during the Set Aside period and follow the direction of event marshals and safety personnel.
Port Management Act 1995 (Vic.)
Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015
Set Aside Determination – Regulation 11(1)
Local Port of Port Phillip
As the Port Manager of Port Phillip, Parks Victoria has set aside an area of Port Phillip to facilitate the BOWS 10km Swim organised by the Black Rock Yacht Club on Saturday 9th January 2022 (back up date Saturday 16th January 2022) between 7am and 11.00am at the location marked on the attached map. The set aside prohibits all persons entering the area between times and dates as outlined. The full declaration including event information is available on Parks Victoria’s website.

By order of Parks Victoria
Dated: 22/12/21

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