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Set aside determination - Williamstown Open Water Challenge 2022

Event name:

Williamstown Open Water Challenge

Date/time of event:

27 February 2022

Location:

Williamstown Beach

Details:

Port Management Act 1995 (Vic.)

Port Management (Local Ports) Regulations 2015

Set Aside Determination – Regulation 11(1)

Local ports of Port Phillip, Western Port and/or Port Campbell

WILLIAMSTOWN, 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
(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 from 8:00am until 1:30pm on Sunday 27 February 2022 (back up date Sunday 6th March 2022)

Signed at Melbourne
by Graeme Davis
District Manager 
24 February 2022

Regulation
Description
Purpose
Area
Reasonable conditions (Regulation 14)
11(1)(a)
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 swimmers competing in the WOW Challenge
 
 
Those areas off Williamstown Beach as indicated by the attached map.
 
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 ports of Port Phillip, Western Port and/or Port Campbell
WILLIAMSTOWN, PORT OF PORT PHILLIP

As the Port Manager of Port Phillip, Parks Victoria has set aside an area of Port Phillip to facilitate the WOW Open Water Swim organised by Williamstown Surf Life-Saving Club Incorporated adjacent Williamstown Beach. The set aside prohibits all persons not involved with the event from entering the area between 8:00am and 1:30pm on Sunday 27 February 2022 (back up date Sunday 6th March 2022). The full declaration including event information is available on Parks Victoria’s website.

 

By order of Parks Victoria
Dated: 24/02/22