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Set Aside Determination – Local Port of Port Phillip

Event name:

Nightide Fireworks

Date/time of event:

8.45pm to 9.30pm, Saturday 24th June 2023


Queenscliff Harbour Precinct


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
(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 8.45pm until 9.30pm on Saturday 24th June 2023

Signed at Melbourne

by            Graeme Davis
                 District Manager Port Phillip Western Port
                 on     02 June 2023

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 protect public safety by prohibiting entry to the fallout area during fireworks display.
A 360° set aside area for the fireworks display extends in a 280m radius from the head of the Ferry located 0.2nm South of the Queenscliff Ferry Dock at approximately 38°16.131’S and 144°40.429’E, as shown in the map below.
Between the 2045hrs and 2130hrs on Saturday 24 June 2023, entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event participants and Parks Victoria staff.