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Set Aside Determination

Event name:

Carols By The Bay

Date/time of event:

02nd December 2023 7:30pm - 9:30pm


Port Phillip Western Port - Corio Bay


                                                                                                                     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
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 from:
02nd December 2023
7:00pm – 9:30pm
Signed at Melbourne

by            Graeme Davis
                 District Manager Port Phillip Western Port
                                 on     9th November 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.
Prohibit entry by people if circumstances may place their safety at risk
The area as shown on Map
Denis Walters Carols by the Bay,
Port of Port Phillip, Corio Bay, set
aside area declared between
Royal Geelong Yacht Club and
the Eastern Beach Swimming
Between 1900hrs and 2130hrs on Saturday 2nd  December 2023
Entry is prohibited to all persons excluding the event participants and Parks Victoria staff.