Victorian Notice to Mariners
The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.
Melbourne, 24 April 2017 Australia – Victoria No. 128(T) – 2017
Local Port of Port Phillip Werribee South Werribee River Entrance Channel and Jetty
Maintenance Dredging Works
Date: Wednesday 26 April 2017 to Sunday 21 May 2017, weather permitting.
Previous Notices: 101(T) – 2017 is referred.
Details: Mariners are advised of maintenance dredging works along the entrance channel of Werribee River at approximate location 37°58.413’S, 144°41.240’E (WGS84).
Dredging works will be carried out by a cutter suction dredge. Dredged material will be deposited, for beach renourishment at the adjacent beach, east of the River entrance. On-water plant, equipment and potential hazards to navigation arising from the works will be marked as per IALA standards.
Mariners are advised to navigate within the designated speed limit and exercise caution within the vicinity of the works. Charts & Publications Affected: AUS 143, 155.
Further Notice: A further Notice will be issued.
If you require any further information, please contact Parks Victoria on 13 1963.
Victor Teoh Senior Manager Local Ports and Waterways Melbourne Marine and Maritime Region