Boaters take care at Pipers Creek this weekend
13 October 2011
NSW Maritime has issued an exclusive use aquatic licence for Pipers Creek, Forster, this weekend for the swim leg of a triathlon.
NSW Maritime Regional Manager Hunter Inland Sonia McKay said that the event is to be held at Pipers Creek adjacent to Elizabeth Parade, Forster Keys, between 7am and 4pm on Saturday 15 October and between 6.30am and 4pm on Sunday 16 October.
“An exclusive use area will be established on the navigable waters of Pipers Creek adjacent to Elizabeth Parade Reserve between Supply Avenue and Wyuna Place, Forster Keys, between the specified times,” Ms McKay said.
“No unauthorised vessels are permitted to enter the exclusive use area unless authorised by event organisers, a NSW Maritime Boating Safety Officer or a Police Officer.”