Navigation Restriction - Lake Lyell, Lithgow
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Lake Lyell, Lithgow
AQUA BLITZ INFLATABLE WATER PARK
8:00am to 7:00pm daily
Saturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 30 April 2017
Vessel operators are advised that Roads and Maritime Services has declared that the above event, which is to be held on Lake Lyell at Lithgow, 100 metres south of the boat ramp in the 4 knot zone and between 8:00am and 7:00pm daily from Saturday 24 September 2016 to Sunday 30 April 2017, is a Special Event pursuant to Section 12(2) of the Marine Safety Act 1998.
SPECIAL EVENT & EXCLUSIVE USE AREA
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Lake Lyell Recreation Park Pty Ltd to conduct the event, and a Special Event/Exclusive Use Area (‘the Area’) will be established on the navigable waters of Lake Lyell, 100 metres south of the boat ramp in the 4 knot zone between the above times. The 50m x 50m Area will be marked with foam marker buoys and patrolled by a lifeguard.
Roads and Maritime advises that in relation to the Area:
- Persons within the vicinity of the Area must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or Police Officer in relation to the Special Event or to marine safety. Failure to comply with any such direction is an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s.15A - Maximum Penalty $3,300.00).
- No unauthorised vessels are permitted to enter the Area and to do so may be an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s.12(6) - Maximum Penalty $1,100.00)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 22
For further information concerning this Navigation Restriction, please contact the Roads and Maritime Services info line on 13 12 36
MARINE NOTICE NH16106