Navigation Restriction - Nambucca River, Macksville
Nambucca River, Macksville
Submarine Cable Installation
9:00am to 5:00pm – Thursday 20 to Friday 21 October 2016
Roads and Maritime Services advises that The Diving Co. (NSW) Pty Ltd will be undertaking the installation of a submarine cable across a section of the Nambucca River 200 metres upstream of the Pacific Highway road bridge, at Macksville between 9:00am and 5:00pm from Friday 18 to Sunday 20 October 2016. The cable will be towed across the river by vessel and barge.
Vessel operators are advised that a navigation restriction for the affected section of the river remains in place for the duration of the works. At the time the cable is under tow, a control vessel will be present to warn other vessels and direct them to a safe transit channel around the towed cable and barge.
Roads and Maritime advises that persons within the vicinity of the works must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or Police Officer in relation to the works 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).
MAPS and CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 4A
For further information concerning this Navigation Restriction, please contact the Roads and Maritime Services Info Line on 13 12 36.
MARINE NOTICE NH16129