Navigation restriction - Wyangala Dam, Lanchlan River - Water ski races
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Wyangala Dam, Lachlan River
WATER SKI RACES
8:00am to 6:00pm - Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 December 2017
Vessel operators are advised that a Special Event pursuant to Section 12(2) of the Marine Safety Act 1998 is to be held on the Wyangala Dam, Lachlan River between 8:00am and 6:00pm on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 December 2017.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Country A.C.T Ski Racing to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of Wyangala Dam, Lachlan River between the above times. The Area will be marked by inflatable buoys which will form a perimeter approximately 150 metres around the course and be patrolled by control vessels.
Roads and Maritime advises:
- Persons within the vicinity of the Zone 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 Zone and to do so may be an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s.12(5) - Maximum Penalty $1,100.00)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 23
For further information concerning this Navigation Restriction, please contact the Roads and Maritime info line on 13 12 36
MARINE NOTICE NH17110