Navigation Restriction - Jetty Beach, Coffs Harbour - Beachside radiology Coffs ocean swim
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Jetty Beach, Coffs Harbour
Beachside radiology Coffs ocean swim
7:00am to 12:00pm – Sunday 8 April 2018
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 waters of Coffs Harbour from Jetty Beach, between 7:00am and 12:00pm on Sunday 8 April 2018.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Village Sports Coffs Harbour Pty Ltd to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of Coffs Harbour from the shore of Jetty Beach, East for a distance of approximately 700 metres, between the above times. The Area will be marked by buoys and patrolled by control vessels.
Roads and Maritime advise that in relation to the Zone;
- Persons within the vicinity of the Zone must comply with any directions given by any 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 or persons 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 – 3A
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads & Maritime Services phone: 13 12 36.
MARINE NOTICE NH1816