Navigation Restriction - Macquarie River, Dubbo - Titan Macquarie mud run

(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)

Macquarie River, Dubbo
Titan Macquarie mud run
7:30am to 5:00pm – Saturday 24 March 2018

SPECIAL EVENT

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 Macquarie River, Dubbo from the Tamworth St Footbridge to the Erskine St Bridge and between 7:30am and 5:00pm on Saturday 24 March 2018.

EXCLUSION ZONE

Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to the Titan Macquarie Mud Run Inc. to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of the Macquarie River, at Dubbo from the Tamworth St Footbridge to the Erskine St Bridge between the above times. The Zone will be patrolled by control vessels.

DIRECTIONS

Roads and Maritime advise in relation to the Zone;

  1. 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).
  2. 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)

For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads & Maritime Services on phone: 13 12 36

MARINE NOTICE NH1817

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