Navigation Restriction - Hastings River, Port Macquarie
Hastings River, Port Macquarie
PURG/SCUBA HAVEN (on water) CLEAN UP AUSTRALIA DAY
7:30am to 11:00am - Sunday 4 March 2018
Roads and Maritime Services advises that PURG/Scuba Haven will be conducting their annual on-water clean-up for Clean Up Australia Day on the Hastings River and Koolonbung Creek between Lady Nelson Wharf and the Westport Boat ramp at Port Macquarie between 7:30am and 11:00am on Sunday 4 March 2018.
Vessel operators are advised to keep a lookout for SCUBA Divers and snorkelers in the water at this location. Safety boats will be present displaying code flag Alfa, warning vessels of the presence of divers beneath the surface of the water.
Roads and Maritime advises:
- Persons within the vicinity of the event must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or Police Officer in relation to the 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).
MAPS and CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 5A
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact the Roads and Maritime Services InfoLine on 131236.
MARINE NOTICE NH1823