Navigation Restriction - Mulwala Waterski Club
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Mulwala Waterski Club Lagoon, Lake Mulwala
WATER SKI SHOWS & TRAINING
1:00pm to 8:00pm every Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Thursday October 13 to Sunday December 11, 2016
Vessel operators are advised that Roads and Maritime Services has declared that the above event, which is to be held on Lake Mulwala in the 4 knot zone of the Mulwala Ski Club lagoon opposite the Mulwala Ski Club and Caravan Park and between 1:00pm and 8:00pm every Thursday, Friday and Sunday from Thursday 13 October 2016 to Sunday 11 December 2016, is a Special Event pursuant to Section 12(2) of the Marine Safety Act 1998.
SPECIAL EVENT & EXCLUSIVE USE AREA
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Mulwala Water Ski Club Ltd. to conduct the event and a Special Event/Exclusive Use Area (‘the Area’) will be established on the navigable waters of Lake Mulwala in the 4 knot zone of the Mulwala Ski Club lagoon opposite the Mulwala Ski Club and Caravan Park between the above times and dates. The Area will be monitored by control vessels to advise vessel operators of the closure, and signage will be located at the Mulwala Ski Club boat ramp and foreshore.
Roads and Maritime advises:
- Persons within the vicinity of the Area must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or NSW 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 Area under any circumstances, and to do so may be an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s12(6) - Maximum Penalty $1,100.00)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 19
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads and Maritime Services - 131256
MARINE NOTICE SO1668