Navigation Restriction - Lake Albert, Wagga Wagga - Circuit boat racing
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Lake Albert, Wagga Wagga
Circuit boat racing
8:00am to 6:00pm – Saturday 23 September 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 Lake Albert, Wagga Wagga between 8am and 6pm on Saturday 23 September 2017.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Wagga Wagga Boat Club Ltd, to conduct the event and an Exclusion Zone will be established on the navigable waters of the whole of Lake Albert between the above times. The Zone will be monitored by official vessels and personnel to advise vessel operators of the closure.
Roads and Maritime advises:
- Persons within the vicinity of the Zone 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 Zone under any circumstances, and to do so may be an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s12(5) - Maximum Penalty $1,100.00)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 25
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact the Roads and Maritime Services Info line on 131256
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