Navigation restriction - Mulwala waterski club lagoon, Lake Mulwala - Water ski shows
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Mulwala Waterski Club Lagoon, Lake Mulwala
WATER SKI SHOWS
9:30pm Sunday 31 December 2017 to 2:00am Monday 1 January 2018
2:00pm to 10:30pm Saturday 6 January 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 Lake Mulwala in the 4 knot zone of the Mulwala Ski Club lagoon opposite the Mulwala Ski Club and Caravan Park, and from 9:30pm on Sunday 31 December 2017 (New Year’s Eve) to 2:00am on Monday 1 January 2018 (New Year’s Day) and from 2:00pm to 10:30pm on Saturday 6 January 2018.
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 an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) 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 on the above dates.
The Zone 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 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 – 19
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads and Maritime Services InfoLine on 131 236.
MARINE NOTICE SO1760