Navigation Restriction - Lake Wyangan, Griffith - Circut boat racing
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Lake Wyangan, Griffith
CIRCUT BOAT RACING
7:00am to 6:00pm – Saturday 10 & Sunday 11 March 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 Wyangan at Griffith between 7:00am and 6:00pm on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 March 2018.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Australian Formula Powerboat Grand Prix Inc. to conduct the event and an Exclusion Zone will be established on the navigable waters of the whole of Lake Wyangan between the above times and dates.
The zone will close the lake to navigation and use by persons, and will be monitored by official vessels.
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
MARINE NOTICE SO1806