Navigation restriction - Terrigal Beach, Central Coast - Fireworks display

(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)

Terrigal Beach, Central Coast
8.30pm to 9.30pm – Sunday 31 December 2017


Vessel operators are advised that a Special Event pursuant to Section 12(2) of the Marine Safety Act 1998 is to be held off Terrigal Beach, Central Coast, between 8.30pm to 9.45pm on Sunday 31 December 2017.


Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Milton Skinner to conduct the event, and a 250m Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established around the fireworks barge positioned on the navigable waters off Terrigal Beach, Central Coast between the above times. The Zone around the fireworks barge will be enforced by control vessels.


Roads and Maritime advise that in relation to the Zone;

  1. 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).
  2. 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)


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For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads & Maritime Services on phone: 131236


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