Navigation Warning - Wyong River, Wyong - Reduced clearance height due to bridge works

Monday 12 February to Saturday 31 March 2018


Vessel operators are advised that due to maintenance works on the M1 Pacific Motorway across the Wyong River, navigation under the northbound bridge (approximately 300 metres south of the Alison Road Wyong overpass) will be effected, as the clearance height will be reduced by approximately 0.5m.


Vessel operators are advised to exercise extreme caution when navigating in the vicinity of the works and to pay particular attention to overhead works. This navigation warning remains in place for the duration of the works.


Roads and Maritime advises: 

  1. Vessels are required to maintain a safe distance and speed from the works and operators are reminded that the production of wash which impacts unreasonably on the works is an offence (Marine Safety Regulation 2016 – clause 11(2) - Maximum Penalty $5,500.00)
  2. Persons within the vicinity of the works must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or Police Officer in relation to the works 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).


Roads & Maritime Services Boating Map – 8B

For further information concerning this Navigation Restriction, please contact the Roads and Maritime Info line on 13 12 36


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