Navigation Restriction - The Entrance, Tuggerah Lake - Dredging operations
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
The Entrance, Tuggerah Lake
Wednesday 14 March to Monday 31 December 2018
Vessel operators are advised that dredging operations will take place East of Picnic Point on Tuggerah Lake, in The Entrance Channel from Wednesday 14 March to Monday 31 December 2018.
Vessel operators are advised to exercise extreme caution when navigating in the vicinity of the works and to pay particular attention to dredging equipment and buoys.
This navigation warning remains in place for the duration of the works.
Roads and Maritime advises:
- 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).
- 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 – clause 11(2))- Maximum Penalty $5,500.00)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 8B
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads & Maritime Services on phone: 131236
MARINE NOTICE SY1811