Navigation Restriction - Cambridge Reach, Hawkesbury River
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Cambridge Reach, Hawkesbury River
8:30am to 5:30pm – Saturday 9 June to Monday 11 June 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 the Hawkesbury River at Cambridge Reach between 8.30am and 5.30pm, Saturday 9 to Monday 11 June 2018.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Dargle Farm Pty Ltd, to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of the Hawkesbury River at Cambridge Reach between the above times. The Zone will be marked by buoys and patrolled by control vessels.
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, 12(5) — Maximum Penalty $1,100.00)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 9C
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact the Boating Safety Officer, Roads & Maritime Services phone: 0407 107 487
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