Navigation Restriction - Gosford Broadwater - Brisbane Water - Inflatable activity park
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Gosford Broadwater, Brisbane Water
Inflatable activity park
9:00am to 7:00pm – Monday 5 November 2018 to Friday 15 February 2019
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 Gosford Broadwater, Brisbane Water between Gosford Aquatic Centre and Gosford Sailing Club, and between 9:00am and 7:00pm from Monday 5 November 2018 until Friday 15 February 2019.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Q Splash Pty Ltd to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of Gosford Broadwater, Brisbane Water from Gosford Aquatic Centre to the Gosford Sailing Club between the above times on the above dates. The Zone is marked by the buoy enclosure.
The over water inflatable activity park consisting of floating buoys measuring 60 metres x 65 metres and contains a floating platform and pontoon which connects the platform to the adjacent eastern shoreline.
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 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)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 8B
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact the Boating Safety Officer Brisbane Water, Roads & Maritime Services on phone: 0418 460 294
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