Navigation Restriction - Lady Robinsons Beach, Botany Bay
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Lady Robinsons Beach, Botany Bay
WATER SKI RACING EVENT
9:00am to 4:00pm – Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March 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 Botany Bay, 800 metres East of and parallel to Lady Robinsons Beach, from the mouth of Cooks River to an imaginary line adjacent to Barton Street, Monterey, and between 9:00am and 4:00pm on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March 2019.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Roads and Maritime has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to Ski Racing NSW Inc. to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of Botany Bay, 800 metres East of and parallel to Lady Robinsons Beach, from the mouth of Cooks River to an imaginary line adjacent to Barton Street, Monterey between the above times on the above dates. The Zone will be marked by buoys and will be monitored by control vessels.
Roads and Maritime advise that in relation to the Zone;
a) 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).
b) 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)
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
Roads and Maritime Boating - Map 9F Port Hacking
Naval Chart Aus. 198
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Roads & Maritime Services on phone: 13 12 36 (8:30am to 4:30pm, 7 days a week)
MARINE NOTICE SY1908