Navigation Restriction - Elizabeth Reef, Lord Howe Island - Unexploded ordnance

Elizabeth Reef, Lord Howe Island
From Monday 18 May 2020 ongoing

Transport for NSW (TfNSW) advises vessel operators that the Australian Hydrographic Office has located an unidentified unexploded military ordnance device at Elizabeth Reef near Lord Howe Island. This military device is located approximately 250 metres east of ‘the passage’ into the lagoon.

Latitude and longitude positions of the unidentified military ordinance on the reef is 29°56.08’ S 159°06.08’ E

Vessel operators are advised to exercise caution when navigating in the vicinity of this area. This navigation advice remains in place until further notice.

For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact Transport for NSW on phone: 13 12 36


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