Navigation Restriction - Tuggerah Lakes/ Entrance Channel - Navigation Hazards, signage and aids to navigation

Tuggerah Lakes/ Entrance Channel
NAVIGATION HAZARDS, SIGNAGE AND AIDS TO NAVIGATION 
Friday 14 February 2020 - Ongoing 

NAVIGATION WARNING 

Due to recent flooding of Tuggerah Lakes and tributaries, The Entrance Channel has dangerous currents and unstable sand banks along shore line to ocean beaches.

Significant levels of debris and strong currents have been sighted and the area should be avoided where possible.

Vessel operators and the public are advised to exercise extreme caution in these areas and waterways. This navigation warning remains in place until further notice. 

DIRECTIONS 

Transport for NSW Maritime advises: 

  1. Persons within the vicinity of these waterways must comply with any directions given by a Boating Safety Officer or Police Officer in relation to marine safety. Failure to comply with any such direction is an offence (Marine Safety Act 1998, s.15A - Maximum Penalty $3,300.00). 

MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED 

Roads and Maritime Boating Map – 8B

For further information concerning this Navigation Warning, please contact Craig Brinkworth, Boating Safety Officer, Tuggerah Lakes on 0418 976 162 

MARINE NOTICE SY2009

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