Navigation Restriction - Budgewoi Lake, Budgewoi - NWSRA Region V Ski Racing Events
(Marine Safety Act 1998 s.12)
Budgewoi Lake, Budgewoi
NWSRA REGION V SKI RACING EVENTS
9:00am to 5:00pm -
Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 December 2020
Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 January 2021
Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 January 2021
Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 March 2021
Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 May 2021
Vessel operators are advised that a Special Event pursuant to Section 12(2) of the Marine Safety Act 1998 is to be held on Budgewoi Lake at Budgewoi from 9:00am to 5:00pm on the following weekends: Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 December 2020, Saturday 16 & Sunday 17 January 2021, Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 January 2021, Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 March 2021, Saturday 22 & Sunday 23 May 2021.
Due to the potential to affect the safety of navigation, Transport for NSW (“TfNSW”) has granted an Exclusive Use Aquatic Licence to National Water Ski Racing Association - Region V Australia Incorporated to conduct the event, and an Exclusion Zone (‘the Zone’) will be established on the navigable waters of Budgewoi Lake at Budgewoi from 9:00am to 5:00pm on the above dates. The Zone will be patrolled by control vessels.
TfNSW advises 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, s.12(5) — Maximum Penalty $1,100.00).
MAPS & CHARTS AFFECTED
TfNSW Maritime Boating Map – 8B
For further information concerning this Navigation Advice, please contact the TfNSW Senior Boating Safety Officer, Hawkesbury River/Broken Bay on phone: 0409 655 867.
MARINE NOTICE SY2032