Victorian Notice to Mariners, 17 Septeber 2009

Installation of Buoys Pre Scuttling, HMAS Canberra

Victorian Notice to Mariners

Melbourne, 17 Septeber 2009

Department of Transport, Marine Safety Victoria

The following Notice to Mariners is published for general information.

AUSTRALIA-VICTORIA
NO. 132.
OCEAN GROVE
INSTALLATION OF BUOYS — PRE SCUTTLING, HMAS CANBERRA

Date: WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT

MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT NOTICE TO MARINERS NO 128
HAS BEEN REVOKED

Details: Mariners are advised that buoys have been positioned approximately 2nm south of Ocean Grove in preparation for the scuttling of the HMAS Canberra.

Three buoys have been positioned located in the approximate positions;
1. 38° 18.056′ S, 144° 32.607′ E
- Marked with red soft buoy.
 
2. 38° 17.829′ S, 144° 32.574′ E
- Marked with orange soft buoy and has rope coil on surface.
 
3. 38° 17.827′ S, 144° 32.655′ E
- Marked with orange soft buoy and has rope coil on surface.

An isolated danger mark buoy located in approximate position 38° 17.827′ S, 144° 32.615′ E with yellow light (3 sec flash) is positioned between buoys 2 and 3. It is recommended vessels approach no closer than 75m from isolated danger mark.

Mariners should exercise extreme caution when operating in the vicinity of the buoys.

Charts and publication affected:
AUS 786   AUS 349   AUS 143   AUS 144

Further notice: A further notice will be issued.

Diane Julie Bates
 
Director
Marine Safety Victoria


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