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Notice 2016-110: Siltation, entrance to Bandy Creek Boat Harbour
Entrance to Bandy Creek Boat Harbour
Sand has built up at the entrance to the Bandy Creek Boat Harbour, reducing depths and restricting navigation in the channel.
The affected area includes the full extent of the entrance channel, with the worst affected area being in the entrance channel directly adjacent to the eastern breakwater.
- Location: Entrance to Bandy Creek Boat Harbour.
- Chart: RAN Chart AUS119 - Approaches to Esperance.
Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting the area.
Authorised by: Mark Briant Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety Department of Transport.
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- Issued: 5/10/2016.
Notice 2014-218: Drifting jetty timbers, Esperance Bay
Mariners are advised that jetty debris from the Esperance Tanker Jetty (including large timber pylons) may be adrift within Esperance Bay.
Please report any sightings to the Port of Esperance, the Shire of Esperance or the Department of Transport - Esperance Office.
Chart Reference: RAN Chart AUS119 - Approaches to Esperance.
Mariners are to navigate with caution when transiting the area.
Authorised by: Lisa Boot, A/Manager, Navigational Safety Marine Safety Department of Transport.
- Issued: 17/12/2014.