Navigational warnings

View the current navigational warnings for Western Australian state coastal waters.

Navigational warnings are issued by the Department of Transport to advise mariners of any hazard, obstruction, navigational aid outages or faults that may affect navigational safety. These warnings are broadcast on VHF and HF radio networks throughout the state by the WA Water Police.

Navigational warnings are broadcast on the following networks:

  • Perth Metro VHF: Warnings and weather are scheduled for broadcast at am, pm and pm (Channel 67).
  • Coast Radio Perth HF: Warnings only are scheduled for broadcasts at pm and pm each day (Channel 8176).
  • Coast Radio Hedland HF: Warnings only are scheduled for broadcasts at pm and pm each day (Channel 8176).

View the current navigational warnings for Western Australian state coastal waters. Cancelled, withdrawn or expired navigational warnings are regularly removed.

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See also; temporary notices to mariners (TNTM)

  19/09/2017: Submerged vessel west of Mandurah

It has been reported that there is a submerged vessel floating just below the surface approximately 13 nautical miles West of Mandurah.

  • Last reported location: 32 27.46'S 115 27.12'E.
  • Chart: AUS 755.

  14/09/2017: Ledge Point rear lead is unlit

The Ledge Point Rear Lead is reported to be unlit.

  • Location: 31 06.832'S 115 22.808'E.
  • Chart: WA 1276 - Lancelin.

  08/09/2017: Carnarvon Fishing Boat Harbour, inner starboard beacon - altered

Maintenance works are currently being carried out on the inner starboard beacon in the Carnarvon Fishing Boat Harbour. During these works, this beacon will be repainted and may not have its standard colour arrangement. The top mark may also be removed.

  • Location: 24 53.997'S, 113 39.083'E.
  • Chart: WA 982.

  04/09/2017: Dawesville Cut, navigational hazard

A semi submerged pole approximately 8 foot (2.4 metres) long has been reported on the south side point of Dawesville Cut, Harvey Estuary. Mariners are advised to proceed with caution.

  • Chart: WA 913.

  29/08/2017: Walpole isolated danger marker, offstation

It has been reported that the isolated danger marker located at the mouth of the Nornalup Inlet is missing offstation.

  • Location: 35 01.805'S 115 44.568'E.
  • Chart: WA 1046.

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Page last updated: Tue Sep 19 2017 2:25:34 PM