Peel notices

View navigational warnings, event notices and Temporary Notices To Mariners for the Peel region.

 Warning:  Grounded Vessel ‘Polaris’ – Point Grey Vicinity – Entrance to Harvey Estuary

Vessel ‘Polaris’ (76739), being a 10.0m timber launch, is reported to be grounded at Point Grey, entrance to the Harvey Estuary
Chart reference: WA848 - Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary
Location: -32: 37.645'S  115: 40.045'E
Issued: 24/08/2022 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 2490

 Advice:  Upgrade Works - Port Bouvard Boat Ramp Jetties

Mariners are advised that upgrade works to the Port Bouvard Boat Ramp jetties are scheduled to commence on Monday 18 July 2022 until the 29 September 2022.
These works will include the demolition of the old timber jetty fingers for the installation of new floating pontoon jetties.
The works will take place Monday to Friday 7am to 5pm, using land-based cranes for demolition and piling works required to install the new floating jetties.
These works will be staged to allow one boat ramp to always remain operational.
Temporary navigational aids and fencing will be deployed to define the demarcation works areas.
Mariners are advised to exercise caution when transiting the area and keep clear of these operations.
Chart reference: WA848 - Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary
Location: -32: 36.4363'S  115: 38.7583'E
Start date: 5/07/2022 12:00:00 AM
End date: 29/09/2022 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 5/07/2022 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 2801

 Advice:  Reduced Depths - Pilot Mussel Reefs – Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary

Mariners are advised that limestone-based mussel reefs have been installed within the Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary reducing clearance to the water surface to 0.8m at LAT (Lowest Astronomical Tide) at the following locations:

Peel Inlet Location: Those waters on the northern side of Southern Cardinal Marker 335 near Erskine.

Harvey Estuary Location: Approximately 200m offshore from Warrungup Spring Reserve, Bouvard (approximate location: 32° 38.628'S, 115° 39.009'E)

Each site contains a combination of pilot reef patches approximately 10m (length) x 6m (width) x 0.3m (height), constructed from a mixture of limestone rubble, and is marked by yellow buoys approximately 1.3m in height and equipped with flashing yellow lights

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution and keep well clear of the above mussel reef sites at all times.
Chart reference: WA848 - Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary
Location: -32: 36.954'S  115: 39.251'E
Issued: 19/05/2022 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 1379

 Warning:  Submerged rocks, Waroona Dam

Southeast sector of Waroona Dam/Lake Navarino, east of the camp ground
Mariners are advised that submerged rocks have been reported near the shore in the southeast sector of Waroona Dam/Lake Navarino, to the east of the camp ground in the vicinity of the following coordinate: Location: 32° 51.042'S, 115° 59.990'E
Location: -32: 51.042'S  115: 59.990'E
Start date: 25/06/2019 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 25/06/2019 12:00:00 AM

 Warning:  Shallowing around Port Marker adjacent to Novara Boat Ramp

It has been reported that shallowing has occurred around the port marker adjacent to the Novara boat ramp.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area
Chart reference: WA848 - Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary
Location: -32: 34.394'S  115: 40.485'E
Start date: 5/03/2020 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 5/03/2020 12:00:00 AM
Page last updated: Tue Feb 15 2022 11:04:17 AM