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  Notice 2018-178: Aquatic event notification, Coastal Quest Triathlon, Hillarys Beach, City of Joondalup

Hillarys Beach, City of Joondalup

Mariners are hereby advised that between the hours of 7:00 am and 8:30 am on Sunday 16th December 2018, swimmers will be competing in the approved 2018 'Coastal Quest Triathlon' event taking place adjacent to Whitfords Nodes Park.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting in the area while the event is taking place.

Mark Briant, Manager Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 16/12/2018.
  • End date: 16/12/2018.
  • Issued: 03/12/2018.

  Notice 2018-177: Closure of waters to boating and swimming, pyrotechnics display, Val Street Jetty, Rockingham

Val Street Jetty, Rockingham

Acting pursuant to Section 66 of the Western Australian Marine Act 1982 and Regulation 10A (b) of the Navigable Waters Regulations 1958, I hereby close the following area of water to all vessels and prohibit swimming from 8:30 pm on Monday 31st December 2018 until 00:30 am on Tuesday 1st January 2019.

Area of closure

All the waters within a 75 metre radius of the firing point located near the end of Val Street Jetty at approximately 3216.499'S, 11543.567'E.

Conditions of closure

  • No vessel shall transit through, anchor or moor within the closed waters area.
  • Bonafide vessels associated with the fireworks display are exempt from the closure.
  • This area is set aside for safety measures during the set up and display of pyrotechnics.

Christopher J Mather, Director Waterways Safety Management, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 31/12/2018.
  • End date: 01/01/2019.
  • Issued: 03/12/2018.

  Notice 2018-174: Closure of waters to boating and swimming, pyrotechnics display, Mindarie Marina, Mindarie, City of Wanneroo

Mindarie Marina

Acting pursuant to Section 66 of the Western Australian Marine Act 1982 and Regulation 10A (b) of the Navigable Waters Regulations 1958, I hereby close the following area of water to all vessels and prohibit swimming from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm on Monday 31st December 2018.

Area of closure:

All the waters within and adjacent to the Mindarie Marina bounded by a line commencing at a point at approximately 31 41.325'S, 115 41.837'E (approximately 50 metres Northwest of the Mindarie Marina breakwater) thence East Southeast to a point at approximately 31 41.340'S, 115 41.959'E (approximately 65 metres north of the spur groyne) thence South to a point at approximately 31 41.432'S, 115 41.982'E (approximately 98 metres east of the breakwater) thence Southwest to a point at approximately 31 41.493'S, 115 41.887'E (approximately 50 metres West of the breakwater) thence Northwest to a point at approximately 31 41.417'S, 115 41.826'E (approximately 112 metres West of the breakwater) thence Northeast to the point of commencement at 31 41.325'S, 115 41.837'E.

  • In addition, no vessel will be permitted to anchor or moor in the above area from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
  • This area is set aside for safety measures during the set up and display of pyrotechnics.

Christopher J Mather, Director Waterways Safety Management, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 31/12/2018.
  • End date: 31/12/2018.
  • Issued: 03/12/2018.

  Notice 2018-172: Sand excavation works, Bent Street navigation channel and tern bank

Bent Street navigation channel and tern bank, Warnbro Sound, Safety Bay

Mariners are advised that a build up of sand has encroached into the Bent Street Navigation Channel (Warnbro Sound, Safety Bay), reducing the width and water depth in some parts of the channel, and restricting navigation.

Mariners are also advised that sand excavation works are scheduled to commence in the Bent Street Navigation Channel and Tern Bank (Warnbro Sound, Safety Bay) on Monday 3 December 2018 and are expected to be completed by Monday 24 December 2018.

These works will be undertaken using a land based long reach excavator, with excavated sand being transported off Tern Bank via Carlisle Street boat ramp.

Hours of operation:

Monday to Friday:

  • 5:00 am to 7:00 pm: Excavator permitted to dig on Tern Bank and within the Nav Channel.
  • 6:00 am to 6:00 pm: Trucks permitted to transport sand to Apex Beach along the agreed trucking route.

Saturday:

  • 7:00 am to 2:00 pm: All activities permissible.

Access to Bent Street Navigation Channel and boat launching facility and Donald Drive over-sand ramp will remain open for the duration of the works however, Carlisle Street boat ramp will be closed for safety operational purposes.

For more information please visit www.rockingham.wa.gov.au or contact The City of Rockingham by email to: customer@rockingham.wa.gov.au

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting the Bent Street Navigation Channel during the above works.

Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 3/12/2018.
  • End date: 24/12/2018.
  • Issued: 29/11/2018.

  Notice 2018-168: Jetty works, Geordie Bay Jetty, Rottnest Island

Geordie Bay, Rottnest Island

Mariners are advised that jetty works, including diving operations, will be carried out alongside Geordie Bay jetty from 22 November 2018 until further notice.

The works area will be delineated by fencing, signage and yellow buoys. Works vessels, including a works barge and associated equipment may remain inside the works area outside of operating hours.

Access to the south western side of the jetty will be closed during the above operations. The lower landing will be accessible to small craft. The freshwater tap will be accessible.

The international code flag 'A' will be exhibited whilst diving operations are in progress. Operators will monitor Marine Radio VHF Channel 16 during operating hours.

For further inquiries and in case of emergency, please call Programmed Facility Management Rottnest Island on (08) 9292 6000.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution, comply with signage and keep well clear of the above works area when transiting in the vicinity of the Geordie Bay Jetty.

Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date:
  • End date: Until further notice
  • Issued: 23/11/2018.

  Notice 2018-158: Cottesloe pylon remediation works

Cottesloe Beach pylon

Mariners are advised that remediation works on the Cottesloe Beach pylon are scheduled as follows:

  • Start Date: 19 November 2018.
  • End Date: 31 December 2018.
  • Operating Hours: Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 6:00 pm.
  • Saturday 7:00 am - 3:00 pm (as required).

Works, including diving activities, will be carried out from a jack up barge with an anchor pattern located alongside the pylon.

The works area and will be delineated by yellow buoys, approximately one metre in height, and equipped with flashing yellow lights. The barge and associated equipment will remain inside the works area outside of operating hours.

The international code flag 'A' will be exhibited whilst diving operations are in progress.

All vessels taking part in the above works will exhibit lights and shapes in accordance with the Prevention of Collisions at Sea Regulations 1983 at all times. Operators will monitor Marine Radio VHF Channel 16 during operating hours.

  • Chart reference: Department of Transport Chart WA001 - Ocean Reef to Cape Peron.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting the area and keep well clear of the above works area.

Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 19/11/2018.
  • End date: 31/12/2018.
  • Issued: 13/11/2018.

  Notice 2018-157: Offshore geotechnical drilling and towing operations, Alkimos vicinity

Offshore Alkimos vicinity

Mariners are advised that geotechnical drilling and towing operations are scheduled to be carried out offshore of Alkimos Beach from mid-November to late-December 2018. The survey will be conducted 7 days a week (weather-permitting), during daylight hours.

The works will be conducted from a jack-up barge 'Sea Lift 2' (specs: 18 metres x 9 metres) and support vessels as required.

'Sea Lift 2' will operate within the investigation area bound by the following coordinates:

Location Longitude Latitude
NE (beach) 31° 36.67' S 115° 39.65' E
SE (beach) 31° 37.64' S 115° 40.00' E
NW 31° 38.120' S 115° 36.25' E
SW 31° 39.70' S 115° 37.05' E

In accordance with Section 66 of the Western Australian Marine Act 1982, I hereby close the following navigable waters to all vessels for the duration of the works, excepting bonafide vessels associated with the works:

Closure area:

  • All the waters within 50 metres of 'Sea Lift 2' whilst conducting geotechnical drilling operations.
  • All the waters within 500 metres of 'Sea Lift 2' whilst conducting towing operations.

Whilst drilling operations are underway, the four corners of the jack-up barge will be delineated by flashing yellow lights.

All vessels taking part in these operations will exhibit shapes and lights in accordance with the Prevention of Collisions at Sea Regulations 1983 at all times. 'Sea Lift 2' will remain inside the above investigation area at all times, except when under tow between drilling locations.

Operators will monitor Marine Radio VHF Channel 16 during operating hours.

  • Chart reference: Department of Transport Chart WA986 - Quinns Rocks.

For further information please refer to the following link:

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting the area and reduce wash that may impact on the above operations.

Christopher R Mather, A/Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 12/11/2018.
  • End date: 31/12/2018.
  • Issued: 08/11/2018.

  Notice 2018-154: Ocean Reef silting

Entrance to Ocean Reef Boat Harbour

Mariners are advised that a build-up of sand adjacent to the inner entrance groyne to the Ocean Reef Boat Harbour is restricting navigation in the channel. adjacent to the spur groyne.

Two temporary lit Port Markers are placed within the entrance channel to mark the extent of the silting.

The Port Marker Buoys are lit: RED - Fl 3 - 1 Mile.

The positions are at approximately:

  • Inner North Marker Lat 31 45.642' S Long 115 43.599'E.
  • Inner South Marker Lat 31 45.660' S Long 115 43.608'E.

Chart reference: Department of Transport Chart WA957 - Trigg

Mariners are advised to use caution when transiting the area and proceed with caution due to the reduced channel width.

Authorised by Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date:
  • End date: Until further notice
  • Issued: 08/11/2018

  Notice 2018 -152: Closure of waters - Army Jetty Thomson Bay Rottnest

Army Jetty, Thomson Bay, Rottnest Island

Acting pursuant to the powers conferred by regulation 38B of the Rottnest Island Authority Regulations 1988, the Executive Director of the Rottnest Island Authority (RIA) has closed the following waters to all vessels, excluding bona fide emergency vessels and approved contractor vessels between 6:00 am on Saturday 3rd November 2018 to 6:00 pm on Saturday 4th May 2019.

Closure area: Thomson Bay - Army Jetty:

All waters bounded by the following four coordinates (GDA94 datum):

  • 115.54958'E, 32.00160'S.
  • 115.54977'E, 32.00105'S.
  • 115.55014'E, 32.00114'S.
  • 115.54987'E, 32.00193'S.

The above closure area is to ensure public safety and includes all waters within 10m of the Army Jetty structure excluding the Army Jetty boat ramp.

For further information about the above closure please contact the Rottnest Island Authority.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution and maintain clearance when transiting this area.

Authorised by Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 03/11/2018.
  • End date: 04/05/2019.
  • Issued: 01/11/2018.

  Notice 2018-130: 'SummerSalt', Thomson Bay Rottnest Island

Acting pursuant to the powers conferred by Regulation 38B of the Rottnest Island Regulations 1988, the Rottnest Island Authority will close the following waters to all vessels excluding bona fide emergency vessels, vessels authorised to use swing moorings accessing the area solely for the purpose of attaching to moorings TB063, TB035, TB352, TB070, TB068, TB271 and tenders up to 3.75 metres transiting to and from the beach, as set out below:

Thomson Bay:

  • 0600 hours Sunday 25 November 2018: 1000 hours Monday 26 November 2018.
  • 0600 hours Sunday 2 December 2018: 1000 hours Monday 3 December 2018.
  • 0600 hours Sunday 13 January 2019: 1000 hours Monday 14 January 2019.

All the waters enclosed by a line commencing from the shoreline at the start of the Fuel Jetty, east to the south eastern end of the Fuel Jetty head, south to the northern point of the Hotel Jetty, along the face of the Hotel Jetty a point 55 metres south of the Hotel Jetty and 30 metres from the shore line, continuing south 166m and 30 metres from the shoreline then west to the shoreline at a point 237 metres south of the start of the Hotel Jetty.

These waters include the swing moorings: TB063, TB035, TB352, TB070, TB068, and TB271.

Due to the large number of persons attending this special event the closure has been introduced to assist in the management of people and vessels to ensure public safety. Appropriate signage will be placed on site.

A map showing the above restrictions is available for viewing at:

Opens in a new window Rottnest Island: Marine News

For further information about the above closures please contact the Rottnest Island Authority.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution and maintain a safe clearance when transiting this area.

Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 25/11/2018.
  • End date: 14/01/2019.
  • Issued: 1/10/2018.

  Notice 2018-127: Aquatic Event Notification, Indian Ocean Paddlers Downwind Series 18/19

Mariners are hereby advised that between the following dates, times and locations paddle craft will be competing in the approved 'Indian Ocean Paddlers Downwind Series 18/19' events:

City Beach to Sorrento:

  • Saturday 22 September 2018 and Saturday 15 December 2018 between 2:30 pm and 4:30 pm.

Swanbourne to Sorrento:

  • Saturday 6 October 2018, Saturday 20 October 2018 and Saturday 3 November 2018 between 2:30 pm and 4:30 pm.

Port Beach to Sorrento:

  • Saturday 17 November 2018 between 2:30 pm and 4:30 pm.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting in these areas while the event is taking place.

Mark Briant, Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety, Department of Transport.

  • Start date: 22/09/2018.
  • End date: 15/12/2018.
  • Issued: 18/09/2018.

  Notice 2018-95: Jetty works, Hillarys Boat Harbour

Hillarys Boat Harbour, Jetties B and C

Mariners are advised that works to demolish and replace Jetties B and C at Hillarys Boat Harbour are scheduled to be carried out from mid July 2018 to 31 May 2019, Monday to Friday, between 7:00 am to 6:00 pm as required.

The works, including pile driving activities, will be carried out using a barge 'GTS1' (specifications: 10 metres x 20 metres) and support vessels as required. Unlit piles will be in the water inside the works area. The works at Jetty B will be followed by works at Jetty C.

  • Chart reference: Department of Transport Chart WA957 - Trigg.

The works area will be delineated by yellow buoys, approx 1.3 metres in height, and equipped with yellow rhythmic lighting systems. Barge 'GTS1' and associated equipment will remain in the works area outside of operating hours.

All vessels taking part in the above works will exhibit shapes and lights in accordance with the Prevention of Collisions at Sea Regulations 1983 at all times. Operators will monitor Marine Radio VHF Channels 16 and 72 during operating hours.

Access to the Hillarys Boat Harbour fairway, boat ramp, existing jetty and charter pens will be maintained at all times.

Mariners are advised to use caution when transiting the area and keep well clear of the above operations at all times.

Authorised by: Mark Briant Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety Department of Transport.

  • Start date: Mid July 2018.
  • End date: 31/07/2019.
  • Issued: 29/06/2018.

  Notice 2018-89: Two Rocks Marina Jetty Works

Two Rocks Marina

Mariners are advised that the following works are scheduled to be carried out at Two Rocks Marina, commencing in June 2018 and are expected to be completed by 31 December 2018.

  • Demolition of the decommissioned Fuel Jetty
  • Demolition of the VMR Jetty
  • Partial demolition of Jetties D and E
  • Construction of new pen system Jetty 'Q' to replace the VMR Jetty

The works will be carried out Monday to Friday, between 7 am to 6 pm as required. Works, including pile driving activities, will be carried out using a works barge (specifications: 7 metres x 2.5 metres) and support vessels as required. Unlit piles will be in the water inside the works area.

  • Chart reference: Department of Transport Chart WA1071 - Two Rocks.

The works area will be delineated by yellow buoys, approx 1.3 metres in height, and equipped with yellow rhythmic lighting systems. The works barge and associated equipment will remain in the works area outside of operating hours.

All vessels taking part in the above works will exhibit lights and shapes in accordance with the Prevention of Collisions at Sea Regulations 1983 at all times.

Operators will monitor Marine Radio VHF Channel 16 and 72 during operating hours.

Access to the Two Rocks Marina fairway, boat ramp, existing jetty and charter pens will be maintained at all times.

Mariners are advised to use caution when transiting the area and keep well clear of the above operations at all times.

Authorised by: Mark Briant Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety Department of Transport.

  • Start date: June 2018.
  • End date: 31/12/2018.
  • Issued: 30/05/2018.

  Notice 2015-128: Sand bar, Jetty K, Hillarys Boat Harbour

Sand Bar, Jetty K, Hillarys Boat Harbour

Mariners are advised that a sand bar has been reported at the south east corner of Jetty K (inner most jetty adjacent to the boat ramp) in the Hillarys Boat Harbour.

The build up of sand has reduced charted depths in the general vicinity.

Chart Reference: Department of Transport Chart WA957 - Trigg.

Mariners are advised to exercise caution when navigating in the Hillarys Boat Harbour adjacent to Jetty K due to reduced depth.

Authorised by: Mark Briant Manager, Navigational Safety, Marine Safety Department of Transport.

  • Start date:
  • End date:
  • Issued: 27/08/2015.

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