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Notice to Mariners No 5 of 2022 (Temporary)

Friday, 8 April 2022

HARBORS AND NAVIGATION ACT 1993

SOUTH AUSTRALIA – PORT MACDONNELL – DREDGING OPERATIONS

Mariners are advised that maintenance dredging operations have commenced in the Port MacDonnell channel.

Dredging operations are scheduled for up to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and expected to be complete July 2022

The discharge pipeline rests on the seabed during normal operations, however, the pipeline may be floated to facilitate dredge movements. In these instances, a SÉCURITÉ warning will be issued on VHF channel 16.

The dredge maintains a listening watch on VHF channel 16 and 14

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area

Charts affected:                 Aus 348

4th April 2022

GORDON PANTON

Manager Marine Safety and Compliance

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

DPTI 2017/02277/01

www.dit.sa.gov.au