Safety

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Sailing Race safety documentation here

Notices to Mariners:

Queensland Notices to Mariners are now in line with the Australian Hydrographic Service in regards to the type of notice being reported. The Australian Hydrographic Office of the Royal Australian Navy is the Commonwealth authority responsible for national chart production known as AUS Charts and the circulation of Australian Notices to Mariners that are distributed nationally and internationally. Information contained in the Queensland notices is regularly reproduced in the Australian Notices. These notices are recognised as being an authoritative, accurate guide on marine charts. Click here to redirect to the Qld Gov Notices to mariners Brisbane pilotage area. The list of 2017 notices up to and including 9/2/2017 follows
Notice number AUS chart affected Description Date
040 T of 2017 227 238 Brisbane River - Lytton and Quarantine Reach—dredging operations 09/02/2017
Advice - Pumicestone Passage, Golden Beach—beacon restablished in altered position 08/02/2017
Advice - South Brisbane Reach—survey operations 06/02/2017
Advice - Golden Beach,Pumicestone Passage—unlit beacon 03/02/2017
Advice - Six Mile Reach to Mermaid Reach (Including Oxley Creek), Brisbane River-scientific instruments established 03/02/2017
033 T of 2017 236 Blaksley Anchorage, North Stradbroke Island—special mark established 31/01/2017
032 of 2017 235 236 Moreton Bay—Northwest Channel establishment of Virtual AtoN 27/01/2017
022 of 2017 236 237 Brisbane River—permanent alteration to night lead light characteristics at Quarantine Flats Reach 19/01/2017
019 T of 2017 235 236 Moreton Bay—amended buoy and beacon positions 18/01/2017
015 T of 2017 235 236 Moreton Bay - Northwest Channel—channel shoaling 13/01/2017
013 of 2017 238 Brisbane River - Hamilton Reach—aid to navigation (15F) permanently withdrawn 12/01/2017
012 T of 2017 236 237 Brisbane River, Fishermans Island Swing Basin—harbour works 11/01/2017
009 T of 2017 236 STS Anchorage, Moreton Bay—ship to ship transfer pperation (LPG) exclusion zone 09/01/2017
Advice - Victoria Point Jetty—unlit port lateral beacon destroyed 06/01/2017