Notice to Mariners No 34 of 2021 (Temporary)

8 October 2021

HARBORS AND NAVIGATION ACT 1993

SOUTH AUSTRALIA –SOUTH EAST CAPE JAFFA– RESEARCH BUOYS DEPLOYED

Mariners are advised that research buoys have been deployed approximately 61NM West of Cape Jaffa in approximate positions

Buoy 1: 36°58’00”S 138°24’00”E

Buoy 2: 36°58’00”S 138°20’14.62”E

Buoy 3: 36°55’00”S 138°24’00”E

Buoy 4: 36°58’00”S 138°27’45.38”E

Buoy 5: 37°01’00”S 138°24’00”E

Buoy 6: 36°57’00”S 138°17’44.36”E

The buoys are yellow and 700mm in diameter, spherical shape and each buoy holds a single radar reflector.

A yellow flashing light Fl Y 2.5s, range 1 nautical mile is fitted on buoy 1 & 4 and a yellow flashing light Fl Y 2.5s, range 2 nautical mile is fitted on buoy 2 & 3

These buoys will be deployed for approximately 2-3 weeks.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in these areas

Charts affected: AUS 347

GORDON PANTON

Manager Marine Safety and Compliance

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

8th October 2021

2017/02277/01

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