Notices to Mariners

M111-19 Prosser River Pipeline

Notice No.

Mariners are advised that the first 500m of pipe will be sunk in the Prosser River on Tuesday 11 June 2019.

Entering down river from the dam, the pipe will be sunk under the bridge and through existing boat moorings, exiting the Prosser River at 42° 33.254’S; 147° 52.564’E.

On or about 12-13 June 2019, dependent on weather, 2 x 500m strings of pipe will be towed out of the Prosser River to Spring Bay. This pipe will be sunk in Spring Bay just north of the Eastcoaster Resort at 42° 32.424’S; 147° 54.897’E and will emerge at the Sea Fish Wharf at 42° 32.077’S; 147° 55.551′. Both sections will be sunk on different days depending on weather. A moored vessel and a barge will remain with the second pipe overnight and will be lit accordingly.

Mariners should transit with caution in the area.

Notice to mariners M85-19 is now cancelled.