Notices to Mariners

M129-19 Port of Burnie

Notice No.

Mariners are reminded that the Port of Burnie is a security regulated port in accordance with the Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Act (MTOFSA) 2003. This allows for a 50 metre waterside security zone to be in place around commercial wharves at certain times. Signage relating to these restricted areas is in place and significant penalties may be imposed for unauthorised entry into these waterside security zones.

For more information on Port Security within Tasmania’s commercial ports, please refer to Tasports website,

This notice replaces M128-19.