Notices to Mariners

M16-18 Rowing Regatta – Huon River Franklin

Notice No.

A Rowing Regatta will be held on the Huon River at Franklin on Saturday, 3 and Sunday, 4 February 2018. Mariners are advised the River will be closed for other boating pursuits from 0730 to 1700 hours.

Boat owners are restricted from using the boat ramp at Franklin and from entering the rowing restricted area during these times. The restricted area is the course and 500 metres either side of the course. The course is 1500m upstream from the Huon Rowing Club and 500m downstream. Boat owners must follow directions of rowing officials.

A public boat ramp is available at Shipwrights Point south of Franklin.