Notices to Mariners

M177-17 Pier Swim – River Derwent

Notice No.

Mariners are advised that on Sunday, 31 December, between 1215 and 1430 hours, a ‘Prohibited Area’ will be declared in the waters adjacent to Princes Wharf for the annual river swim.  A prohibited area will be defined by an imaginary line drawn from the western end of Princes Wharf No 1 to the North Eastern corner of Brooke Street Pier and through to the Eastern end of Princes Wharf No. 3.

Only registered safety craft involved in the event will be allowed within the area.  Mariners should navigate with extreme caution when within this area and excessive wash should be avoided.