Notices to Mariners

M85-17 Underwater Vehicle Deployment – Beauty Point

Notice No.

Australian Maritime College (AMC) will be launching a 6.4m autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) from 5 July to 18 July 2017 within 1km of the AMC Wharf at Beauty Point.  The vehicle will primarily be operating from the surface and conducting acoustic survey. At certain times the vehicle will dive. The vehicle will be monitored at all times and supported by personnel in a small support boat.

Mariners should navigate with caution in the area.