Notices to Mariners

M105-17 Underwater Vehicle Deployment – Tamar River

Notice No.

Australian Maritime College (AMC) will be launching a 6.6m autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) from 23 August to 1 September 2017 within 2km of the AMC Wharf at Beauty Point and the Tamar River from Kelso to George Town to Garden Island. The vehicle will be operating from the surface and also submerged. The vehicle will be monitored at all times and supported by personnel in a small support boat. Operations will be during daylight hours only.

Mariners should navigate with caution in the area.