Great Southern notices

View navigational warnings, event notices and Temporary Notices To Mariners for the Great Southern region.

 Advice:  Deployment of Wave Buoy Salmon Holes Albany

Mariners are advised that a wave buoy has been deployed approximately 0.5 nautical miles offshore from Salmon Holes Albany.

The above wave buoy is yellow in colour, approximately 420mm in diameter, and equipped with a flashing yellow light.

Flash rate: Fl Y 2.5s

A sub-surface recovery line connected to a second anchor extends approximately 90m to the north east. This second recovery anchor has a small orange unlit surface float approximately 300mm in diameter.

Provisional recovery date: 30/04/2023

No vessel is to moor to, or interfere with, the above wave buoy or float at any time.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting the area and keep well clear of the above wave buoy and float at all times.
Chart reference: WA1083 - Albany
Location: -35: 6.580'S  117: 58.660'E
Start date: 1/05/2022 12:00:00 AM
End date: 30/04/2023 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 11/05/2022 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 1341

 Advice:  Upgrade Works Fishery Beach, Bremer Bay Boat Ramp Closure

Mariners are advised that works to upgrade the Fishery Beach Boat Ramp in Bremer Bay are scheduled to commence on Tuesday 8 March 2022 and are expected to be completed by Wednesday 31 October 2022.

Access to the boat ramp will remain closed during these works.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting in the vicinity of the Fishery Beach Boat Ramp and keep well clear of the works.

For more information on the works click the more information button below.
Chart reference: WA909 - Bremer Bay
Location: -34: 25.535'S  119: 23.977'E
Start date: 8/03/2022 12:00:00 AM
End date: 31/10/2022 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 24/02/2022 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 544

 Advice:  Deployment of two wind data buoys King George Sound

Mariners are advised that a wind data buoy has been deployed in King George Sound, approximately 1.3 nautical miles west, north west of Breaksea Island, at the following location:
Location: 35° 3.196' S, 118° 0.907' E

A second wind data buoy will be deployed around 7 February 2022 in King George Sound, approximately 1.5 nautical miles east, south east of Seal Island, at the following location:
Location: 35° 05.000' S, 118° 0.360' E

The above wind data buoys are yellow in colour, approximately 1.3 metres in height, and equipped with flashing yellow light.
Flash rate: Fl Y 4.5s

No vessel is to secure to or interfere with the above buoys at any time.
Recovery date: 07/02/2023
Chart reference: WA1083 - Albany
Location: -35: 5.000'S  118: 0.360'E
Start date: 2/02/2022 12:00:00 AM
End date: 7/02/2023 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 2/02/2022 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 255

 Advice:  Installation of environmental monitoring buoy - Oyster Harbour

Mariners are advised that an environmental monitoring buoy is scheduled to be deployed at Oyster Harbour, Albany, at the entrance to the Kalgan River, in late September 2021.

Flash rate: Fl Y 4s

The buoy is yellow in colour approximately 600mm in diameter and equipped with flashing yellow light.

Recovery date: 31/01/2023

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution when transiting the area and keep well clear of the above monitoring buoy.
Chart reference: WA1083 - Albany
Location: -34: 57.854'S  117: 57.327'E
Start date: 22/09/2022 12:00:00 AM
End date: 31/01/2023 12:00:00 AM
Issued: 14/09/2021 12:00:00 AM
Notice number: 2020-124
Page last updated: Tue Feb 15 2022 10:35:54 AM