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Notice to Mariners No 6 of 2016

1 April 2016

Mariners are advised that from 22 February 2016 until 10 May 2016 construction work will be undertaken on the Port Pirie River adjacent to the Nyrstar Port Pirie Plant, commencing from the coal stockpile and kilns area and extending for 500 metres north and for 50 metres from shore on the starboard side of the river.

Boating traffic past the area will be permitted on the Eastern side of the buoyed area.

An Aquatic Activity Licence has been issued to Maritime Constructions to restrict access by all personnel and aquatic craft to this vicinity of the Port Pirie River.

Buoys, either connected by a surface cable and rod, or individually anchored, will mark the extent of the exclusion zone.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.

Charts affected: Nil

Publications affected:  Nil

Stephen Mullighan,

Minister for Transport and Infrastructure

Adelaide, 16 February 2016

DPTI  2016/01670/01