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Notice to Mariners No. 5 of 2021

CONNECT - Message from the Chief Executive

15 March 2021

HARBORS AND NAVIGATION ACT 1993

SOUTH AUSTRALIA – GULF ST VINCENT – MARION REEF – CHANGES TO LIGHT AND STRUCTURE

Mariners are advised that the range of the light on the Marion Reef beacon in Gulf St Vincent near Edithburgh, Fl W 7.5s, located in position 35° 09’ 13.08” S, 137° 49’ 01.05” E has been reduced from 10 to 8 nautical miles.  The white GRP hut on the beacon has been removed and the elevation of the light (height of the light focal plane measured from Mean High Water Springs) has been reduced from 12 to 9 metres.

Charts affected:                    Aus 139, 780, and 781

Publication affected:           Admiralty List of Lights and Fog Signals, Volume Q (2020/21 Edition) 2023

GORDON PANTON

Manager Marine Safety and Compliance

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

15 March 2021

2017/02277/01

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