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Notice to Mariners No. 12 of 2021

CONNECT - Message from the Chief Executive

7 May 2021

HARBORS AND NAVIGATION ACT 1993

SOUTH AUSTRALIA – KANGAROO ISLAND – KINGSCOTE – BAY OF SHOALS – MODIFICATIONS TO NAVIGATION BEACONS

Mariners are advised that the unlit port hand beacon in position 35° 37’ 59.64” S, 137° 38’ 13.62” E in Bay of Shoals near Kingscote (Kangaroo Island) reported missing in Notice to Mariners No. 17 of 2020 has now been replaced with a new lit port hand beacon in a different location. The new lit port hand beacon is located in position 35° 37’ 57.64” S, 137° 38’ 11.57” E and has a light Fl R 4s, range 2 nautical miles.

In addition the unlit port hand beacon in position 35° 37’ 59.25” S, 137° 38’ 22.47” E has been removed and will not be replaced.

Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.

Chart affected:          Aus 129

GORDON PANTON

Manager Marine Safety and Compliance

Department for Infrastructure and Transport

3 May 2021

DIT 2017/02277/01

www.dit.sa.gov.au