LOCAL NAVIGATION WARNING
Port of Andersons Inlet
Ocean Entrance to Anderson Inlet
DATE: Wednesday 21 October 2015
DETAILS: The Ocean Entrance to Anderson Inlet continuously changes in position and depth and the Bar is regarded as extremely dangerous, particularly during the ebb tide and in poor weather and sea conditions. There are no defined access channels through the Entrance or Bar areas.
Mariners are advised that passage through the Entrance and Bar should only be attempted by experienced persons with sound local knowledge and only at times of high water, fair weather and smooth sea conditions. Passage through the Entrance and Bar increases risk management levels and may adversely affect personal safety. Operating vessels through the Entrance and Bar should be avoided during times of heightened risk.
Further details can be obtained from Gippsland Ports Lakes Entrance Office on (03) 5155 6900
FURTHER NOTICE: A further Notice shall be issued