Local Navigation Warning
Port of Corner Inlet and Port Albert
Location: Entrance to Shoal Inlet – Manns Channel
DATE: 17 December 2019
DETAILS: Mariners are advised that an apparent abandoned well casing has been identified in Manns Channel upstream of the entrance to Shoal Inlet.
The position of the hazard is as follows;
- Lat. 38⁰ 40.497’ South
- Lon. 146⁰ 50. 128’ East Datum WGS 84
The hazard has been marked with an Isolated Danger buoy with the light character Fl.(2).4s (see attached photo)
Mariners are advised to take extra precaution in the area until the well casing can be removed.
Further Information is available from Gippsland Ports on 03 5688 1303.
A further notice shall be issued.