Notice to Mariners
Port of Corner Inlet and Port Albert
Location: Lewis Channel Approach to Port Welshpool Harbour
DATE: 23 May 2019
DETAILS: Mariners are advised that information gained from the latest bathymetric survey of the approaches to Port Welshpool Harbour, indicates a shoal of least depth 1.8m LAT has progressed into the approach channel adjacent to the Port Welshpool RoRo berth.
Accordingly, Gippsland Ports has established a new starboard lateral mark buoy No.25(a) to guard the shoal.
The starboard lateral mark buoy with the flash character Q.G. has been established in position;
- Lat. 38⁰ 42.202’ South
- Lon. 146⁰ 27.861’ East Datum WGS84
The attached Notice includes the bathymetry image indicating the shoal and the position of the new buoy.
For further information please contact Gippsland Ports Harbour Master on 0427 610 025.