Tenders and notices
Declaration of Boating Activity Exemption - Seacraft Syndicate Boat Owners Club
Thursday 30 November, 2017
DECLARATION OF BOATING ACTIVITY EXEMPTION
Parks Victoria as the declared waterway manager for the Patterson River – National Water Sports Centre, under the Marine Safety Act 2010 (the Act) makes the following declaration under section 203(3) of the Act.
For the purpose of conducting the Seacraft Syndicate Boat Owners Club Carrum Regatta on 10 December 2017 and 4 March 2018 between 8:30am and 5:30pm, masters of vessels involved are exempt from:
- knots within 50 metres of another vessel – Clause 2(c), provided vessels do not exceed 5 knots within 30 metres of a competition vessel or their skier; and
- knots within 50 metres of the waters’ edge – Clause 3(a), provided vessels do not exceed 5 knots within 30 metres of the water’s edge.
- Occupants of powered vessels including rescue vessels used in conjunction with the event must be wearing a personal flotation device at all times during the event.
- The exemptions apply to the masters and vessels participating in the Seacraft Syndicate Boat Owners Club Carrum Regatta, provided that the stated safety controls and undertakings detailed in the event application and associated documentation are adhered to.
BY ORDER OF PARKS VICTORIA