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Notice controlling navigation in the vicinity of works - Swan Street Bridge

Thursday 13 April, 2017

Marine Safety Act 2010
Section 211(1)(b)

Parks Victoria, as the declared waterway manager for the waters of the Yarra River upstream of the port waters of the Port of Melbourne, makes the following notice under section 211(1)(b)(i) of the Marine Safety Act 2010 (Act).

For the purposes of the works activity proposed by Fitzgerald Constructions Australia Pty Ltd for the partial demolition of Swan Street Bridge over the Yarra River, under section 211(1)(b)(i) of the Act, all vessels and persons, excluding vessels involved in the works, including Parks Victoria vessels, are prohibited from entering or remaining on these waters:

Works Zone: Exclusion zone located 50 metres from the east and west drip line of Swan Street Bridge. Full river closure depicted in table one.

 Table 1

Prohibited Area



Entire spans of bridge

Entire spans of bridge 9.30 pm to 6.30 am

Thursday 20 April 2017             

Friday 21 April 2017

Saturday 22 April 2017

Wednesday 26 April 2017

Thursday 27 April 2017

Friday 28 April 2017

Saturday 29 April 2017

The prohibited works areas will be signed and marked by a line of lit yellow water communication buoys.

These exclusion zones have effect from 9.30 pm to 6.30 am, Thursday 20 April to Saturday 29 April 2017.

A further notice will be issued.

Dated 12 April 2017

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