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Notice of boating activity exclusion zone - Moomba Festival

Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Marine Safety Act 2010 (Vic)
NOTICE OF BOATING ACTIVITY EXCLUSION ZONE

In accordance with section 208(2) of the Marine Safety Act 2010 Parks Victoria (the waterway manager for the Yarra River upstream of the port waters of the Port of Melbourne) gives notice that all persons and vessels not registered to take part in the City of Melbourne Moomba Festival 2017 are prohibited from entering or remaining on the waters of the Yarra River as detailed in Table 2. for the times and durations as detailed in Table 1.

Table 1: Yarra River Closure Schedule for 2017 Moomba Festival

Date

Time

Event

Closure Area

Wednesday 1 March 2017

9.00am – 12.00pm

1.00pm – 4.30pm

Yarra River Course Set Up

A

Thursday 2 March 2017

9.00am – 12.00pm

1.00pm – 4.30pm

Yarra River Course Set Up

A

Monday 6 March 2017

9.00am – 12.00pm

1.00pm – 4.30pm

Yarra River Course Set Up

A

Tuesday 7 March 2017

9.00am – 12.00pm

1.00pm – 4.30pm

Yarra River Course Set Up

A

Wednesday 8 March 2017

8.00am – 11.30am

12.30pm – 6.00pm

6:30pm – 7.40pm

Moomba Masters Event

B

Thursday 9 March 2017

7.00am – 11.30am

12.30pm – 6.00pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

Moomba Masters Event

B

Friday 10 March 2017

10.15am – 7.00pm

7.30pm – 10.30pm

Moomba Masters Event

B

Saturday 11 March 2017

7.00am – 9.00am

10.00am – 6.30pm

6.45pm – 9.15pm

9.30pm – 11.00pm

Moomba Masters Event

B

Sunday 12 March 2017

8.00am – 6.20pm

6.35pm – 11.00pm

Moomba Masters Event

B

 

10.00am – 1.00pm

Birdman Rally

C

Monday 13 March 2017

9.30am – 12.00pm

12.20pm – 7.30pm

8.00pm – 10.00pm

Moomba Masters Event

B

Table 2: Yarra River Closure Areas for 2017 Moomba Festival

Area A

The waters of the Yarra River between the upstream edge of the VRA Landing and Swan St Bridge.

Area B

The waters of the Yarra River between the upstream edge of the VRA Landing and Morell Bridge.

Area C

The waters of the Yarra River between an imaginary line running from the downstream edge of the VRA Landing to the upstream edge of Federation Wharf and the upstream edge of the Sea Wall.

Dated: 27 February 2017
By Order of Parks Victoria

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