Harbourmaster Notifications

Navigation Warning
Warning 12:07pm Thursday 23 May, 2019

*Navigation Warning 28 of 2019 * There is an oil rig currently being towed into Admiralty Bay. A 500m exclusion zone is placed around the towing vessels and the oil rig. All vessels should navigate with caution in the bay and stay at least 500m from the operation at all times.  read on

Navigation Warning 29 of 2019
Warning 10:32am Monday 25 February, 2019

* Navigation Warning 29 of 2019.* A 84m salmon cage tow is taking place from Shakespeare Bay to Ngamahau Bay salmon farm in the Tory Channel on Sunday the 26th of May. The tow is expected to start around midnight and will be ongoing into Monday 27th. Towing vessels Rossco and Levanter are listening on VHF CH08.  All vessels are advised to navigate with caution in the vicinity of... read on

Navigation Safety Bylaws Update
General Info 3:23pm Tuesday 27 March, 2018

The 2009 Navigation Safety Bylaws were reviewed in 2017 and a revised Bylaw put forward for public consultation. A hearing was held in Council Chambers on the 8th of February 2018 to assess all the feedback and submissions received during the consultation phase. A final version of the proposed Bylaws will be prepared in the coming weeks. Council will consider approving the final version of the proposed Navigation... read on