6 October 2017
Melbourne, Australia

2017 Maintenance Dredging Campaign

Maintenance dredging will take place commencing on or about 12 October through to approximately 30 November 2017. Dredging operations will be conducted 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in the following areas:

  • South Channel
  • Port of Melbourne and South East Spoil Grounds
  • Station Pier Outer West
  • Yarra River Services Protection (between Beacons 33/34 and 35/36)

The following vessels involved in the dredging campaign are: Brisbane (Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger), John Norgate (Survey vessel) and QUA (Work boat).

(For information about operations at Australian ports contact GAC Australia at

Source: Victorian Notice to Mariners No.252(T)-2017 dated 6 October 2017

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