Establishment of Restricted Area north off the Avenue of Stars

27 Nov 2023 / Hong Kong

From 0900 hours on 29 November 2023 to 1700 hours on 1 December 2023, a Restricted Area will be established in Victoria Harbour off the Avenue of Stars as part of the security arrangements in connection with a major event being conducted at the Avenue of Stars.

The Restricted Area is formed by a straight line joining the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum) from (A) to (E) and the adjacent shoreline:
(A) 22〫17.592’N / 114〫10.338’E
(B) 22〫17.547’N / 114〫10.378’E
(C) 22〫17.555’N / 114〫10.512’E
(D) 22〫17.622’N / 114〫10.566’E
(E) 22〫17.658’N / 114〫10.561’E

Four yellow marker buoys fitted with yellow flashing lights will be laid at co-ordinates (B) to (E) to indicate the boundary of the Restricted Area.

During the aforementioned period, no vessels, other than Government launches or vessels engaged in the said event, will be allowed to enter or remain within the Restricted Area.

Masters, coxswains and persons-in-charge of all vessels navigating in the vicinity should keep away from the Restricted Area.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong, contact GAC Hong Kong at [email protected])

Source: Government of the Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.198/2023

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