Please find a link to Notice to Mariners 404 (T) – 2022 Safe clearing of commercial vessels (SOLAS) from Port Waters – cancelled.


The NtM advises mariners and port users that Svitzer Australia have announced the planned lockout of tug crews will not proceed and planned shipping movements and port operations can recommence.

As such, Ports Victoria will coordinate a staged resumption of shipping within port of Melbourne effective immediately. The scheduling of vessel movements will be coordinated through Melbourne VTS.


Shipping will also resume within the port of Hastings.


Link to Notice to Mariners 404 (T)