Important Notices to Mariners


The boating community is recommended to visit this page regularly for up to date temporary notices to mariners.


  • Closure of Waters for The Ripcurl Rottnest Search event - Strickland Bay

    Published: 9 April 2021

    Between 12:01am Sunday, 16 May 2021 and 11:59pm Wednesday, 26 May 2021 a portion of the waters of Strickland Bay will be closed to all vessels as per the attached Closed Waters map, excluding emergency and authorised vessels for the The Ripcurl Rottnest Search surfing event.

    To ensure the safety of competitors and the safe management of the event, mariners are advised to navigate with caution and maintain a safe clearance when transiting this area.

    This event is closed to spectators.

    Download the Gazettal Notice (PDF 96KB) 

    Download the Closed Waters Map (PDF 756KB)

  • Stark Jetty Pens Unavailable

    Stark Jetty pens are currently closed for repairs.