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Brisbane pilotage area

The Brisbane pilotage area is the area of– 
(a) waters bounded by an imaginary line drawn– 

  • starting at the high-water mark at the north head of the Maroochy River entrance
  • then due east to longitude 153º 10.06' east
  • then in a south-south-easterly direction to latitude 26º 49.90' south, longitude 153º 15.06' east
  • then in a south-easterly direction to the high-water mark on the north-eastern tip of Cape Moreton on Moreton Island
  • then by the high-water mark in a westerly direction along the northern shoreline and in a southerly direction along the western shoreline of Moreton Island to the southern tip of the island
  • then to the high-water mark on the northern tip of North Stradbroke Island
  • then by the high-water mark in a southerly direction along the western shoreline of North Stradbroke Island to latitude 27º 39.90' south
  • then due west to the high-water mark on the mainland at latitude 27º 39.90' south
  • then by the high-water mark in a northerly direction along the eastern shoreline of the mainland to the starting point; and

(b) the navigable waters of rivers and creeks flowing, directly or indirectly, into the waters in paragraph (a).

Brisbane pilotage/compulsory pilotage area chartlet.

Last updated
24 August 2017