Recommendation MR20080010

Recommendation issued to: Newcastle Port Corporation

Recommendation details
Output No: MR20080010
Date issued: 23 May 2008
Safety action status:
Background: Why this Recommendation was developed

Output text

Newcastle Vessel Traffic Information Centres advisory role was not properly understood by the masters of a number of the ships in the Newcastle anchorage on 7 June 2007.

Safety Recommendation

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that Newcastle Port Corporation take action to address this safety issue.

Last update 17 October 2013