Marine safety issues and actions
Recommendation issued to: Newcastle Port Corporation
|Date issued:||23 May 2008|
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|Background:||Why this Recommendation was developed|
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.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau recommends that Newcastle Port Corporation take action to address this safety issue.