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15-Oct-2018

YACHT RACE FROM HONG KONG TO HAINAN DAO
Hong Kong

TEMPORARY LOADING FACILITY AT FORMER KAI TAK AIRPORT RUNWAY
Hong Kong

Yacht race from Hong Kong to Hainan Do
Monday, October 15, 2018, Hong Kong

A yacht race from Hong Kong to Hainan Dao will take place on 18 October 2018 (Thursday). About 15 yachts are expected to participate.

The race will start at 1130 hours on 18 October 2018 off the Causeway Bay Typhoon Shelter, and follow an easterly route through the harbour, Tathong Channel, Waglan Island and Po Toi Islands thence to Hainan Dao.

Masters, coxswains and persons-in-charge of vessels navigating in the vicinity of the racing route should proceed with caution, giving practical consideration to the contestants. Compliance with the provisions of the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1972 is mandatory.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong contact GAC Hong Kong at shipping.hongkong@gac.com)

Source: Government of the Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.155 of 2018

Temporary loading facility at former Kai Tak Airport Runway
Monday, October 15, 2018, Hong Kong

A temporary loading facility has been established at the former Kai Tak Airport Runway. The temporary loading facility will operate for a period of approximately 32 months.

One tugboat, one dumb lighter, one ro-ro barge and one split hopper barge will berth at the facility within the operation area bounded by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum) from (A) to (D) and the adjacent shoreline for loading operation:
(A) 22 deg. 18.911’N / 114 deg. 12.135’E
(B) 22 deg. 18.872’N / 114 deg. 12.094’E
(C) 22 deg. 18.910’N / 114 deg. 12.052’E
(D) 22 deg. 18.948’N / 114 deg. 12.092’E

The hours of operation will be round-the-clock.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong contact GAC Hong Kong at shipping.hongkong@gac.com)

Source: Government of the Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.161 of 2018

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