South Australian Government Gazette

The official publication of the South Australian Government

Vessel Partially Submerged Underwater

Thursday, January 10, 2019

No 1 of 2019
South Australia – Kangaroo Island – Vessel Partially Submerged Underwater and Drifting

Mariners are advised that part of the sailing vessel “Wild Eyes” that was abandoned in the Indian Ocean in June 2010 is drifting off Kangaroo Island. The latest known position of the abandoned vessel is 36° 11’ 28.68” S, 137° 19’ 44.52” E approximately 11 nautical miles south of Vivonne Bay.

Mariners are advised that the vessel is a hazard to navigation and advised to exercise extreme caution when navigating in the area.

Charts affected: Aus 346, Aus 485

Dated: 3 January 2019

Gordon Panton
Manager Maritime Safety