HOT PORT NEWS from GAC
Sea parade of fishing vessels
Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Hong Kong
A sea parade comprising about 100 fishing vessels will take place in the Victoria Harbour on 1 July 2017 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR.
Participating vessels will gather in Kellett Anchorage No. 2 at about 0730 hours. The parade will start at about 0800 hours from Kellett Anchorage No. 2 following a route along the Southern Fairway, Central Fairway, Hung Hom Fairway and Eastern Fairway to waters off North Point and then turn westbound following a return route along the fairways to Kellett Anchorage No. 2 before dispersal at about 1000 hours.
Marine Department and Marine Police patrol launches will be deployed to regulate marine traffic during the passage of the sea parade.
Vessels navigating in the vicinity should proceed with caution and give a wide berth to the parade fleet and comply with any directions given by the Marine Department and Marine Police patrol launches.
(For information about operations in Hong Kong contact GAC Hong Kong at [email protected])
Source: Government of Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.87 of 2017