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PUBLIC NOTICE: Important Changes to Recreational Use Black Weir

The extended speed limit restriction in Zone C (6 knot area) will be removed from Tuesday 28 May. This increases the 40knot section of Zone B to its original length prior to the implementation of the restriction in December 2017. Up to six water ski vessels at any time will permitted within Zone B.

Updated information and mapping reflecting this change will be updated to the Council website and further below on this page in the near future.
PUBLIC NOTICE: No Tubing within the Black Weir
At the direction of Maritime Safety Queensland:

  • A person (an operator) must not operate a ship towing an uncontrolled water-skiing device, including but not limited to, a toboggan, tube or sea-biscuit. Applies to all zones within Black Weir.

  • See No. 2 within the Marine Safety Notice below.


    Loam Island

    (Zone A)

    Loam Island

    (Zone B)

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    Black Weir Marine Use Rules

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