Falmouth Port Notice to Mariners No 23 of 2019
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Sailing Races will be held in Falmouth Bay and in Carrick Roads from Monday 12th August to Saturday 17th August inclusive – Falmouth week regatta.
The courses will be set on the day according to the prevailing conditions.
In addition to the sailing calendar, there will also be Dragon Boat racing off Custom House Quay on Sunday 18th August.
Mariners are requested to navigate with particular caution during this period and are reminded of Falmouth Harbour Bye-Law 13 https://www.falmouthharbour.co.uk/wp/wp-content/uploads/30-130-01-FHC-Byelaws.pdf which requires masters of small craft to avoid obstructing or impeding racing vessels.
Commercial craft, warships and auxiliaries are requested to call Falmouth Pilots on VHF CH 09 before entering port limits to determine large vessel movements in relation to regatta courses set on the day.