Keep the waves friendly

Manjimup-Bridgetown Times - - News -

AU­THOR­I­TIES are con­cerned some skip­pers in the South West are ig­nor­ing the speed limit on the wa­ter and are risk­ing the safety of pas­sen­gers and oth­ers around them.

Depart­ment of Trans­port South West op­er­a­tions man­ager Peter West­gate said there had been in­creased com­plaints from mul­ti­ple pop­u­lar boat­ing lo­ca­tions through­out the South West.

“We are re­mind­ing boat own­ers that 8 knot speed re­stric­tions are in place for the Col­lie River and Black­wood River,” Mr West­gate said.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.