• The following warnings are not always updated in real time
  • Every effort is made to keep the information on this website up-to-date but it is not always possible to add and cancel warnings in real-time. While NAVAREA XIV and New Zealand Coastal Navigational Warnings are made available on this website, Masters/Captains are still required to receive navigational warnings from the appropriate International Maritime Organization (IMO) or World Meteorological Organization (WMO) approved Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) broadcast service i.e. the International SafetyNET system.
  • Many warnings are of a temporary nature, but others may remain in-force for several weeks and may be superseded by Notices to Mariners.

New Zealand radio navigational warnings

View the latest NAVAREA XIV and NZ coastal navigational warnings broadcast to ships in New Zealand waters.

Warnings In-Force at: 230117 UTC OCT 21

NAVAREA XIV warnings

193/21

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 230112 UTC OCT 21
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 193/21
SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
LAU GROUP. FIJI
1. DART BUOY 1.8 METRES IN DIAMETER AND 1.1 METRES ABOVE THE SURFACE ADRIFT IN VICINITY 18-12S 177-40W AT 211305 UTC OCT 21
2. NEXT POSITION UPDATE WILL BE 30 OCT 21, SEVEN DAYS FROM DATE OF ISSUE OF CURRENT WARNING
3.CANCEL NAVAREA XIV WARNING 191/21.
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187/21

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 032220 UTC OCT 21
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 187/21
VITI LEVU – NORTH WEST COAST
LAUTOKA HARBOUR
CHART BA1670
1. PINDER REEF. SOUTH LIGHT 17–36.25S 177–24.20E UNLIT.
2. BEKANA ISLAND. SOUTH PART LIGHT 17–35.67S 177–26.23E UNLIT.
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185/21

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 282045 UTC SEP 21
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 185/21
SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
NIUE - ALOFI ANCHORAGE
CHART NZ845 AND NU131
ALOFI REAR LEADING LIGHT 19-03.21S 169-55.18W UNLIT
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179/21

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 140323 UTC SEP 21
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 179/21
VITI LEVU – WEST COAST, FIJI
NADI WATERS – NAVULA PASSAGE, MALOLO ISLAND & DENARAU
SURVEY IN PROGRESS BY FIJI NAVY FROM 15 SEP 21 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE IN AREA BOUNDED BY:
A. 17–45.00S 177–09.00E
B. 17–45.00S 177–22.00E
C. 17–49.50S 177–21.20E
D. 17–51.10S 177–17.65E
E. 17–53.20S 177–15.00E
F. 17–54.90S 177–16.50E
G. 17–55.30S 177–15.75E
H. 17–57.37S 177–14.80E
I. 17–57.37S 177–09.00E
2. MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO KEEP CLEAR
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174/21

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR
090217 UTC SEP 21
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 174/21
VITI LEVU-SOUTH COAST
SUVA HARBOUR CHART BA1660
1. WALU BAY (FRONT) LEADING LIGHT 18-07.91S 178-25.61E UNLIT.
2. WALU BAY (REAR) LEADING LIGHT 18-07.93S 178 25.72E UNLIT
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172/21

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 060430 UTC SEP 21
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 172/21
VITI LEVU – SOUTH COAST
SUVA HARBOUR – FIJI NAVY BASE
CHART BA1660
SPECIAL LIGHTBUOYS FLASHING YELLOW FOUR SECONDS MARKING JETTY CONSTRUCTION AREA TEMPORARILY ESTABLISHED.
A. 18-07.83S 178-25.47E
B. 18-07.77S 178-25.50E
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NZ Coastal Navigation warnings

171/21

FM: RCC NEW ZEALAND 122145 UTC OCT 21
COASTAL NAVIGATION WARNING 171/21
AREA PORTLAND
1. ROCKET LAB HELICOPTER OPERATIONS FROM SURFACE TO 13500 FEET SCHEDULED FROM 17 OCT UNTIL 22 OCT 2021 AND 24 OCT UNTIL 29 OCT 2021 BETWEEN 1900 UTC AND 0400 UTC DAILY IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
A. EASTERN ZONE FOUR NAUTICAL MILE RADIUS CENTRED ON 39-17S 178-00E
B. WESTERN ZONE FOUR NAUTICAL MILE RADIUS CENTRED ON 39-16S 177-46E
2. VESSELS TO REMAIN CLEAR OF THE AREAS DURING TEST OPERATIONS
3. RANGE CONTROL FOR THIS AREA WILL OPERATE DURING TEST OPERATIONS. RANGE INFORMATION WILL BE BROADCAST ON VHF CHANNEL 79. RANGE CONTROL CAN BE CONTACTED ON VHF CHANNEL 07. TEMPORARY VIRTUAL AUTOMATIC IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM (AIS) AIDS TO NAVIGATION (ATONS) SHALL BE USED TO CLEARLY IDENTIFY THE PERIMETER OF THE HAZARD AREA DURING ACTIVE PERIODS.
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159/21

FM: RCC NEW ZEALAND 130034 UTC SEP 21
COASTAL NAVIGATION WARNING 159/21
AREA RAGLAN
BREAKWATER HEAD LIGHT 39-03.04S 174-02.53E UNLIT.
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120/21

FM: RCC NEW ZEALAND 170255 UTC JUN 21
COASTAL NAVIGATION WARNING 120/21
AREA GREY, WESTPORT HARBOUR
UNLIT PILES PROTRUDING FROM THE WATER ARE BEING ESTABLISHED ON THE PORT SIDE ON ENTRY TO THE WESTPORT LAGOON. VESSELS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP CLEAR.
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54/21

FM: RCC NEW ZEALAND 240230 UTC FEB 21
COASTAL NAVIGATION WARNING 54/21
AREA STEPHENS
OAONUI PROHIBITED ANCHORAGE AREA SOUTHERN LIMIT LIGHT 39-25.7S 173-49.2E AND OAONUI PROHIBITED ANCHORAGE AREA NORTHERN LIMIT LIGHT 39-22.2S 173-46.8E BOTH UNLIT.
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  • The above warnings are not always updated in real time
  • Every effort is made to keep the information on this website up-to-date but it is not always possible to add and cancel warnings in real-time. While NAVAREA XIV and New Zealand Coastal Navigational Warnings are made available on this website, Masters/Captains are still required to receive navigational warnings from the appropriate International Maritime Organization (IMO) or World Meteorological Organization (WMO) approved Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) broadcast service i.e. the International SafetyNET system.
  • Many warnings are of a temporary nature, but others may remain in-force for several weeks and may be superseded by Notices to Mariners.