Tata Beach / Ligar Inlet Reserved 29 January 2012

Monday 23 January 2012

Following a cancellation of the event on January 22, an area of Tata Beach and the Ligar Bay Inlet has been reserved for the Tata Titanic Cardboard Boat Race from 10am to 11am on Sunday 29 January 2012.

The section of water this applies to is the Ligar Bay inlet and an approximately 500m length of Tata Beach out to 200m from shore. 

Navigation Safety Bylaw: Temporary Reservation for Cardboard Boat Race, Tata Beach, 22 January 2012


Pursuant to the Navigation Safety Bylaw, the Tasman District Council’s Harbourmaster has granted a temporary reservation of the waters of the inner Ligar Bay inlet and an approximately 500m length of Tata Beach out to 200m from shore for the annual Tata Titanic Cardboard Boat Race between 10am and 11am on Sunday 29 January 2012.

The effect of the temporary reservation will be to prevent other activities, including launching or retrieving vessels at the boat ramp or water skiing, from occurring within that area for the time specified. The water ski access lane will be closed for the duration of the event.

A number of conditions have been imposed on the organisers of the event. These conditions may be viewed by emailing recreation@gbcw.co.nz, or calling Tasman District Council’s Harbourmaster on 03 543 8400 during office hours.