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The Water Recreation (Waikato River) Notice 1994 I, Russell Kilvington, Director of Maritime Safety, pursuant to the Water Recreation Regulations 1979*, and in exercise of powers delegated to me pursuant to section 257a of the Harbours Act 1950, hereby give the following notice: N o t i c e 1. (a) This notice may be cited as the Water Recreation (Waikato River) Notice 1994. (b) This notice shall come into force 14 days after publication in the New Zealand Gazette and shall remain in force until revoked by further notice in the New Zealand Gazette. 2. Subject to the conditions set forth in the Second Schedule hereto, regulations 7 (1) (a), 7 (1) (b) and 7 (2) of the Water Recreation Regulations 1979, shall not apply to the area specified in the First Schedule. First Schedule All that area of water that forms the Waikato River from the confluence of Paetataramoa Stream and the Waikato River and then upstream to the Aratiatia Power Station. Second Schedule 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of this notice, no person who is permitted by any such provision to propel or navigate a small craft at a speed through the water exceeding 5 knots shall do so in any manner that is likely to endanger or unduly annoy any person who is, in, on, or using the waters or fishing, or undertaking any recreational activity in the vicinity of the small craft. 2. All persons in charge of a vessel shall adhere to and keep the provisions of all Acts and regulations not specifically exempted by this notice. 3. A suitable notice as may be approved by the Senior Advisory Officer (Harbours Management), shall be erected at the sites deemed necessary by the Senior Advisory Officer (Harbours Management). Dated at Wellington this 9th day of March 1994. R. KILVINGTON, Director Maritime Safety Authority. * Water Recreation Regulations 1979/30. (MSA 43/68/10)
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17 Mar 1994

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