Closure of Granite Island Recreation Park

NATIONAL PARKS AND WILDLIFE (NATIONAL PARKS) REGULATIONS 2016

PURSUANT to Regulations 7(3) (a) and 7(3) (d) of the National Parks and Wildlife (National Parks) Regulations 2016, I, Grant Anthony Pelton, Director, Regional Programs, authorised delegate of the Director of National Parks and Wildlife, close to the public, the whole of Granite Island Recreation Park from:

  • 10.30 p.m. on Friday, 24 November 2017 until 5.30 a.m. on Saturday, 25 November 2017.
  • 10.30 p.m. on Saturday, 25 November 2017 until 5.30 a.m. on Sunday, 26 November 2017.
  • 10.30 p.m. on Sunday, 26 November 2017 until 5.30 a.m. on Monday, 27 November 2017.
  • 10.30 p.m. on Monday, 27 November 2017 until 5.30 a.m. on Tuesday, 28 November 2017.
  • 10.30 p.m. on Tuesday, 28 November 2017 until 5.30 a.m. on Wednesday, 29 November 2017.

The purpose of the closure is for the proper management of the reserve and in the interest of public safety. Permission to Enter and Remain in the Reserve Pursuant to Regulations 7 (4) and 40 of the National Parks and Wildlife (National Parks) Regulations 2016, I, Grant Anthony Pelton, Director, Regional Programs, authorised delegate of the Director of National Parks and Wildlife, grant permission to persons undertaking bona fide recreational and commercial fishing activities to enter Granite Island Recreation Park between the causeway and the screw-pile jetty for the purpose of accessing the screw-pile jetty for these fishing activities, during the abovementioned closure periods.

Pursuant to Regulations 7 (4) and 40 of the National Parks and Wildlife (National Parks) Regulations 2016, I, Grant Anthony Pelton, Director, Regional Programs, authorised delegate of the Director of National Parks and Wildlife, grant permission to the agents and employees of The City of Victor Harbor to enter and remain in Granite Island Recreation Park during the abovementioned closure periods for the purposes of undertaking activities associated with the operation of licences held by the City of Victor Harbor for activities on Granite Island.

Pursuant to Regulations 7 (4) and 40 of the National Parks and Wildlife (National Parks) Regulations 2016, I, Grant Anthony Pelton, Director, Regional Programs, authorised delegate of the Director of National Parks and Wildlife, grant permission to the agents and employees of Oceanic Victor to enter and remain in Granite Island Recreation Park during the abovementioned closure periods for the purposes of undertaking activities associated with the operation of leases held by the Oceanic Victor Harbor for activities on Granite Island.

These permissions are conditional upon the observance by each of those persons, of the requirements of the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972, National Parks and Wildlife (National Parks) Regulations 2016, including those requiring compliance with the Director's requests, requirements and orders of a Warden.

Dated this 1st Day of September 2017

Grant Pelton

Director, Regional Programs, Parks & Regions

Department of Environment, Water & Natural Resources