Victorian Spatial Data Directory

Port Phillip Bay Depth Contours (PP_BATHYMETRY/)


Unique IdANZVI0803002187
TitlePort Phillip Bay Depth Contours (PP_BATHYMETRY/)
CustodianDepartment of Primary Industries
JurisdictionVictoria
 

Description

AbstractThis layer contains line features for depth contours (bathymetry) in Port Phillip Bay.
Search Word(s)MARINE
Geographic Extent Name(s)Victoria
Bounding Box
34.0 S
141.0 E
 
150.2 E
39.2 S
 

Dataset Currency

Beginning Date01FEB1971
Ending Date30MAY2000
 

Dataset Status

ProgressComplete
Maintenance and UpdateNot Known
 

Dataset Access

Stored Data Format(s)Digital - Arc/Info Revision 7.2.1 Librarian Layer
Oracle-ArcSDE binary (longraw)
Available Format Type(s)Digital - Arc/Info coverage
Access Constraintssee agreement between NRE and VCA
NOTE: The depth information contained within this layer should not be used for navigational purposes.
 

Data Quality

LineageData Set Source:
Data was primarily digitised from Victorian Channels Authority charts (formerly Ports and Harbours). The depth charts digitised to create the layer are listed below.

Depth Contours
VC55.04. Port Phillip Entrance. Scale 1:25,000. Surveyed 1971-1985: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.875 m below A.H.D.

VC55.05. St. Leonards to Clifton Springs. Scale 1:25,000. Surveyed 1976-1984: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.875 m below A.H.D

VC55.06. Geelong Harbour and Approaches. Scale 1:25,000. Surveyed 1971(Port of Geelong Authority): Contours are in metres and show depths 0.441 m below A.H.D

VC55.07. Kirk Point to Werribee River. Scale 1:25,000. Surveyed 1976-1985: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.524 m below A.H.D

VC55.08. Werribee South to Skeleton Creek. Scale 1:25,000. Surveyed 1979-1985: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.524 m below A.H.D

2927. Point Cook to Altona (sheet 2). Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1984-1985: Soundings are in decimetres. Datum for soundings is 3.227 metres below the capping of the Altona pier and 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

2926. Point Cook to Altona (sheet 1). Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1984-1985: Soundings are in decimetres. Datum for soundings is 3.227 metres below the capping of the Altona pier and 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

PP174-1997. Altona Bay - Altona Pier Approach. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1977-1979: Soundings are in decimetres. Datum for soundings is 3.227 metres below the capping of Altona pier, which is 0.524 metres below A.H.D. Additional information July 1981 and February 1982.

PP164-1919. Williamstown Beach Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed April 1977: Soundings are in decimetres. Datum for soundings is L.W.O.S.T. Williamstown, which is 0.524 metres below A.H.D. Additional information June 1979, February 1981, July 1981, October 1981.

28675. Approach to Breakwater - West of Channel (Ch.9310 to Ch.12250m). Scale 1:2,500. Surveyed 1997: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.524 m below A.H.D

28674. Approach to Breakwater Pier - West of Channel (Ch.9310 to Ch.14710m). Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1997: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.524 m below A.H.D.

2689. Hobsons Bay - Webb Dock to Kerferd Rd Pier. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed March-April 1982: Soundings are in decimetres. Datum for soundings is L.W.O.S.T. Williamstown, which is 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

29070. Yarra River to Kerferd Rd. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed July August 1998: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.524 m below A.H.D

VC55.10. Mordialloc to South Melbourne. Scale 1:25,000. Contours are in metres and show depths 0.875 m below A.H.D

VC55.11. Ranelagh Beach to Mordialloc Creek. Scale 1:25,000. Surveyed 1972-1985: Contours are in metres and show depths 0.875 m below A.H.D

3051. Seaford North to Patterson River. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1985-1986: Soundings are in metres and decimetres. Datum for soundings is 2.89 metres below the capping on the outer face of Frankston pier and 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

3053. Seaford South to Seaford North. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1985-1986: Soundings are in metres and decimetres. Datum for soundings is 2.89 metres below the capping on the outer face of Frankston pier and 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

3052. Frankston to Seaford South. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1985-1986: Soundings are in metres and decimetres. Datum for soundings is 2.89 metres below the capping on the outer face of Frankston pier and 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

2570. Frankston to Daveys Bay. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1981 and 1986: Soundings are in metres and decimetres. Datum for soundings is 2.89 metres below the capping on the outer face of Frankston pier and 0.524 metres below A.H.D.

3110. Moondah Beach to Pelican Point. Scale 1:5,000. Surveyed 1986: Soundings are in metres and decimetres. Datum for s....
Positional AccuracyAccuracy: Horizontal and Vertical accuracy have not been determined.

Attribute AccuracyAttribute Accuracy: All attributes have been checked by MAFRI
Logical Consistencyn
Completeness
 

Contact

Contact OrganisationDepartment of Sustainability and Environments
Contact PositionProject Officer
Address6/8 Nicholson Street
East Melbourne Vic 3002
Australia
Phone9637 9897
Facsimile9637 8024
Email Addressnaomi.withers@dse.vic.gov.au
 

Other

Metadata Date07DEC2007
Additional Metadata

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