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Boat debris collected from local beaches

November 23, 2023 8:20 am in by
The vessel in October [supplied]

Pieces of a Sea Pilot vessel that ran aground off Point Lonsdale more than a month ago have been found on local beaches.

The boat hit rocks off the Bellarine town on October 5, with three men on board rescued several hours later from rocks.

The Borough of Queenscliffe says two sizeable parts of the boat were found and collected this week.

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It says debris continues to be removed from beaches.

Locals or visitors who see any debris are being urged to contact Port Phillip Sea Pilots with the exact location, and a photo to a team member can identify and collect it.

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