It is an offence to use a musical instrument or sound system on a vessel that emits offensive noise. To report amplified music coming from a boat, you can call one of these authorities:
- Roads and Maritime Services: 13 22 13
- Water Police: (02) 9320 7499
- the local council. View a list of NSW councils.
These authorities have powers to deal with this noise and can issue penalty notices of $300 to an individual or $600 to a corporation.