Private Yacht Issued With Formal Warning
The Government of South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands has issued a formal warning to the Master of SV Jonathan.
The warning was issued as a result of an unauthorised landing at a site clearly designated as a no landing site in GSGSSI’s visit application documentation.
As a result of this warning, any future visits by the Master of SV Jonathan, if permitted, may be subject to additional conditions, which may include carrying a government observer (at cost).
GSGSSI remains committed to facilitating visits that are safe, responsible, and environmentally sensitive. Visitors to South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands are reminded of the need to study carefully and adhere to the conditions attached to any permission to visit. Visit applicants can access the relevant documentation and information on the GSGSSI website or by contacting GSGSSI directly.