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APPENDIX B 263 APPENDIX B Annex V of MARPOL 73/78 Regulations for the Prevention of Pollution by Garbage from Ships with attachments: Guidelines for the Implementation of Annex V of MARPOL 73/78 Standard Specification for Shipboard Incinerators Regulation 1 Definitions For the purposes of this Annex: (1) Garbage means all kinds of victual, domestic and operational waste excluding fresh fish and parts thereof, generated during the normal operation of the ship and liable to be disposed of continuously or periodically except those substances which are defined or listed in other Annexes to the present Convention. (2) Nearest land. The term "from the nearest land" means from the baseline from which the territorial sea of the territory in question is established in accordance with international law except that, for the purposes of the present Convention, "from the nearest land" off the north-eastern coast of Australia shall mean from a line drawn from a point on the coast of Australia in latitude 11Â°00' S, longitude 142Â°08'E to a point in latitude 10Â°35' S, longitude 141Â°55' E, thence to a point latitude 10Â°00' S, longitude 142Â°00' E, thence to a point latitude 9Â°10' S, longitude 143Â°52' E, thence to a point latitude 9Â°00' S, longitude 144Â°30' E, thence to a point latitude 13Â°00' S, longitude 144Â°00' E, thence to a point latitude 15Â°00' S, longitude 146Â°00' E, thence to a point latitude 18Â°00' S, longitude 147Â°00' E, thence to a point latitude 21Â°00' S, longitude 153Â°00' E, thence to a point on the coast of Australia in latitude 24Â°42' S, longitude 153Â°15' E. (3) Special area means a sea area where for recognized technical reasons in relation to its oceanographical and ecological condition and to the particular character of its traffic the adoption of special mandatory methods for the prevention of sea pollution by garbage is required. Special areas shall include those listed in regulation 5 of this Annex.