Friday 19th Oct, 2018
Photo: Chris Mackey

Brisbane’s August container throughput up, yet down

Containerised trade through the port was steady in August


Infrastructure SA chair appointed

The infrastructure body is tasked with planning the state’s infrastructure future

Photo: AMC

Defence and innovation precinct planned for AMC campus

The precinct would be alongside the Australian Maritime College at the Newnham Campus in Launceston


Study into the effect of automation on seafarers released

The study found that there would be no shortage of seafaring jobs in the next 20 years, particularly officers

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Canada reminds seafarers that smoking cannabis and operating vessels don’t mix

The country recently legalised the recreational use of cannabis, but that doesn’t mean seafarers can have a toke while in Canadian ports


MISSION TO SEAFARERS: Operation Cruise Terminal

With cruise season starting this month, Mission to Seafarers Sydney is launching Operation Cruise Terminal, writes Wendy King*

Photo: Ian Ackerman

Cruise a boon for Cairns

A report shows that the cruise industry is an economic driver for North Queensland

Photo: Silversea Cruises

Cruise industry burgeoning in SA

More cruises are coming to South Australian ports

Photo: Jemma Castle

Wheat Port Code review released

It shows Australian grain exporters benefit from the code, according to feedback