Thursday 20th Sep, 2018
The Australian War Memorial in London’s Hyde Park. Photo: wallyg/Flickr

THE SHIPPING LIFE: Spreading the wings

The field of shipping for me always covered a very wide field of associated interests. Much involvement came from participation in complicated shipments (as…
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Escape from the savages of war has long been an incentive for people to risk their life trying to flee by sea.

THE SHIPPING LIFE: Passengers, Stowaways and Jumpers

Passengers MANY cargo ships carried 12 first class type accommodation passengers (“pax”), who preferred the relative isolation compared with cruise…
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Lizard Island beach. Photo: Paulscf / Wikipedia

THE SHIPPING LIFE: America’s Cup 1987

Captain Harry Mansson writes exclusively for Lloyd’s List Australia

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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Race Rally Car Through China

Captain Harry Mansson AM is a Master Mariner, a retired ship’s Captain, with a subsequent varied background as an international…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Antartica-bound

Captain Harry Mansson AM is a Master Mariner, a retired ship’s Captain, with a subsequent varied background as an international…
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Jim (left)with his brother Vic, also a much-loved figure

THE SHIPPING LIFE: Remembering an icon of Australian shipping

I AM standing alone under the Sydney Harbour Bridge one Saturday midnight in 1972, watching the approach of a black…
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