Friday 22nd Sep, 2017
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The Shipping Life – Australian shipping (from the past to the future)

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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Wellard sends beef to China

LIVE exporter Wellard announced on Monday its first shipment of beef cattle to China. About 2000 cattle will be loaded…
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INDUSTRY OPINION: Coastal Shipping – the challenge continues

THE long-awaited Government proposal to amend coastal trading legislation has finally hit the Parliament in the form of the Coastal Trading…
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Coastal shipping amendments: industry reacts

AMENDMENTS to Australia’s cabotage regime introduced in to Parliament this week drew mixed reactions from industry players – not surprising…
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Gilfillan takes helm of cruise association board

THE Australian Cruise Association (ACA) has a new chair with the appointment of Grant Gilfillan to the position last week….
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Mission to Seafarers relaunches Seafarer Happiness Index

MISSION to Seafarers recently announced the relaunch of the Seafarer Happiness Index to support a sustainable future for the global…
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Coastal shipping reforms may boost tourism: minister

GLITZY superyachts are set to be seen in greater numbers in Australian waters should shipping laws get a revamp. Trade…
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Chester and Albo brawl over coastal shipping legislation

BIPARTISANSHIP over coastal shipping laws already has proven elusive, with the major parties trading political blows. Former infrastructure minister Anthony…
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