Sunday 22nd Jul, 2018

Nautical Institute launches ice navigation training program

THE Nautical Institute has announced a new training program aimed at helping mariners gain competence navigating in ice. The Ice…
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Melbourne’s container throughput up in May

PORT of Melbourne’s container throughput for May showed an uptick over the previous month’s numbers, according to the latest trade…
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More cruises call at NSW ports

NEW South Wales saw a record season this past summer, with 336 cruise calls, up from 311 calls in the…
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Austal delivers a few fast cats

AUSTRALIAN shipbuilder Austal recently announced the launch of three fast ferries at its shipyard in Balamban, Cebu. The first of…
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P&O to leave Freo

INFRASTRUCTURE issues in Western Australian regional ports have been blamed for a decision by Carnival Australia to withdraw P&O Cruises…
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Tugs to the rescue

FINE weather over the weekend helped ensure a smooth recovery operation of the cruise ship Norwegian Star. In the early…
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Photo: Ian Ackerman

THE GRILL: Captain Cliff Beazley AM

This week for the Grill, reporter Ian Ackerman corners Captain Cliff Beazley AM of the Australian Ship Handling Centre at Port Ash to talk about life at sea, plain simple food and, of course model ships.

Antarctic rescue underway

A MEDIVAC operation is underway after a 66-year-old woman from the Netherlands suffered a suspected stroke on the cruise ship…
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