Sunday 23rd Sep, 2018
Lads Passage inner route. Image: Jim Wilson and Google Earth

Queensland’s VTS is getting an upgrade

QUEENSLAND is getting a slick new vessel traffic services (VTS) system. The state government has announced a $36m investment to replace…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Navigating the high seas

Our Tasmanian flop EVERYTHING in our business didn’t always turn out to be beer and skittles, far from it, but in any dynamic business…
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Here comes the beef

THE outlook is bullish for Australia’s beef producers and exporters, as the Australian cattle herd has been showing signs of recovery,…
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Nomination call for Australian shipping’s night of nights

THE call is out for nominations ahead of the 22nd annual Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. To be held…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Australian shipping (from the past to the future)

AFTER all my now concluded focus on shipping past, it is time to address how we can see the future. Australian international shipping is…
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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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