Sunday 18th Nov, 2018
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Large rallies in Sydney and Melbourne CBDs

UNION members and supporters have been out in force in the nation’s two largest cities, as part of a campaign for higher wages.
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Defence and innovation precinct planned for AMC campus

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

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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*


THIS IS IT – last chance to nominate for the Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards

Nominations close for the prestigious Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards TODAY (Friday 19 October)



The end is nigh – the end of the nominations period for the prestigious Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards

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MIAL sees board changes, David Parmeter named chair

There are also several more new faces on the board of the peak body

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Maritime industry comes to Canberra

MIAL’s SEA18 conference focused on a looming shortage in maritime skills

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MIAL launches Seafaring Skills Census

The census showed a glaring lack of seafarers being trained currently, which MIAL says will have serious consequences