Wednesday 20th 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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OUT & ABOUT: 2017 Rail Futures Conference

THERE was a heavy political flavour to the 2017 Rail Futures Conference. Held at the Grand Hyatt, on Collins Street,…
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OUT & ABOUT: MtSV Flinders Street Anniversary

Exhibition commemorates Mission building centenary

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NOMINATIONS have opened for the 22nd Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards. To be held at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth…
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L to R: Peter Murday, Chris Barber, Michael Sierp, Susan Hull and Mike Squires. Photo: Ian Ackerman

OUT & ABOUT: Australasian Institute of Marine Surveyors biennial conference

JONES Bay Wharf in the Sydney suburb of Pyrmont was the setting last week for the Australasian Institute of Marine…
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The Australian War Memorial in London’s Hyde Park. Photo: wallyg/Flickr

The Shipping Life – Spreading the wings

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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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

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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Personality of the Year Award winner Dr Hermione Parsons pictured with (l-r) VTA CEO Peter Anderson, Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas and VTA President Cameron Dunn.

Newsmaker gong for Hermione

FREIGHT analyst and industry commentator, Dr Hermione Parsons, was a major winner at the Australian Freight Industry Awards in Melbourne….
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