Wednesday 15th Aug, 2018
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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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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OUT & ABOUT: ADVOC Marine Forum

A CRAFT beer tasting session concluded an informative two-hour ADVOC marine advisory session at the Melbourne premises of law firm…
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Port Kembla Harbour. Photo: NSW Ports

OUT & ABOUT: 2017 Regional Ports Summit

NOVOTEL Wollongong was the setting and the Pacific Ocean was the backdrop for Regional Ports 2017, a conference where all…
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Photo: Ian Ackerman

OUT & ABOUT: SAL Biennial Luncheon

THE rarified atmosphere of the Newcastle was the setting for the recent Shipping Australia biennial Newcastle lunch. Held on a…
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From left: Francis Castellino, Andrea Fleming and Craig Baru. Photo: David Sexton

OUT & ABOUT: ICS Annual Cocktail Night

A CHILLY Friday evening was the setting for the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers Melbourne annual cocktail night. The event was…
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Office of Tim Pallas

Victorian Treasurer to present freight industry awards

THE Victorian Transport Association (VTA) has announced that the Treasurer of Victoria, Tim Pallas, will attend its annual awards night…
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SPECIAL REPORT: Containerisation

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