Wednesday 21st Nov, 2018
Volunteers did their bit to remove plastic from local waterways. Credit: Port of Melbourne

‘Paddle against Plastic’ held in Melbourne

Moonee Ponds Creek has become a cleaner place thanks to the efforts of volunteers

Photo: Svitzer

Tug crew rescues parrot

An errant parrot found refuge on a tugboat in Western Port, Victoria

© Commonwealth of Australia 2018

HMAS Choules to open to the public

The Navy is throwing open the doors to one of its ships in order to raise money for a good cause


MISSION TO SEAFARERS: The Mission’s mission to help seafarers

Missions such as those in Sydney are integral in ensuring a healthy lifestyle for mariners visiting Australian shores, writes Wendy King*

Photo: Ian Ackerman

Care-Factor industry charity night a big success

A gala dinner raised a substantial sum for CanTeen, and also made for a great night out


Call for nominations ahead of the Australian Shipping & Maritime Industry Awards

This year’s event is on Thursday 22 November at Sydney’s Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

Mercy Ships

Global shipping community announces Mercy Ships Cargo Day goal

The shipping industry has pledged to raise USD$1m for Mercy Ships in 2018

Photo: GeelongPort

Geelong goes chicken for charity

The Victorian port showed it could handle the heat by devouring chilli chicken for charity