Thursday 22nd Mar, 2018
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: That’s about all. For now

THE time has come, the walrus said, to talk of many things. Of shoes and ships and sealing wax, Of…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Australia’s foreign flag fuel crisis risk

FROM recent media reports it seems we have yet another issue linked with the absence of Australian-controlled shipping supposedly serving our…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Australia needs Australian flag shipping

THIS issue is no novelty for any readers or for myself. The question has been asked of me why this…
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THE SHIPPING LIFE: Strains of a life at sea

THERE are so many aspects of this form of existence in the latter parts of the 1900s. Crew didn’t have…
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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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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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