Great Barrier Reef cruise ship ‘close call’ coupled with expected 250pc rise in traffic sparks concerns

Great Barrier Reef cruise ship ‘close call’ coupled with expected 250pc rise in traffic sparks concerns

Updated March 21, 2018 10:57:25 Projections of a 250 per cent increase in shipping on the Great Barrier Reef over the next 20 years, coupled with a recent navigational infringement by a cruise ship, has prompted calls for a review of the marine park’s maritime management. On March 8, the …

Foul play concerns after man reported missing from live cattle ship

Foul play concerns after man reported missing from live cattle ship

Updated March 21, 2018 14:57:12 Photo: The MV Galloway Express remains docked at the Port of Townsville while investigations continue. (ABC North Queensland: Tom Edwards) A man has gone missing at sea on board a live cattle export ship en route to Townsville in north Queensland, triggering an investigation into …