Koala climbs aboard the MV Portland as ship remains in union standoff

Koala climbs aboard the MV Portland as ship remains in union standoff

In the absence of a handy tree on Portland's lee breakwater in far south-west Victoria, one of the town's legion of wandering koalas found a precarious and altogether symbolic spot for a rest – the mooring line of …
Dec 7, 2015 /  Curious
Australian ship’s final voyage blocked by angry crew

Australian ship’s final voyage blocked by angry crew

Crew have halted the final voyage of an Alcoa-owned alumina bulker to Singapore by refusing to sail the ship, which is to be sold and replaced with a foreign-flagged vessel with an international crew, reports …
Nov 18, 2015 /  Vessels