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Daily Examiner
Three winched to safety as boat capsizes off North CoastSaver Rescue Helicopter has revealed. The helicopter was tasked to locate an e
Three winched to safety as boat capsizes off North Coast
Daily Examiner / Posted 18 hours ago
Saver Rescue Helicopter has revealed. The helicopter was tasked to locate an emergency locator beacon that was detected by Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) activated south of Evans Head. The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter located... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Three winched to safety as boat capsizes off North CoastSaver Rescue Helicopter has revealed. The helicopter was tasked to locate an e
Three winched to safety as boat capsizes off North Coast
The Daily Mercury / Posted 19 hours ago
Saver Rescue Helicopter has revealed. The helicopter was tasked to locate an emergency locator beacon that was detected by Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) activated south of Evans Head. The Westpac Life Saver Rescue Helicopter located... Read more
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News.com.au
Trio rescued off NSW north coastthree kilometres out to sea off Evans Head when their vessel began taking on wa
Trio rescued off NSW north coast
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
three kilometres out to sea off Evans Head when their vessel began taking on water early Sunday morning, according to the Australian Maritime Safety Authority. They activated a distress beacon and were picked up by a rescue helicopter crew about... Read more
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News.com.au
Feds urged to intervene in NT oil spillsupported it, as made under the Darwin Port Corporation Oil Spill Contingency P
Feds urged to intervene in NT oil spill
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
supported it, as made under the Darwin Port Corporation Oil Spill Contingency Plan. He also said the EPA had consulted the Australian Maritime Safety Authority. The EPA was not responsible for cleaning up spills, and it had received no reports of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Rio Tinto paid for $40m coal before ship owner 'vanished'Fujian - to ship the coal. There is increasing speculation about the financial
Rio Tinto paid for $40m coal before ship owner 'vanished'
The Daily Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Fujian - to ship the coal. There is increasing speculation about the financial circumstances of the Chinese importer, with Australian Maritime Safety Authority and its Hong Kong equivalent, Hong Kong Ship Owners Association, unable to pressure the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong shipping group calls for aid to crew on arrested coal shipsupplies diminishing and salaries going unpaid. The HKSOA said in a statement
Hong Kong shipping group calls for aid to crew on arrested coal ship
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
supplies diminishing and salaries going unpaid. The HKSOA said in a statement that the ship was under detention by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), off the port of Gladstone, for breaches of the Maritime Labour Convention... Read more
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The North West Star
Owner of coal ship stranded off Gladstone coast pays for supplies to get vessel homethe coast of Gladstone have paid for supplies to get the ship home, however the
Owner of coal ship stranded off Gladstone coast pays for supplies to get vessel home
The North West Star / Posted 12 days ago
the coast of Gladstone have paid for supplies to get the ship home, however the crew's wage issue is still up in the air, Australian Maritime Safety Authority say. The 93,000 tonne Five Stars Fujian ship and its 20 Chinese national crew members... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Owner of coal ship stranded off Gladstone coast pays for supplies to get vessel homethe coast of Gladstone have paid for supplies to get the ship home, however the
Owner of coal ship stranded off Gladstone coast pays for supplies to get vessel home
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
the coast of Gladstone have paid for supplies to get the ship home, however the crew's wage issue is still up in the air, Australian Maritime Safety Authority say. The 93,000 tonne Five Stars Fujian ship and its 20 Chinese national crew members... Read more
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Perth Now
Stranded Chinese crew given more suppliescarrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coas
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
carrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coast of Gladstone, was being detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority due to breaches of the Maritime Labour Convention relating to lack of food supplies and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Stranded Chinese crew given more suppliescarrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coas
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
carrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coast of Gladstone, was being detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority due to breaches of the Maritime Labour Convention relating to lack of food supplies and... Read more
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Herald Sun
Stranded Chinese crew given more suppliescarrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coas
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies
Herald Sun / Posted 13 days ago
carrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coast of Gladstone, was being detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority due to breaches of the Maritime Labour Convention relating to lack of food supplies and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Stranded Chinese crew given more suppliescarrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coas
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies
Weekly Times / Posted 13 days ago
carrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coast of Gladstone, was being detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority due to breaches of the Maritime Labour Convention relating to lack of food supplies and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Stranded Chinese crew given more suppliescarrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coas
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
carrier Five Stars Fujian, loaded with millions of dollars of coal off the coast of Gladstone, was being detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority due to breaches of the Maritime Labour Convention relating to lack of food supplies and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hungry crew remains 'left for dead' on ship off GladstoneHungry and stranded, 20 Chinese crew members remain off the Queensland coast af
Hungry crew remains 'left for dead' on ship off Gladstone
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
Hungry and stranded, 20 Chinese crew members remain off the Queensland coast after their coal ship was detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority last Friday. The vessel, Five Stars Fujian, was initially arrested by the Federal Court in... Read more
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News.com.au
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies"vanished". Ports Minister Mark Bailey says the agencies have worked together
Stranded Chinese crew given more supplies
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
"vanished". Ports Minister Mark Bailey says the agencies have worked together to provide food supplies on Monday and the Australian Maritime Safety Authority is set to transport more supplies to the crew, who are in a dispute with the owners over... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
'No end in sight': Stranded crew won't leave until wages paidof Gladstone to re-fuel it, pay crew members their wages and ensure they have t
'No end in sight': Stranded crew won't leave until wages paid
The Daily Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
of Gladstone to re-fuel it, pay crew members their wages and ensure they have the food needed for the voyage to Hong Kong. Australian Maritime Safety Authority said the Five Stars Fujian, estimated to be carrying $40 million worth of coal loaded at... Read more
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The North West Star
Hungry crew remains 'left for dead' on coal ship off Gladstoneand stranded, 20 Chinese crew members remain off the Queensland coast after the
Hungry crew remains 'left for dead' on coal ship off Gladstone
The North West Star / Posted 13 days ago
and stranded, 20 Chinese crew members remain off the Queensland coast after their coal ship was detained by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority last Friday. The vessel, Five Stars Fujian, was initially arrested by the Federal Court... Read more
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Queensland Times
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide em
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner
Queensland Times / Posted 13 days ago
| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide emergency rations He said he was not aware Australian Maritime Safety Authority had advised ITF against delivering long-term supplies, saying he was focused on "the... Read more
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News Mail
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide em
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner
News Mail / Posted 13 days ago
| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide emergency rations He said he was not aware Australian Maritime Safety Authority had advised ITF against delivering long-term supplies, saying he was focused on "the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide em
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide emergency rations He said he was not aware Australian Maritime Safety Authority had advised ITF against delivering long-term supplies, saying he was focused on "the... Read more
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Northern Star
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide em
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide emergency rations He said he was not aware Australian Maritime Safety Authority had advised ITF against delivering long-term supplies, saying he was focused on "the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide em
'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong targets stranded ship owner
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide emergency rations He said he was not aware Australian Maritime Safety Authority had advised ITF against delivering long-term supplies, saying he was focused on "the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Emergency supplies rushed to ship off Queenslandbeen paid their two dollar an hour wages in more than two months, were supplied
Emergency supplies rushed to ship off Queensland
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
been paid their two dollar an hour wages in more than two months, were supplied with three days worth of food by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority last Friday. Their desperate plight was only uncovered last Wednesday when the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
BREAKING: 'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong moves on owner of stranded ship| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide em
BREAKING: 'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong moves on owner of stranded ship
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
| Mission to Seafarer Chaplain Russell Cunningham tells of effort to provide emergency rations He said he was not aware Australian Maritime Safety Authority had advised ITWF against delivering long-term supplies, saying he was focused on "the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
BREAKING: 'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong moves on owner of stranded shipSeafarers committed $5000-$10,000 for long-term supplies to sustain the crew fo
BREAKING: 'Intervene quickly': Hong Kong moves on owner of stranded ship
The Daily Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
Seafarers committed $5000-$10,000 for long-term supplies to sustain the crew for the 16-day voyage to Hong Kong. But the Australian Maritime Safety Authority has advised against delivering long-term supplies to the ship, International Transport... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Emergency supplies rushed to ship off Qldbeen paid their two-dollar-an-hour wages in more than two months, were supplied
Emergency supplies rushed to ship off Qld
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
been paid their two-dollar-an-hour wages in more than two months, were supplied with three days' worth of food by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority last Friday. Their desperate plight was only uncovered last Wednesday when the AMSA... Read more
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News.com.au
Emergency supplies rushed to ship off Qldbeen paid their two dollar an hour wages in more than two months, were supplied
Emergency supplies rushed to ship off Qld
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
been paid their two dollar an hour wages in more than two months, were supplied with three days worth of food by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority last Friday. Their desperate plight was only uncovered last Wednesday when the AMSA... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Emergency supplies for stranded crewbeen paid their two dollar an hour wages in more than two months, were supplied
Emergency supplies for stranded crew
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
been paid their two dollar an hour wages in more than two months, were supplied with three days worth of food by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority last Friday. Their desperate plight was only uncovered last Wednesday when the AMSA... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
The Daily Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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Queensland Times
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
Queensland Times / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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News Mail
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
News Mail / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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Daily Examiner
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
Daily Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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Northern Star
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coastof Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Co
No food, no wages: Crew stranded off Queensland coast
Northern Star / Posted 16 days ago
of Gladstone since July 19. The Fujian was arrested by order of the Federal Court in July but freed on Wednesday. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority then detained the ship after inspectors found there was not enough food for its next... Read more
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News.com.au
Dead scuba diver was Fisheries bossto surface. Ten water police and Volunteer Marine Rescue vessels have been dep
Dead scuba diver was Fisheries boss
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
to surface. Ten water police and Volunteer Marine Rescue vessels have been deployed, along with aerial vehicles from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority and Surf Life Saving Queensland. No further information was available at this... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Air-and-sea search for missing diverto surface. Ten water police and Volunteer Marine Rescue vessels have been dep
Air-and-sea search for missing diver
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
to surface. Ten water police and Volunteer Marine Rescue vessels have been deployed, along with aerial vehicles from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority and Surf Life Saving Queensland. No further information was available at this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Stranded kayaker rescued after crocodile attackthen stranded there by a combination of bad weather and tidal problems. "He wa
Stranded kayaker rescued after crocodile attack
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
then stranded there by a combination of bad weather and tidal problems. "He was very fortunate," a spokeswoman from the Australian Maritime Safety Authority, which co-ordinated the rescue, told AFP. "It didn't pierce the kayak. He said he was... Read more
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Queensland Times
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
Queensland Times / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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News Mail
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
News Mail / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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Daily Examiner
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
Daily Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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Northern Star
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
Northern Star / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
The Daily Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attackwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard talks kayaker rescue after croc attack
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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Queensland Times
UPDATE: Coast Guard tells of rescue after kayaker's vessel attacked by crocwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard tells of rescue after kayaker's vessel attacked by croc
Queensland Times / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
UPDATE: Coast Guard tells of rescue after kayaker's vessel attacked by crocwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard tells of rescue after kayaker's vessel attacked by croc
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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News Mail
UPDATE: Coast Guard tells of rescue after kayaker's vessel attacked by crocwas attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and
UPDATE: Coast Guard tells of rescue after kayaker's vessel attacked by croc
News Mail / Posted 22 days ago
was attacked by a crocodile. "On Saturday morning, the local Police Search and Rescue co-ordinator was advised by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority that an unregistered distress beacon had been activated in the vicinity of Shoalwater... Read more
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News Mail
Croc sinks teeth into kayak and strands man for four daysabout 111km north of Rockhampton. The man, whose identity is currently unknown
Croc sinks teeth into kayak and strands man for four days
News Mail / Posted 22 days ago
about 111km north of Rockhampton. The man, whose identity is currently unknown, was rescued yesterday morning after the Australian Maritime Safety Authority Search Rescue detected his distress beacon about 7am. An AMSA spokeswoman said the man... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Croc sinks teeth into kayak and strands man for four daysabout 111km north of Rockhampton. The man, whose identity is currently unknown
Croc sinks teeth into kayak and strands man for four days
Daily Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
about 111km north of Rockhampton. The man, whose identity is currently unknown, was rescued yesterday morning after the Australian Maritime Safety Authority Search Rescue detected his distress beacon about 7am. An AMSA spokeswoman said the man... Read more
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