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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ABC Open Pic of the WeekSparks fly as a boilermaker going about their job at Port Hedland in Western Au
ABC Open Pic of the Week
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Sparks fly as a boilermaker going about their job at Port Hedland in Western Australia. (ABC Open contributor snapsmash) Photo: Jumping for the photographers as the sun sets over Port Phillip Bay in Victoria. (ABC Open contributor Annett... Read more
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Herald Sun
Balloon rescuers praised by policethe balloon rescue. NIGEL Abbott’s quick thinking saved nine stricken hot-air
Balloon rescuers praised by police
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the balloon rescue. NIGEL Abbott’s quick thinking saved nine stricken hot-air balloonists when they came into trouble over Port Phillip Bay last weekend. The Mordialloc sailor was out on Ricketts Point, Beaumaris on Saturday morning. He was with... Read more
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Daily Record
Dramatic rescue as passengers on hot air balloon are saved by boat at seaNINE people on board a stricken hot air balloon were rescued by a passing motor
Dramatic rescue as passengers on hot air balloon are saved by boat at sea
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
NINE people on board a stricken hot air balloon were rescued by a passing motor boat on Port Phillip Bay in the state of Victoria, Australia on Saturday. The boat made its way to the balloon and the pilot was able to off load the passengers, one at... Read more
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ABC News
9 Hot Air Balloon Passengers Rescued at SeaPassengers were forced to abandon their hot air balloon when uncooperative wind
9 Hot Air Balloon Passengers Rescued at Sea
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
Passengers were forced to abandon their hot air balloon when uncooperative wind conditions pulled it off course and over Port Phillip Bay in Melbourne, Australia. The standard operating procedures in the event of a balloon going over water is to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Balloon passengers in dramatic boat rescue in Australiabut had been unable to land at its intended destination. Reports said a gust o
Balloon passengers in dramatic boat rescue in Australia
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
but had been unable to land at its intended destination. Reports said a gust of wind had pushed it out over the water at Port Phillip bay. The chief executive of the ballooning firm said it was only the second time in two decades that such an... Read more
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The Age
Pew! Rubbish-dump time bombssites across Melbourne was vital. "Without careful management and prevention w
Pew! Rubbish-dump time bombs
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
sites across Melbourne was vital. "Without careful management and prevention we risk contaminated water leaching into Port Phillip Bay," she said. The council has set aside $2 million in its next budget for rehabilitation works at the former... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Deflating hot air balloon drifts out to seaNine passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered closer to the
Deflating hot air balloon drifts out to sea
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Nine passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered closer to the water in Port Phillip Bay. Picture: Coast Guard Melbourne/Twitter TROUBLE has struck a hot air balloon ride in Melbourne early this morning after the balloon ran low on... Read more
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Perth Now
Deflating hot air balloon drifts out to seaNine passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered closer to the
Deflating hot air balloon drifts out to sea
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Nine passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered closer to the water in Port Phillip Bay. Picture: Coast Guard Melbourne/Twitter TROUBLE has struck a hot air balloon ride in Melbourne early this morning after the balloon ran low on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Nine rescued from hot air balloonIt was an amazing rescue over Port Phillip Bay on Saturday... A hot air balloon
Nine rescued from hot air balloon
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
It was an amazing rescue over Port Phillip Bay on Saturday... A hot air balloon with ten people on board was trying to land when the winds changed and forced it out over the bay. Luckily a boat spotted the distressed balloon and came to its rescue.... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Vic hot air balloon passengers rescuedNine people have jumped from a hot air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue
Vic hot air balloon passengers rescued
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
Nine people have jumped from a hot air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue operation on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon off course, boats were positioned under it so people could lighten the load and keep the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescuedRiders have jumped from a hot-air balloon in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's P
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescued
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
Riders have jumped from a hot-air balloon in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. Nine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dramatic rescue as hot air balloon drifts off to seaPassengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered close to the water
Dramatic rescue as hot air balloon drifts off to sea
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered close to the water in Port Phillip Bay, off Melbourne. Picture: Coast Guard Melbourne/Twitter Trouble has struck a hot air balloon ride in Melbourne, Australia, early this morning after... Read more
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The Courier
Hot air balloon drama: Nine passengers freed in Port Phillip Bay rescue20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Nine passengers aboard a
Hot air balloon drama: Nine passengers freed in Port Phillip Bay rescue
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Nine passengers aboard a hot air balloon that nearly ditched in Port Phillip Bay have been pulled to safety in a dramatic rescue. The balloon was hovering about 40m above the water during... Read more
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Herald Sun
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescuedNine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescued
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Nine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon off course, boats moved under it so people could lighten the load and keep the balloon in the air... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Passengers jump from stricken hot air balloon over Port Phillip BayHot air balloon passengers jump from stricken craft over Port Phillip Bay Nine
Passengers jump from stricken hot air balloon over Port Phillip Bay
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Hot air balloon passengers jump from stricken craft over Port Phillip Bay Nine passengers have jumped from a hot air balloon hovering over Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay onto a police boat below following fears the balloon, which was low on fuel,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hot air balloon drama: Nine passengers freed in Port Phillip Bay rescue20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Nine passengers aboard a
Hot air balloon drama: Nine passengers freed in Port Phillip Bay rescue
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Nine passengers aboard a hot air balloon that nearly ditched in Port Phillip Bay have been pulled to safety in a dramatic rescue. The balloon was hovering about 40m above the water during... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescuedNine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescued
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Nine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon off course, boats moved under it so people could lighten the load and keep the balloon in the air... Read more
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The Courier
Hot air balloon drama: Ten people free after Port Phillip Bay rescuehovering 20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Ten people aboar
Hot air balloon drama: Ten people free after Port Phillip Bay rescue
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
hovering 20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Ten people aboard a hot air balloon that nearly ditched in Port Phillip Bay have been pulled to safety in a dramatic rescue. The balloon was hovering about 20m above the water during... Read more
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Perth Now
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescuedNine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescued
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
Nine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon off course, boats moved under it so people could lighten the load and keep the balloon in the air... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescuedNine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescued
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
Nine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon off course, boats moved under it so people could lighten the load and keep the balloon in the air... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescuedNine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue
Vic hot-air balloon passengers rescued
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Nine people have jumped from a hot-air balloon on to boats in a dramatic rescue on Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay. When strong winds pushed the balloon off course, boats moved under it so people could lighten the load and keep the balloon in the air... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hot air balloon in bay emergencyHot air balloon drifts out into Port Phillip Bay in emergency landing A HOT ai
Hot air balloon in bay emergency
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Hot air balloon drifts out into Port Phillip Bay in emergency landing A HOT air balloon has drifted out to sea off Beaumaris in Melbourne’s southeast in an early-morning joy flight drama this morning. All the passengers have now been safely... Read more
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The Border Mail
Hot air balloon drama: Ten people free after Port Phillip Bay rescuehovering 20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Ten people aboar
Hot air balloon drama: Ten people free after Port Phillip Bay rescue
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
hovering 20m above water off a beach near Black Rock. Update: Ten people aboard a hot air balloon that nearly ditched in Port Phillip Bay have been pulled to safety in a dramatic rescue. The balloon was hovering about 20m above the water during... Read more
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News.com.au
Panic as deflating hot air balloon drifts offshoreNine passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered closer to the
Panic as deflating hot air balloon drifts offshore
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Nine passengers were pulled from the balloon basket as it hovered closer to the water in Port Phillip Bay. Picture: Coast Guard Melbourne/Twitter TROUBLE has struck a hot air balloon ride in Melbourne early this morning after the balloon ran low on... Read more
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The Courier
Hot air balloon with 10 passengers hovering above water near Aspendale20m above water off a beach near Aspendale. Update: Most of the people aboard
Hot air balloon with 10 passengers hovering above water near Aspendale
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
20m above water off a beach near Aspendale. Update: Most of the people aboard a hot air balloon that nearly ditched in Port Phillip Bay have been pulled to safety in a dramatic rescue. It is believed there were ten people on board the balloon.... Read more
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Perth Now
Hot air balloon in bay emergencyHot air balloon drifts out into Port Phillip Bay in emergency landing A HOT ai
Hot air balloon in bay emergency
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
Hot air balloon drifts out into Port Phillip Bay in emergency landing A HOT air balloon has drifted out to sea off Beaumaris in Melbourne’s southeast in an early-morning joy flight drama this morning. All the passengers have now been safely... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Hot air balloon in bay emergencyHot air balloon drifts out into Port Phillip Bay in emergency landing A HOT ai
Hot air balloon in bay emergency
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
Hot air balloon drifts out into Port Phillip Bay in emergency landing A HOT air balloon has drifted out to sea off Beaumaris in Melbourne’s southeast in an early-morning joy flight drama this morning. All the passengers have now been safely... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hot air balloon low on fuel, may ditch in Port Phillip Bay: authoritiesHot air balloon low on fuel, may ditch in Port Phillip Bay, authorities say A
Hot air balloon low on fuel, may ditch in Port Phillip Bay: authorities
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Hot air balloon low on fuel, may ditch in Port Phillip Bay, authorities say A hot air balloon is at risk of ditching into Melbourne's Port Phillip Bay, authorities say, after another balloon crashed into a suburban street nearby. The balloon is... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
A pleasant place to visit as long as it's not rainingand out again. Thence, by the miracles of posh womanhood, we apparently found
A pleasant place to visit as long as it's not raining
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
and out again. Thence, by the miracles of posh womanhood, we apparently found ourselves west and southish on Port Phillip Bay via Geelong and other more anonymous and better-managed places. Our fortuitous destination was a coastal... Read more
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Weekly Times
Anglers not restricted by weathersquid. In the sheltered water between Pt Danger and Pivot, King George whiting
Anglers not restricted by weather
Weekly Times / Posted 13 days ago
squid. In the sheltered water between Pt Danger and Pivot, King George whiting, salmon and flathead were available. In Port Phillip bay, the Maribyrnong River is fishing well for bream. Weather permitting, whiting are on the bite off Clifton... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sun rises on Melbourne's first commuter ferrythe mouth of the Yarra River, cutting down journey times. The ferry can travel
Sun rises on Melbourne's first commuter ferry
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
the mouth of the Yarra River, cutting down journey times. The ferry can travel about 27 to 28 knots (50-52km/h) through Port Phillip Bay, but is restricted to 10 knots and 5 knots when it hits the Yarra. "We're confident with talking to the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Take a short break awayDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Take a short break away
Kiama Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. MAKE IT HAPPEN Doubles $116 a night. See tfehotels.com. THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD... Read more
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Weekly Times
Murray cod being taken on cheesepipi and squid baits near Pt Danger. T he Lee Breakwater is producing salmon,
Murray cod being taken on cheese
Weekly Times / Posted 20 days ago
pipi and squid baits near Pt Danger. T he Lee Breakwater is producing salmon, barracouta, pinkies, whiting and squid. In Port Phillip bay, whiting is the main catch off St Leonards and Swan Bay. Squid are about along the Bellarine Peninsula and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Bold movesshop has become a place to educate people about how to cook and eat them.” Giv
Bold moves
Weekly Times / Posted 21 days ago
shop has become a place to educate people about how to cook and eat them.” Given the Bold family has run a mussel farm in Port Phillip Bay for more than 30 years, Tracy knows more than most about molluscs. Most recently Tracy and her husband,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Niche Gippsland fishery faces uncertain futureonly a small fishery, its significance is growing. The growth comes as the Vic
Niche Gippsland fishery faces uncertain future
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
only a small fishery, its significance is growing. The growth comes as the Victorian Government phases out net fishing in Port Phillip Bay, limiting the catch of inlet species. I'm a third generation fisherman. Generally speaking the fishermen... Read more
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Weekly Times
Editor’s Letter: May 2016the next generation learn the art of animal handling. Then there’s Tracy and P
Editor’s Letter: May 2016
Weekly Times / Posted 25 days ago
the next generation learn the art of animal handling. Then there’s Tracy and Peter Bold who have been farming mussels in Port Phillip Bay for 30 years. They have faced everything from algae blooms to starfish invasions, yet each time they bounce... Read more
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The Courier
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Daythe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-wes
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Day
The Courier / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. Surfing conditions are expected to be ideal for big wave chasers on Wednesday. Six to eight-foot swells... Read more
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The Border Mail
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Daythe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-wes
More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Day
The Border Mail / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. Surfing conditions are expected to be ideal for big wave chasers on Wednesday. Six to eight-foot swells... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne weather: More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Daythe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-wes
Melbourne weather: More wild, windy conditions on the way for Mother's Day
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south-west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. Emergency Management Commissioner Craig Lapsley​ said: "I think the key message is that we're moving into... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Daily Liberal / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The Young Witness
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Young Witness / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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Western Advocate
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
Western Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The North West Star
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day breakDi Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a strol
Best places in Australia for a weekend away: Eight places for a two day break
The North West Star / Posted 26 days ago
Di Stasio, The George and Lau's Family Kitchen. Cross the road and take a stroll around Albert Park Lake, or head down to Port Phillip Bay for a swim. 5.THE PLACE The Loch, Berrima, NSW GOOD FOR … A country escape, food and wine, nature,... Read more
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Weekly Times
Broadbills, huge tuna taking baitsthe Lee Breakwater and Portland Harbour have whiting, snapper, calamari squid,
Broadbills, huge tuna taking baits
Weekly Times / Posted 27 days ago
the Lee Breakwater and Portland Harbour have whiting, snapper, calamari squid, bream, barracouta and silver trevally. In Port Phillip bay, Alex Greer reports whiting in good numbers off St Leonards, Swan Bay, Mud Island and Corio Bay. Snapper to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Border Mail / Posted 27 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The Courier
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Courier / Posted 27 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A 43-foot yacht, named "Licensed to Chill", washed up at Mornington in front of the beach boxes after... Read more
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The Age
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria batteredthe water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south wes
Wild winds leave thousands without power, houses damaged and Victoria battered
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
the water, massive waves of nearly seven metres were recorded off the south west coast, and rough conditions hit Port Phillip Bay. A yacht is washed ashore as large waves hit the Mornington pier during a storm. Photo: Joe Armao A... Read more
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Perth Now
113km/h gales, dust storm, -14.7C in Alpstopping seven metres are also predicted along the south western Victorian coast
113km/h gales, dust storm, -14.7C in Alps
Perth Now / Posted 27 days ago
topping seven metres are also predicted along the south western Victorian coast. Waves as high as 2m are forecast for Port Phillip Bay. The Dandenongs and Mornington Peninsula are tipped to be the hardest hit regions by the severe... Read more
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