Politics & Governance

By dindemic // October 20 2017 // 0 comment
The Port of Brisbane is about to play host to the longest container ship to ever visit Queensland.Main Roads Road Safety and Ports Minister, Mark Baily said the arrival today of the 347metre Susan Maersk was clear demonstration of the port’s capabilities in handling an increasing number of large vessels operating in the region.“The visit of the Susan Maersk is only made possible thanks to extensive studies that have taken place over the last two years, to optimise the port’s channels to accommodate this class of vessel,” Mr Bailey said.“The vessel’

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By dindemic // October 20 2017 // 0 comment
Police have found the fishing boat "Dianne" that overturned in Bustard Bay off the central Queensland coast on Monday night, and they will start recovery operations this morning.The family and friends of the six missing men of the "Dianne" remain in our thoughts and prayers.Despite rough seas, State Disaster Coordintator Peter Martin told me on Thursday "we will find the Dianne".I want to pay tribute to all officers involved the search, and to those who will now work in the recovery. 

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By dindemic // October 20 2017 // 0 comment

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