Plans to relaunch a South Australian ferry service hit a snag with the vessel — the Aurora V — caught up in political turmoil in South America.
A search for submerged shipping containers in the North Sea leads maritime historians to the find of a century — a 1540 shipwreck that holds clues about the transition from medieval boats to the Dutch golden age.
Port of Newcastle dredger David Allen, with its unique hull that splits in two, is the latest technology that has kept kilometres of channels clear for shipping across 160 years.
Imagine this: one day, for no apparent reason, phones start washing up on a remote shore. Weirder still — they are all Garfield phones and they keep coming.
The last of the famous 'Iron' ships left Australia for the final time yesterday as the irreparably damaged Iron Chieftain began a 100-day journey being towed to Turkey to be turned into scrap metal.
The culture within Tasmania's state-owned ports operator is called into question amid an exodus of managers, staff being "stressed beyond belief" and safety concerns.
It started with tourists travelling to the Kimberley to find their dream cruise cancelled and now a liquidator's report says $3 million owed to customers, employees and other businesses will not be repaid.
Hundreds of passengers reach the safety of dry land after an uneasy night being tossed about on a cruise ship stranded off the coast of Norway, waiting for their turn to be rescued from the stricken vessel.
Dozens of holidaymakers are being airlifted from a stricken cruise ship which is in danger of being smashed against rocks off the coast of Norway.
Every dolphin calf born in Adelaide's Port River this summer breeding season has died, sparking concerns that the whole population could disappear.