12 metre cruiser catches fire off Ballina coastline

Story Published: 14 Dec 2015

A 12 metre cruiser has been towed to Ballina by Marine Rescue NSW after an engine fire this morning.

Boat, Editors Picks, Emergency Services, Fire

REEF CAT DISASTER: Search for 'maritime hazard' catamaran

Story Published: 12 May 2016

Agnes locals work around the clock to comfort distraught tourists caught up in the reef cat disaster.

Boat, Burning Boat, Editors Picks, Fishing, Gladstone, Gladstone Region

Across France by le boat

Story Published: 7 Nov 2015

A WORK colleague told me a few years ago about a holiday he experienced in southern France. It took me three years to get...

Boat, France, Travel, Weekend Magazine

SEA DISASTER: Passengers jumped from burning boat

Story Published: 12 May 2016

JUST before 4pm, a commercial passenger vessel carrying 46 people, including crew, caught fire.

Boat, Lady Musgrave, Sinking, Spirit 1770

Bowen fisherman dies, two in hospital after boat capsizes

Story Published: 25 May 2016

UPDATE: One person has died following the capsize of a boat near Bowen.

Boat, Bowen, Editors Picks, Mackay, Racq Cq Rescue, Whitsundays

Boatie named a hero after saving man burnt by explosion

Story Published: 9 Apr 2015

THE quick actions of a boat operator to rescue an injured man after an explosion on his boat have been praised by emergency...

Boat, Editors Picks, Fire, Police, Whitsundays

Dad's boat stolen just 13 mins after falling from car

Story Published: 31 Oct 2015

IT ONLY took thieves 13 minutes to steal David Springer’s boat and trailer he left on Booral Rd, after it ripped off the...

Boat, Editors Picks, Fishing, River Heads, Thieves, Urangan

WATCH: Salvaged 41-foot cruiser is towed out to sea

Story Published: 12 Aug 2015

A crowd of people have gathered to watch the operation, which is also expected to include two Volunteer Marine Rescue...

Boat, Editors Picks, Hervey Bay, Torquay Beach

Man jumps from burning boat on Gold Coast

Story Published: 3 Sep 2015

A MAN has been taken to hospital with burns to his hands after a fire broke out on a boat at the Gold Coast.

Boat, Editors Picks, Fire, Gold Coast

Aussies rescued from burning NZ tour boat

Story Published: 19 Jan 2016

Terrified passengers on a tour boat leaped from the upper deck of the blazing vessel into the choppy ocean off New Zealand...

Boat, Editors Picks, Fire, New Zealand, Rescue

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