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ex HMAS Canberra makes the headlines

As one of the most anticipated wreck diving locations in Australia, items about the ex HMAS Canberra often appears in the media. Browse these articles and read our newsletters (see sidebar) to read what everyone's talking about.

16 items

Herald Sun, Wednesday 9 May 2007, Page 19

My Say - Great idea appears stranded

The Herald Sun published Lloyd Borrett's leter to the editor as a My Say item on Wednesday 9 May 2007.   More about: Herald Sun, Wednesday 9 May 2007, Page 19 - My Say - Great idea appears stranded


The Bellarine Peninsula Independent, Friday 20 April 2007, Page 1

Delay strikes divers

Andrew Mathieson writes about how the ex HMAS Canberra will languish in Western Australia for months.   More about: The Bellarine Peninsula Independent, Friday 20 April 2007, Page 1 - Delay strikes divers


The Independent, Friday 16 March 2007, Page 3, Bellarine Edition

Red tape ties up ship for peninsula dive site

Andrew Mathieson writes about how the Victorian Government is holding up obtaining the ex HMAS Canberra as a wreck dive site.   More about: The Independent, Friday 16 March 2007, Page 3, Bellarine Edition - Red tape ties up ship for peninsula dive site


ninemsn Travel - Monday, 23 October 2006

New dive site for Victoria

ninemsn reports on the ex HMAS Canberra as a new dive site for Victoria.   More about: ninemsn Travel - Monday, 23 October 2006 - New dive site for Victoria


Minister for Tourism - Thursday, 19 October 2006

Victoria Gets That Sinking Feeling, Selected For Exciting New Dive Site

Media Release from John Pandazopoulos, Minister for Tourism, announcing Victoria has won an interstate bid to secure the former ex-HMAS Canberra, as a new artificial dive attraction.   More about: Minister for Tourism - Thursday, 19 October 2006 - Victoria Gets That Sinking Feeling, Selected For Exciting New Dive Site


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