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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.

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Geelong Advertiser, 1 October 2009

No sinking feeling yet

Alex Oates reports for the Geelong Advertiser that the scuttling of HMAS Canberra remains in limbo more than three weeks after the event was postponed.   More about: Geelong Advertiser, 1 October 2009 - No sinking feeling yet


Geelong Advertiser, 23 September 2009

Weekend HMAS Canberra sinking plans postponed

Peter Begg from the Geelong Advertiser reports the former HMAS Canberra will not be sunk this weekend, due to a forecast of wind and rain on grand final weekend.   More about: Geelong Advertiser, 23 September 2009 - Weekend HMAS Canberra sinking plans postponed


The Age, 21 September 2009

A new life in the deep

Lorna Edwards from The Age reports HMAS Canberra II will find a fresh role as a marine reef when it is scuttled in Bass Strait.   More about: The Age, 21 September 2009 - A new life in the deep


Victorian Notice to Mariners, 17 Septeber 2009

Installation of Buoys Pre Scuttling, HMAS Canberra

Victorian Notice to Mariners from the Department of Transport, Marine Safety Victoria about the Installation of Buoys Pre Scuttling, HMAS Canberra   More about: Victorian Notice to Mariners, 17 Septeber 2009 - Installation of Buoys Pre Scuttling, HMAS Canberra


Geelong Advertiser, 10 September 2009

Plan to scuttle HMAS Canberra off Ocean Grove put on hold

Tony Prytz from the Geelong Advertiser reports Saturday's planned sinking of HMAS Canberra off Ocean Grove has been postponed.   More about: Geelong Advertiser, 10 September 2009 - Plan to scuttle HMAS Canberra off Ocean Grove put on hold


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