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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, 5 September 2009

Ocean Grove scuttling of HMAS Canberra to be a real blast

Alex Oates from the Geelong Advertiser reports on the scuttling of the ex HMAS Canberra FFG-02 sheduled for next weekend.   More about: Geelong Advertiser, 5 September 2009 - Ocean Grove scuttling of HMAS Canberra to be a real blast


Geelong Advertiser, 27 August 2009

Date set for ship sinking

Alex Oates from the Geelong Advertiser reports that locals will have an opportunity to witness the scuttling of the HMAS Canberra.   More about: Geelong Advertiser, 27 August 2009 - Date set for ship sinking


Tourism Victoria, 26 August 2009

HMAS Canberra takes the plunge in the Bellarine Peninsula

Tourism Victoria reports that the HMAS Canberra is to be scuttled in September 2009.   More about: Tourism Victoria, 26 August 2009 - HMAS Canberra takes the plunge in the Bellarine Peninsula


The Age, Monday, 24 August 2009

New start for HMAS Canberra as shipwreck

Lorna Edwards from The Age reports on plan to scuttle former navy vessel HMAS Canberra as dive wreck.   More about: The Age, Monday, 24 August 2009 - New start for HMAS Canberra as shipwreck


Geelong Otway Tourism, 9 August 2009

Great Ocean Road To Eclipse Great Barrier Reef For Diving After Sinking Of Warship

The Great Ocean Road is to eclipse the Great Barrier Reef for diving once the sinking of the de-commissioned Australian warship - the HMAS Canberra - takes place in order to form an artificial reef, according to local dive operator.   More about: Geelong Otway Tourism, 9 August 2009 - Great Ocean Road To Eclipse Great Barrier Reef For Diving After Sinking Of Warship


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