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Marine Safety Tasmania Strategic Plan

Marine Safety Tasmania’s Strategic Plan for 2009/2010 makes provision for dredging work to improve access and safety across the St Helens Barway into Georges Bay: “In the 2008 State Budget the Government announced a $2.4 million dollar funding package to

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Barway Options Report Published

Marine Safety Tasmania has published a report titled “St Helens Barway Review & Update of Options“. Coastal Engineering Solutions Pty Ltd (CES) was engaged by MAST to undertake a review of previous studies of The Barway at St Helens. The

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Sea Guardian to be replaced

Posted on ABC News on Friday 4 May 2007 Coast guard safety concerns because of ageing boat The St Helens Marine Rescue says it will not be able to attend distress calls in larger seas in the near future because

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Community helps secure new boat

Posted on ABC News Monday 3 October 2005 The St Helens Marine Rescue Association, formerly the coastal patrol, has a new asset to help save lives. The $90,000 boat, the Break O’Day, took to the water for the first time

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Yacht Blue Print Recovered at Cod Bay

During April 2004 the yacht “Blue Print” was recovered from Cod Bay after running aground in stormy weather. Blue Print had contact with St Helens Marine Rescue radio listening watch in the evening, reporting they were heading north and had

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