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SS Kwinana
SS KWINANA was an Australian ocean-going cargo and passenger steamship . She was built in England in 1892 as the cargo ship SS DARIUS. In 1912 she changed owners, was refitted as a cargo and passenger ship and renamed Kwinana. She was damaged in 1920–21 by a fire in her cargo, and wrecked in 1922 when she drifted ashore about 15 miles (24 km) south of Fremantle , Western Australia
Australia
. The site of her wreck is now called Kwinana Beach , and her remains are automatically protected by Australian Federal Law
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Wyndham, Western Australia
WYNDHAM is the oldest and northernmost town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
Western Australia
, located on the Great Northern Highway , 2,210 kilometres (1,373 mi) northeast of Perth
Perth
. It was established in 1886 as a result of a gold rush at Halls Creek , and it is now a port and service centre for the east Kimberley with a population of 800. Wyndham is split into two areas. The original town site of Wyndham Port is situated on Cambridge Gulf , while Wyndham's Three Mile area is the residential and shopping area of the town. Wyndham is part of the Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley
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Shark Bay
SHARK BAY is a World Heritage Site
World Heritage Site
in the Gascoyne region of Western Australia
Australia
. The 2,200,902-hectare (5,438,550-acre) heritage–listed area is located approximately 800 kilometres (500 mi) north of Perth
Perth
, on the westernmost point of the Australian continent, inscribed as follows: ... Shark
Shark
Bay’s waters, islands and peninsulas....have a number of exceptional natural features, including one of the largest and most diverse seagrass beds in the world. However it is for its stromatolites (colonies of microbial mats that form hard, dome-shaped deposits which are said to be the oldest life forms on earth), that the property is most renowned
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Denham, Western Australia
DENHAM is the administrative town for the Shire of Shark Bay , Western Australia . At the 2006 census , Denham had a population of 607. Located on the western coast of the Peron Peninsula 831 kilometres (516 mi) north of Perth , Denham is the westernmost publicly accessible town in Australia , and is named in honour of Captain Henry Mangles Denham of the Royal Navy, who charted Shark Bay in 1858. Today Denham survives as the gateway for the tourists who come to see the dolphins at Monkey Mia , which is located 23 kilometres (14 mi) northeast of the town. The town also has an attractive beach and a jetty popular with those interested in fishing and boating. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Facilities * 3 Tourism * 4 Transport * 5 Climate * 6 See also * 7 References HISTORY Map of Shark Bay area The Denham area was the first part of the Australian mainland discovered by European sailors
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Carnarvon, Western Australia
CARNARVON is a coastal town situated approximately 900 kilometres (560 mi) north of Perth
Perth
, Western Australia
Western Australia
. It lies at the mouth of the Gascoyne River on the Indian Ocean
Indian Ocean
. The popular Shark Bay
Shark Bay
world heritage area lies to the south of the town and the Ningaloo Reef and the popular tourist town of Exmouth lie to the north. Within Carnarvon is the Mungullah Aboriginal Community . Inland, Carnarvon has strong links with the town of Gascoyne
Gascoyne
Junction and the Burringurrah Community . At the 2011 census , Carnarvon had a population of 4,559
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Salvage Tug
A SALVAGE TUG is a specialized type of tugboat which is used to rescue ships which are in distress or in danger of sinking, or to salvage ships which have already sunk or run aground. CONTENTS * 1 Overview * 2 Modern development * 3 In popular culture * 3.1 In film * 3.2 In television * 4 See also * 5 External links * 6 References OVERVIEWFew tugboats have ever been truly fully dedicated to salvage work; most of the time, salvage tugs operate towing barges, platforms, ships, or performing other utility tugboat work. Tugs fitted out for salvage are found in small quantities around the globe, with higher concentrations near areas with both heavy shipping traffic and hazardous weather conditions. Salvage tugs are used by specialized crew experienced in salvage operations (salvors )
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Geraldton
GERALDTON is a coastal city in the Mid West region of Western Australia , located 424 kilometres (263 mi) north of Perth
Perth
. At June 2015 Geraldton
Geraldton
had an estimated urban population of 39,825. Geraldton
Geraldton
is the seat of government for the City of Greater Geraldton , which also incorporates the town of Mullewa and large rural areas previously forming the shires of Greenough and Mullewa . The Port of Geraldton
Geraldton
is a major west coast seaport. Geraldton
Geraldton
is an important service and logistics centre for regional mining, fishing, wheat, sheep and tourism industries
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Christmas Island
CHRISTMAS ISLAND, officially the TERRITORY OF CHRISTMAS ISLAND, is an Australian external territory comprising the island of the same name. Christmas Island
Christmas Island
is located in the Indian Ocean
Indian Ocean
, around 350 kilometres (220 mi) south of Java
Java
and Sumatra
Sumatra
and around 1,550 kilometres (960 mi) north-west of the closest point on the Australian mainland. It has an area of 135 square kilometres (52 sq mi). Christmas Island
Christmas Island
has a population of just over 2,000 residents, the majority of whom live in settlements on the northern tip of the island. The main settlement is Flying Fish Cove
Flying Fish Cove

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Singapore
SINGAPORE (/ˈsɪŋəpɔːr/ ( listen ), /ˈsɪŋɡə-/ ), officially the REPUBLIC OF SINGAPORE, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia
Southeast Asia
. It lies one degree (137 kilometres or 85 miles) north of the equator , at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula , with Indonesia
Indonesia
's Riau Islands to the south and Peninsular Malaysia
Malaysia
to the north. Singapore's territory consists of one main island along with 62 other islets . Since independence, extensive land reclamation has increased its total size by 23% (130 square kilometres or 50 square miles)
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Hong Kong
HONG KONG (Chinese : 香港, Cantonese: ), officially the HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION OF THE PEOPLE\'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, is an autonomous territory on the eastern side of the Pearl River estuary in East Asia
East Asia
, south of the mainland Chinese province of Guangdong
Guangdong
, and east of the special administrative region of Macau
Macau
. With over 7.3 million Hongkongers of various nationalities in a territory of 1,104 km2, Hong Kong
Hong Kong
is the fourth-most densely populated region in the world . Hong Kong
Hong Kong
was formerly a colony of the British Empire
British Empire
, after the perpetual cession of Hong Kong Island from Qing China
China
at the conclusion of the First Opium War
First Opium War
in 1842
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Cambridge Gulf
CAMBRIDGE GULF is a gulf on the north coast of Western Australia . Many rivers flow into the gulf including the Ord River , Pentecost River , Durack River , King River and the Forrest River , making the environment an estuarine one. The gulf experiences two large tidal flows each day between 7 and 9 metres (23 and 30 ft). The town of Wyndham , the area's principal port lies on its eastern bank at the lower part of the gulf and is approximately 100 kilometres (62 mi) by road west-north-west of Kununurra . Cambridge Gulf is a gulf within a gulf, being at the southern extremity of the Joseph Bonaparte Gulf , in the Timor Sea . The entrance of the Gulf is defined by Cape Domett on the eastern shore, Lacrosse Island in the middle, and the Cape Dussejour on the western shore
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Broome, Western Australia
BROOME is a coastal, pearling and tourist town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia
Western Australia
, 2,240 km (1,390 mi) north of Perth
Perth
. The urban population is estimated at 14,776, growing to over 45,000 per month during the tourist season. Broome International Airport provides transport to several domestic destinations. CONTENTS* 1 History * 1.1 Pearling industry * 1.2 Recent history * 2 Cable Beach * 3 Roebuck Bay * 4 Climate * 5 Media * 6 Sport and recreation * 7 Save the Kimberley campaign * 8 Footnotes * 9 References * 10 External links HISTORYBroome is situated on the traditional lands of the Yawuru people . It is often mistakenly thought that the first European to visit Broome was William Dampier
William Dampier
in 1688, but he only visited the north of what was later named the Dampier Peninsula
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Lloyd's Of London
LLOYD\'S OF LONDON, generally known simply as LLOYD\'S, is an insurance market located in the City of London
London
, which exists inside London
London
. Unlike most of its competitors in the industry , it is not an insurance company. Rather, Lloyd's is a corporate body governed by the Lloyd's Act of 1871 and subsequent Acts of Parliament and operates as a partially-mutualised marketplace within which multiple financial backers, grouped in syndicates , come together to pool and spread risk . These underwriters , or "members", are a collection of both corporations and private individuals, the latter being traditionally known as "Names". The business underwritten at Lloyd's is predominantly general insurance and reinsurance , although a small number of syndicates write term life assurance . The market has its roots in marine insurance and was founded by Edward Lloyd at his coffee house on Tower Street in 1686
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Phosphate Minerals
PHOSPHATE MINERALS are those minerals that contain the tetrahedrally coordinated phosphate (PO43−) anion along with the freely substituting arsenate (AsO43−) and vanadate (VO43−). Chlorine (Cl−), fluorine (F−), and hydroxide (OH−) anions that also fit into the crystal structure . The phosphate class of minerals is a large and diverse group, however, only a few species are relatively common
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The Sunday Times (Western Australia)
THE SUNDAY TIMES, owned by Seven West Media , is a tabloid Sunday newspaper printed in Perth and distributed throughout Western Australia
Australia
. Formerly owned by Rupert Murdoch
Rupert Murdoch
's News Corp Australia and corporate predecessors since 1955, The paper was sold to SWM in 2016. Finalisation of the deal, which included the website PerthNow
PerthNow
, was announced by The West on 8 November 2016. CONTENTS* 1 History * 1.1 Format and circulation * 1.2 Editors * 2 Competition-free status * 3 2008 leak controversy * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 Further reading HISTORYEstablished by Frederick Vosper in the 1890s, The Sunday Times became a vehicle for the harassment of C. Y. O\'Connor and the proposed Goldfields Water Supply Scheme in the late 1890s until O'Connor's death by suicide in 1902
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Angling
ANGLING is a method of fishing by means of an "angle" (fish hook ). The hook is usually attached to a fishing line and the line is often attached to a fishing rod . Fishing
Fishing
rods are usually fitted with a fishing reel that functions as a mechanism for storing, retrieving and paying out the line. The hook itself can be dressed with lures or bait . A bite indicator such as a float , and a weight or sinker are sometimes used. Angling
Angling
is the principal method of sport fishing , but commercial fisheries also use angling methods such as longlining or trolling . Catch and release fishing is increasingly practiced by recreational fishermen . In many parts of the world, size limits apply to certain species, meaning fish below and/or above a certain size must, by law, be released
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