Filter by content type
KMAX Leader
22 Feb 2024
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority has issued a ‘refusal of access Direction’ to the Liberian-flagged bulk carrier KMAX Leader, effective 15 February 2024, banning the ship from entering Australian ports for 12 months. 
Read more
""
16 Feb 2024
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has published a further three tender opportunities.
Read more
Challenger flight to Antarctica
14 Feb 2024
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has successfully completed the first flight of an AMSA Challenger rescue aircraft to Antarctica, capping off work to increase the range of AMSA’s aerial search and rescue capabilities.
Read more
""
13 Feb 2024
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has announced a rare tender opportunity for Australian storage and warehousing businesses for a contract for the preservation and logistical management of hundreds of heritage maritime artefacts.  
Read more
""
9 Feb 2024
Businesses that offer building, construction and asset maintenance services have a unique opportunity to tender for a new suite of government contracts which have opened on AusTender today. 
Read more
media_release_banner_2_1000x342
30 Jan 2024
A Whitsundays charter boat skipper has been convicted and fined over $15,000, after a successful prosecution by the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions, on behalf of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).  
Read more
media_release_banner_2_1000x342
14 Jan 2024
At 5pm (AEST) yesterday (Saturday 13 January) the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) received a distress signal from a registered emergency beacon, with a position showing between Lady Elliot Island and Bundaberg, off the Queensland coast. 
Read more
media_release_banner_2_1000x342
24 Dec 2023
The fleet for the 2023 Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is gearing up for the 78th running of the blue water classic.
Read more
media_release_banner_2_1000x342
21 Dec 2023
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has completed a major capital works project to restore the historic Cape Northumberland Lighthouse, located near Port MacDonnell in South Australia.
Read more
media_release_banner_2_1000x342
18 Dec 2023
The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) Board confirmed today it will conduct a search for AMSA’s next Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Read more
""
6 Dec 2023
AMSA secures an enhanced future first response capability in the Torres Strait and Great Barrier Reef.
Read more
International Maritime Organization flag on a map of Australia
1 Dec 2023
Australia is delighted to have been re-elected to Category B of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Council for 2024-25.
Read more