spirit of 1770

’Hit home hardest’: Helping in 1770’s major disasters

Premium Content ’Hit home hardest’: Helping in 1770’s major disasters

VMR Round Hill volunteer reflects on helping out with the Spirit of 1770 fire and...

Captain's acquittal raises questions over prosecution system

Premium Content Captain's acquittal raises questions over prosecution system

Court's acquittal of 1770 captain raises questions over legal system

Charges dropped against captain at helm of abandoned vessel

Premium Content Charges dropped against captain at helm of abandoned vessel

Charges abandoned against captain of sunken vessel

Captain unable to call mayday when vessel burst into flames

Premium Content Captain unable to call mayday when vessel burst into flames

Court hears new information into fire, sinking of Spirit of 1770.

Popular local company in big trouble for no-show

Popular local company in big trouble for no-show

EMBATTLED owners of popular local business in more hot water.

Tourism hot-spot hit as tourists opt out of Gladstone region

Tourism hot-spot hit as tourists opt out of Gladstone region

SUNKEN boat hits operators as international tourists opt elsewhere.

New boat, plane service to take tourists to Lady Elliot

New boat, plane service to take tourists to Lady Elliot

New services pop up in wake of tragedy

Fisherman says he found Spirit of 1770 first

Fisherman says he found Spirit of 1770 first

Boatie tells how his vessel almost sunk in same spot

Spirit of 1770: Stay away from wreck, authority warns

Spirit of 1770: Stay away from wreck, authority warns

Insurers are said to be planning to salvage the wreck

WATCH: Divers discover Spirit of 1770 underwater wreck

WATCH: Divers discover Spirit of 1770 underwater wreck

"All of a sudden this big thing appeared in front of them"

Reef cat fire has major effect on tourism trade

Reef cat fire has major effect on tourism trade

The crew activated their emergency procedures

Police search sea bed for boat

Police search sea bed for boat

Police search sea bed for boat

Footage of burning Spirit of 1770

Footage of burning Spirit of 1770...

Aerial footage has been released showing the dramatic burning of the Spirit of 1770...

First images of passengers

First images of passengers

First images of rescued passengers.