Maritime revitalisation needed for shipping and defence

By Kat Wong
Updated November 8 2023 - 5:15pm, first published 5:12pm
A report has found the maritime sector faces a shortage of Australian-flagged vessels and crew. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)
A report has found the maritime sector faces a shortage of Australian-flagged vessels and crew. (Mick Tsikas/AAP PHOTOS)

Australia's shipping and broader maritime sectors have been long-neglected and require revitalisation to meet the nation's economic and security needs, an independent task force has found.

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