|Photographer:||Clyde Dickens [View profile]||Title:||MILLERS POINT & GOVERNOR HUNTER & idiot||Added:||Sep 26, 2011|
|Captured:||September 26, 2011||IMO:||Unavailable||Hits:||378|
Sydney Harbour, off Bradleys Head.
"His anchor winch has jammed" ... 58129 GT tanker Aral Sea approaching!
MILLERS POINT Acting as forward scout. The primary purpose of the vessel is to respond to fires around the harbour such as small boat fires or bushfires, as well as oil spills. Other roles include responding to emergencies such as harbour collisions and search and rescue operations and transporting marine pilots and other Sydney Ports personnel around the Harbour.
GOVERNOR HUNTER. One of fleet of 18 knot vessels used by Sydney Pilot Service. They are 16 metre aluminium semi-planing hulls, of about 35 tonnes displacement.
idiot. Runabout anchored next to turning buoy.