Fire onboard the Ocean Drover – Fremantle, WA.

On the morning of October 9, 2014, the livestock carrier vessel Ocean Drover experienced an onboard fire at the Port of Fremantle. It was reported that 50 crew members were taken to hospital for treatment, and no animals were on the ship at the time.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009330 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009203 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009302 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009207 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009260 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009349 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

Ocean Drover fire 2AM-009158 ©2014 Andrew McInnes. All Rights Reserved.

 

 

 

 

Avon Descent, 2014 – Paddle craft competitors

With good winter rains, the 2014 Avon Descent was a lot of fun to observe. This photo-blog presents some of my images of various paddle craft competitors.

Day 1:

Avon Descent 2AM-004446. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon-Descent-2AM-006953. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-006918. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-006922. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-006841. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007049. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-006857. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-006929. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-006956. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007009. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007060. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007070. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007073. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Day 2:
A thick durable fog and rather chilly conditions greeted the competitors…

Avon Descent 2AM-007079. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007081. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007090. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007098. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007113. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007118. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007123. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

 

Hope you enjoyed this post.

 

 

 

 

 

Avon Descent, 2014 – Power craft competitors

With good winter rains, the 2014 Avon Descent was a lot of fun to observe. This photo-blog presents some of my images of various power craft competitors.

Avon Descent 2AM-007197. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007377. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007353. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-004696. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007256. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007269. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007322. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-004686. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007310. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007402. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon-Descent-2AM-007406. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007373. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007429. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007431. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007437. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon-Descent-2AM-007462

Avon Descent 2AM-007462. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-004631. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-004668. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-004705. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007423. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007475. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-007476. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

Avon Descent 2AM-004733. ©2014 Andrew McInnes.

 

I hope you enjoyed this sampling of power craft competitors; the next post will contain the paddle powered competitors.