Maritime border operations

End of the line for illegal fishers

One foreign fisher has gone to jail and a further 29 illegal foreign fishers from two separate apprehensions have been convicted for breaches of the Fisheries Management Act 1991 (FMA Act) and the Environment Protection and Biodiversity ... Read More →

Vessel Escorted to Hobart

The Australian Border Force (ABF) with the assistance of Tasmania Police will examine a vessel being escorted into the port of Hobart today. A routine aerial patrol conducted by a Royal Australian Air Force patrol aircraft, assigned to ... Read More →

Record penalties for illegal foreign fishermen

In a major strike against illegal fishing, four illegal foreign fishers involved in three separate incidents were convicted in Darwin courts last Friday after investigations by the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA), in coo... Read More →

ABF rescued two from overturned yacht off Cairns

The crew of Australian Border Force Cutter (ABFC) Storm Bay have rescued two people from the water after their yacht capsized off Cairns. Shortly after leaving Cairns on patrol on Sunday 4 December 2016, ABFC Storm Bay received a reques... Read More →

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Safety of staff and the community_PIA from 26 Sept 2016

DIBP is doing everything it can to ensure the safety of staff an… More →

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Please remain patient_PIA from 26 Sept 2016

The action is taking place of school holiday period. We ask the … More →

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Locations of PIA_PIA from 26 Sept

Proposed action is in aviation, international mail, trade and ma… More →